Maree Basketball returned to the courts at the weekend in the u-18 National Cup qualifiers which took place at various venues in Ireland.
Maree hosted the u-18 men’s section in Calasanctius College, winning their group with victories over Moycullen, Lisburn City BC, St Vincent’s and UCD/Marian to qualify for the quarter finals. They will play Killester at home in December.
Maree’s women’s team also qualified for the quarter-finals with wins over Ballincollig, Lisburn. DCU and hosts, Liffey Celtics.
The club enjoyed success at an u-12 boys’ tournament hosted by Limerick Celtics at the Limerick Youth Centre, Limerick. Maree had wins over Moycullen, Titans and Celtics2.
Maree u-18: Padraig Burke, captain, Evan Finn, Craig Hansberry, Tomas Mikas, Ryan Murray, Sean Moran, Dale Kelly, Enda Walsh, Cormac Shields, Joseph Henry. Coach, John Finn; manager, Mary Shields.
Maree u-18 ladies, Sinead Hart, Katie Rock, Emer Walsh, Ellen Greene, Fiona Shiel, Catriona Finn, Aileen Crowley, Ailish O'Reilly, Sinead Considine. Coaches, Richie Finn, Una Finn; manager, Verona Crowley.
Maree u-12s, Daniel Arimora, Darragh Beirne, Daniel Burke, Dillon Cox, Cian Donnelly, James Fox, Thomas O’Dowd, Conor Loughran, Stephen O’Connor. Coaches, Josephine Burke, Brendan Donnelly.