Moe prospects discover gold

MOE Basketballer Association’s Brock Smith, Harry Pepper, Wade Anderson, Rhys Anderson, Aimy Freeman and Charlize Bird represented Victoria Country at the Australian Country Junior Basketball Cup in January.

Clubmate Elise Demczuk also pulled on a Victorian singlet at the Southern Cross Challenge.

Wade and Brock’s Goldminers side played off against Harry’s Bushrangers for gold in the under 16 division with the latter taking home the spoils 83-65.

Brock led the Goldminers’ scoring in the final with 15 individual points.

Rhys played off for gold but lost a close match to NSW country 69-62 in the under 18 division.

Harry and Jacob were both selected to represent country Australia in New Zealand over Easter.