Basketball News & Updates


The Lismore Diocesan Basketball championships were held at Coffs Harbour on Wednesday 19th May. Thank you to convener Tim Whitney for his excellent preparation for this event. Thank you also goes to managers, coaches from colleges, officials and to Lionel Conroy. Congratulations to all students who participated in basketball. The standard of skills and team work this year was high.

Congratulations to the winning colleges . The results of the day are below.

Boys Division 1

1st: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour
2nd: MacKillop Catholic College, Port Macquarie
3rd: Trinity Catholic College, Lismore
4th: St Joseph’s Regional College, Port Macquarie

Boys Division 2

1st: Xavier Catholic College, Ballina
2nd: St Johns College, Woodlawn
3rd: Mount St Patrick’s College, Murwillumbah
4th: St Paul’s College, Kempsey

Girls Division 1

1st: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour
2nd: St Joseph’s Regional College, Port Macquarie
3rd: Xavier Catholic College, Ballina
4th: Trinity Catholic College, Lismore

Girls Division 2

1st: Mount St Patrick’s College, Murwillumbah
2nd: St Johns College, Woodlawn
3rd: St Paul’s College, Kempsey


The Lismore Diocesan Junior (years 7-10) Basketball Championships were held on the 8th and 9th of August in Port Macquarie. Congratulations to all participating Lismore Colleges and all students and managers/ coaches. Thank you to Erin Denham for organising this event and to Leroy Conroy who convened the tournament.

The Lismore Diocesan Junior Basketball Championships is a qualifying event for NSWCCC Titles that will be held next term at Penrith/Hawksbury.

Division Results

7/8 Boys Winners: MacKillop College, Port Macquarie.
                    R/Up: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour.

7/8 Girls Winners: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour.
                    R/Up: MacKillop College, Port Macquarie.

9/10 Boys Winners: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour.
                      R/Up: Trinity College, Lismore.

9/10 Girls Winners: St Joseph’s Regional, Port Macquarie.
                      R/Up: St John Paul College, Coffs Harbour.

Gerard O’Brien Memorial Shield Winners 2019: St John Paul College Coffs Harbour.

Diocesan Open Basketball Championships – 28 March 2019 Coffs Harbour


Round Robin Results Semi Final Draws and Results

Diocesan Basketball Secondary Junior/ Intermediate Championships – 8/9th August 2018 Port Macquarie


Congratulations to the following teams: 9/10 BOYS MacKillop defeated Coffs 9/10 Girls Regional defeated Coffs 7/8 Boys MacKillop defeated Coffs 7/8 Girls Coffs defeated MacKillop

Congratulations to Saint John Paul College on winning the Gerard O’Brien Memorial Shield in 2018.

Thank you to coaches and to the students for the way that they competed at the Junior Diocesan Basketball Championships. The skill and talent demonstrated across the two days was fantastic.

Thank you to Lionel Conroy and Emma Bleasdale for their assistance. View the full results (xls).

Diocesan Basketball Open Championship 2017

Results (PDF)

Diocesan Basketball Junior/Intermediate 2017


Years 7/8 Girls: 1st – St Joseph’s Port Macquarie. Runnerup – SJPC Coffs Harbour. Years 7/8 Boys: 1st – SJPC Coffs Harbour. Runnerup – St Joseph’s Port Macquarie. Years 9/10 Girls: 1st – St John’s Woodlawn. Runnerup – MacKillop College, Port Macquarie. Years 9/10 Boys: 1st – MacKillop College, Port Macquarie. Runnerup – SJPC, Coffs Harbour