Pre-season blitz set to raise pulses

Pre-season blitz set to raise pulses

Willetton Tigers return to the court this weekend to start off the 2018 season.

The 2017 Men’s State Basketball League Pre-Season Blitz will be held this weekend, with 16 teams lining up for a fast-paced start to the year.

The State Basketball League teams will play at Warwick Stadium over the March 3-4 weekend as a precursor to the season ahead.

Willetton Tigers will take on WA Metro Men at 10am on March 3, before challenging East Perth Eagles at 2pm.

On March 4 the Tigers will take on Mandurah Magic at 12pm, before taking on other southern side Rockingham Flames at 4pm.

The Willetton Tigers will restart their 2018 having been knocked out in the first semi final match in 2017, losing to eventual champions Perth Redbacks 81-85, despite finishing the season on top of the ladder.