Honsu Makes History With Win Over Huima

Did Honsu win the Finland Women's Basketball League? After beating Huima by 1pt (65-64) in one of the toughest basketball arenas in the women's league, the players from Honsu jumped up with joy and excitement. Honsu fought during the entire game to stay with Huima and do to excellent play by all foreign players for […]

Elena Reshetkon MVP December

Catz standout player Elena Reshetkon has received honors of MVP of the Naiset Koris League in Finland for the month of December. The 184cm center averaged 20,4 points per game and helped lead the Catz winning their first Finnish Cup championship! Not only did Reshetkon score but she shot 74,2% from the floor and averaged […]

Finland First Weekend Top League Results

Finland kicked off the 2007-2008 season this past weekend. Last year's champions Peli-Karhut is in the 3rd place at the moment but undefeated. Espoo Team has started the season strong with two wins and Äänekosken Huima is maintaining there seat at the top. Standings Week One 1. Espoo Team2. Äänekosken Huima3. Peli-Karhut4. HoNsU Jyväskylä5. BC […]

Finnish League Standings Finnish Cup

Finnish League Standings After 10 games only two teams remain at the very top with only one lost. Catz Lappeenranta and last year champions Peli-Karhut maintaining top position. 1. Catz Lappeenranta2. Peli-Karhut3. Espoo Team4. Helsingin NMKY5. BC Nokia6. Äänekosken Huima7. HoNsU Jyväskylä 8. Pussihukat9. Forssan Alku The Finnish Cup finals teams have been decided. Catz […]

Stephanie Higgs signs with Espoo Team

After news of the pregnancy of foreign point guard Mirka Jarchovska, Espoo Team has signed Stephanie Higgs as a replacement. Higgs played at Georgia Tech and averaged 15,4 points per game. Espoo lost last weekend against Huima and will look for Higgs to help the team make the playoffs. Stephanie will play her first game […]

Team S-Hämeenmaa Sign Freeman and Marlow

Two of the leagues top Americans , scorers and rebounders Kieraah Marlow and Shanika Freeman of the Finnish Women's Basketball League have signed with Team S-Hämeenmaa. Marlow played during her second year with Team S-Hämeenmaa and averaged 22,9 points, 9.4 rebounds and 1.9 assist per game. Freeman last year averaged 17.4 points, 9.9 rebounds and […]

Espoo Team Wins Finnish Championship 2009

Espoo Team 65 – Catz 50 Espoo Team has won their first Finnish Championship after many years of former Espoo team Tapiolan Honka. Tapiolan Honka received silver MEDALS many as four times (1997, 1999, 2000, 2001) however now the gold and championship finally arrived to Espoo. The victory was clear with a 15 point win […]

Finnish Naiset League Standings 2008-2009

Catz Lappeenranta has proven that they are strong in depth. But not far behind is Espoo Team from Helsinki. The veteran team Äänekosken Huima and defending champions Peli-Karhut are tied for 3rd place. BC Nokia continues to struggle in the league with a 0-11 record. 1. Catz Lappeenranta 9-12. Espoo Team 9-23. Äänekosken Huima 7-44. […]

Helsinki NMKY Steps Out Of Top League 2008-2009 Season

The Helsingin NMKY basketball club will forego the 2008-2009 season of the Finnish Womens Basketball League. The club did not meet up financially and due to their economy situation they will however play in the Division I Womens League. As of now nine teams will compete in the league below 2008-2009 Finnish Womens League Teams […]

Carrie Bacon Signs With Huima

Carrie Bacon has come to an agreement to play with Huima Basket for the 2008-2009 season. Bacon is an experience professional who has played in the Luxembourg womens basketball league and averaged 24 points and 11 rebounds per game. Bacon has also spent time playing in the former NWBL league during the 2005 season with […]