New Kit, New Attitude

Whilst Swindon Shock National team held on to its National league playoffs spot Saturday.  The West of England Basketball Association (WEBBA) Division 1 mens team took 1st place late Monday evening.  After losing their first game in two years to rival Lockleaze Renegades. Swindon Shock went on the road to defeat Lockleaze 71-62 at St Bedes School and now stand atop of Division one with 5 games remaining.  “Tonight we took advantage of the size matchup, and our big guys Pawel and Matt Ford really played a strong physical game” said, coach Colclough.

Up by 20 points Lockleaze made an impressive charge to cut Shocks lead to 6 points before Matt North and Lee Hobbis hit back to back shots to put Shock up 61-51.  A late steal by Antonio Wilburn sealed the game and Shock were able to hold on for the 71-62.  Swindon Shock National play this Saturday at 3pm against Bristol Storm Whilst their WEBBA side rest up for the holidays.shock local