Ireland women's national basketball team

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The Ireland women's national basketball team represents Ireland in International women's basketball, the team play in Eurobasket Women Division B (second tier of international women's basketball in Europe). the team is coached by Mark Scannell and plays their home games in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght.In February 2010, during the Irish financial crisis, Basketball Ireland announced that it was €1.2m in debt and was deactivating its senior international squads to cut costs.[1]

Squad[edit]

  • Michelle Aspell: Republic of Ireland Bausch & Lomb Wildcats
  • Aishling Sullivan: Republic of Ireland Dart Killester
  • Rachel Clancy: United States Cal Poly- San Luis Obispo
  • Niamh Dwyer: Republic of Ireland Montenotte Hotel Cork
  • Susan Moran: Unattached
  • Lindsay Peat: Republic of Ireland DCU Mercy
  • Mary Fox: Republic of Ireland DCU Mercy
  • Emma Dyer: Republic of Ireland Tolka Rovers
  • Caroline Jane Nixon: Spain Arranz-Jopisa Burgos
  • Stephanie O'Shea: Republic of Ireland Bausch & Lomb Wildcats

Famous players[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Duggan, Keith (24 February 2010). "Basketball Ireland pull plug on international sides". The Irish Times. Retrieved 24 February 2010.