The Canberra Capitals sit on top of the ladder with two wins from the opening weekend of play with Townsville Fire winning their opening match of the season against the much-touted Boomers.
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The Boomers, Adelaide and Flames all recorded splits in round one to be sitting three to five on the league ladder.
Perth Lynx, Bendigo and Dandenong all recorded a loss in their only games of the opening round.
Olympian Liz Cambage in the Boomers loss to Townsville.Source:News Corp Australia
ROUND ONE RESULTS
Jayco Dandenong Rangers 61 def. by Deakin Melbourne Boomers 76
MAC Adelaide Lightning 91 def. Brydens Sydney Uni Flames 80
University of Canberra Capitals 93 def. Bendigo Bank Spirit 80
Deakin Melbourne Boomers 54 def. by JCU Townsville Fire 63
University of Canberra Capitals 84 def. MAC Adelaide Lightning 77
Perth Lynx 80 def. by Brydens Sydney University Flames 93
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STATISTICAL LEADERS AFTER ROUND ONE
C. WILLIAMS, PERTH LYNX. 26ppg
K. GRIFFIN, Bendigo Spirit 22
B. LANEY, Bendigo Spirit 19
C. GEORGE, TOWNSVILLE FIRE, 22rgp
J. O’HEA, Melbourne Boomers, 12
K. PEDERSEN, Dandenong Rangers, 11
N. HURST, UC CAPITALS, 10 apg
N. NOVOSEL, Adelaide Lightning, 8.5
B. SNELL, Sydney Uni Flames, 6.5
The defending champions in action against Perth Lynx. Sydney Uni Flames v Perth LynxSource:The Daily Telegraph
The match between Bendigo Spirit and Perth Lynx on Saturday at 3pm, will be shown LIVE on FOX SPORTS 503.
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