Rocking the rim with FMBA – Second half of the season unfolds – with Hal Mersereau


The four Fundy Minor Basketball competitive teams are back on the court this week after the holiday break.

The Under 12 Boys and Girls teams have seven weeks before the Provincial Championship on February 22nd and 23rd.

The Under 14 Boys and Girls will play out their season with their championships on March 14th and 15th.

Under 12 Girls

The Fundy girls will head to the Dairy Town on Saturday and Sunday to take part in the Sussex Invitational Tournament


Game 1: Saturday, Jan 11 12:30 p.m. vs Miramichi Tommies

Game 2: Saturday, Jan 11 6:30 p.m. vs NMBA Lions of Fredericton

Sunday, Jan 12 Playoff Round

Under 12 Boys

The Fundy U12 Boys will set sail for Grand Manan on Saturday and Sunday, to take part in a mini tournament. Teams and schedule not available.

Under 14 Girls

Sunday results in Bristol.

Game 1: East Saint John 36 Fundy 33 / scoring: Molly Cook 15, Regan Chambers 7, Sadie Dakai 4

Game 2: Centreville 47 Fundy 31 / scoring: Ella Smith 14, Molly Cook 8

Gene Hoffman Memorial Tournament

The annual Gene Hoffman Memorial tournament for Under 14 girls will be held this coming weekend at Fundy Middle and High School


Friday, Jan. 10

6 p.m. Fundy vs St. Stephen

Saturday, Jan. 11

9:20 a.m. Lancaster vs NMBA

10:40 a.m. St. Stephen vs KV

12 p.m. Grand Manan vs KV

1:20 p.m. Carleton North vs NMBA

2:40 p.m. Fundy vs Grand Manan

4 p.m. Carleton North vs Lancaster

Sunday, Jan. 12

8 a.m. Grand Manan vs St. Stephen

9:30 a.m. Fundy vs KV

11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Crossovers

2 p.m. 5th place

3:30 p.m. Championship

Under 14 Boys

The Fundy U14 Boys which also doubles as the Fundy Middle School team will travel to the capital on Saturday to take part in the six team Bliss Carmen Middle School Colpitts Development Invitational.


Game 1: Saturday, Jan. 11 2:30 p.m. vs Nashwaaksis Middle School

Game 2: Saturday., Jan. 11 5:30 p.m. vs George Street Middle school

Sunday, Jan 12 Playoff Round

Thought of the week

The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary!