Perth Lynx vs Bendigo Spirit – Sunday Preview
The Perth Lynx face the Bendigo Spirit at the Bendat Basketball Centre on Sunday.
Perth are now in a must-win situation for the remainder of the season, to give themselves any chance of playing post-season basketball.
Bendigo sit one position behind the Lynx with one less win to there name, however, they’re on a two-game win streak.
The Spirit will be familiar with the Lynx, boasting former starts Tessa Lavey and Carley Ernst (formerly Mijovic), as well as young gun Shyla Heal.
Ernst leads the team in scoring, closely followed by Heal.
Kelly Wilson leads the team in assists with 5.8 per game.
Katie Ebzery is the Lynx team-high scorer with 15.7 per game.
Lynx players will be donating $8 from every point scored on Sunday to the Red Cross Disaster Relief Fund, while the club will also donate $200 for every three-pointer.
The Perth Lynx have also created a special online auction of rare memorabilia and experiences, with all money raised going to the bushfire appeal. Start bidding!