NBL1 East All Star Five honours for Hoops Capital duo

August 15, 2023 | Sydney Flames news

Hoops Capital duo Lauren Nicholson and Alex Toohey have been acknowledged for their exceptional NBL1 East season by being named in the respective women’s and men’s All Star Fives.

Flames guard Nicholson, who was also named the Defensive Player of the Year, was named in the women’s side alongside Canberra’s Isabelle Bourne, Manly’s Kimberley Hodge, Albury’s Mikayla Pivec and Newcastle’s Nicole Munger – who took out the season’s MVP award.


While Kings NBL Next Star Toohey, who was also crowned the competition’s Young Player of the Year, was recognised alongside Canberra’s Glenn Morison, Newcastle’s Ryan Beisty, Inner West’s Blake Morrow and Maitland’s Will Cranstown-Lown – who was named NBL1 East MVP too.

These recognitions add to the numerous other awards taken out by Hoops Capital athletes including Jada Crawshaw.