October 26, 2021 | Townsville Fire news

2021/22 WNBL season released

Fire fans – get excited as the WNBL release the 2021/22 season schedule which will see the return to a Home & Away fixture, with 10 games set for the Fire Pit.

Your 2020 Grand-finalists will begin the season on the road for a double header against the Lightning and the Lynx, before heading home to play their first game at their new home ‘The Fire Pit’

The Townsville Fire’s General Manager, Sam Pascoe is excited to have a schedule to share with our loyal fans and members, it has been a long off- season and we know that our fans have been waiting for this announcement, we want to thank them for their continued support and understanding as Basketball Australia, the clubs and the players worked through so many issues to ensure we are able to return to playing a full season.

Head Coach Shannon Seebohm is looking forward to the season getting started,

“Pre-season is underway for the Fire and with 7 of last years Grand-finalists returning we are really excited about getting back at on the floor and chasing the Championship”

” The players are also really excited to be playing at their new home and look forward to having our fans cheering us on”

The JCU Townsville Fire roster for the 2021/22 WNBL Season 

Lauren Nicholson, Sug Sutton, Monique Billings, Nadeen Payne, Zitina Aokuso, Micaela Cocks, Courtney Woods, Steph Reid, Lara Mcspadden and Mia Murray, Development Players; Aliza Fabbro & Carla Drennan

 

2021-22 WNBL Season

  • Ten home games at the Fire Pit ( Townsville Entertainment & Convention Centre )
  • First Home Game December 18th
  • New Years Eve Home Game
  • Grand Final re-match is against Southside is on Thursday December 23
  • Four home games in the final five games of the season

WNBL Season

  • 84 regular game season
  • All games broadcast live on Kayo
  • Saturday 5:00pm game will be broadcast live on Fox Sports and ABC each round

Don’t miss a moment, save the fixture to your calendar here.