Basketball Ireland Player and Coaches of the Month – November

Basketball Ireland Player and Coaches of the Month – November

  • Dec 06,2017

The Basketball Ireland Player and Coaches of the Month for November have been announced this week.

In the Men’s Super League, it’s a double win for table toppers UCD Marian as head coach, Ioannis Liapakis, and player Mike Garrow, have won the Player and Coach of the Month awards. The win comes off the back of a strong month for Marian which saw them win four out of five games, with Garrow top scoring for them throughout the month.
In the Women’s Super League meanwhile, Pyrobel Killester Head Coach, Karl Kilbride, has scooped the Coach of the Month award following an unbeaten run of games throughout the month of November – most notably overcoming table toppers Courtyard Liffey Celtics in the IWA in Clontarf. DCU Mercy’s Tiffany Corselli meanwhile has picked up the Player of the Month award after a fantastic few weeks of games for the Dublin team.

In the Men’s Division One, the Coach of the Month award has been awarded to Ballincollig head coach, Kieran O’Sullivan, who also had an unbeaten run throughout the month, while Marcus Thomas of Fr Mathews, has scooped the Men’s Division One Player of the Month.

Staying with Fr Mathews, and they have two more wins in the Women’s Division One, with head coach James Fleming scooping the Coach of the Month award as his side remain unbeaten throughout all competitions. The hugely talented Niamh Dwyer meanwhile picks up the accolade of Player of the Month.


Basketball Ireland Men’s Super League Player of the Month:

Mike Garrow (UCD Marian)


Basketball Ireland Men’s Super League Coach of the Month:

Ioannis Liapakis (UCD Marian)


Basketball Ireland Women’s Super League Player of the Month:

Tiffany Corselli (DCU Mercy)


Basketball Ireland Women’s Super League Coach of the Month:

Karl Kilbride (Pyrobel Killester)


Basketball Ireland Men’s Division One Player of the Month:

Marcus Thomas (Fr Mathews)


Basketball Ireland Men’s Division One Coach of the Month:

Kieran O’Sullivan (Ballincollig)


Basketball Ireland Women’s Division One Player of the Month:

Niamh Dwyer (Fr Mathews)


Basketball Ireland Women’s Division One Coach of the Month:

James Fleming (Fr Mathews)

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