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Vear, Gardner Named to GB Junior Teams Coaching Staff

Vear, Gardner Named to GB Junior Teams Coaching Staff

Barking Abbey’s James Vear and Lloyd Gardner have been named to the Great Britain Under-16 and Under-20 coaching staff for the 2017 campaign. Vear, who has been an U20 assistant for the past four years, has taken…

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Imani Whittington Heading to Columbia University

Imani Whittington Heading to Columbia University

Imani Whittington will be attending NCAA Division 1 school Columbia University on a full athletic scholarship for the 2016-17 season. Whittington has been with Barking Abbey since 2012 and has taken a key role in both WBBL…

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Four BA Players Named in Initial GB Senior Women’s Squad

Four BA Players Named in Initial GB Senior Women’s Squad

Four current and former Barking Abbey players have been named to the initial Great Britain Senior Women’s squad for the upcoming camp and tournament in Belarus. Alumni Christina Gaskin, Jamila Thompson (pictured above) and Melita Emanuel-Carr, along…

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Maria Delgado Signs to University of Minnesota Crookston

Maria Delgado Signs to University of Minnesota Crookston

Barking Abbey alumnus Maria Delgado has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend NCAA Division II school, The University of Minnesota Crookston. Delgado graduated from BA in 2015, when she began her collegiate basketball career at…

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Savannah Wilkinson Named to Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year 2016-17

Savannah Wilkinson Named to Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year 2016-17

Barking Abbey’s Savannah Wilkinson has been named to the Molten WBBL All-British Team of the Year for the 2016-17, as voted on by clubs and coaches. It has been another highly impressive campaign for the Great Britain…

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Abigail Johnson Signs to St Bonaventure University

Abigail Johnson Signs to St Bonaventure University

Barking Abbey’s Abigail Johnson had signed a National Letter of Intent to attend NCAA Division 1 school St Bonaventure University for the 2016-17 season. It marks the end of five years at Barking Abbey for the 6’3″…

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Barking Abbey WBBL Season Comes to End in Leicester

Barking Abbey WBBL Season Comes to End in Leicester

Barking Abbey’s WBBL season came to an end with a 70-64 loss at the hands of Leicester Riders in the Play-Off quarter finals on Sunday in Leicester. Matt Harber’s side join Nottingham Wildcats and Westfield Health Sheffield…

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Amin Adamu Signs to Western Wyoming Community College

Amin Adamu Signs to Western Wyoming Community College

Barking Abbey’s Amin Adamu has signed to Western Wyoming Community College on a full athletic scholarship for the 2016-17 season. Adamu, who was unanimously voted the EABL East Conference Player of the Year, helped lead BA to…

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Partners Kent Crusaders Win Division 2 Playoff Title

Partners Kent Crusaders Win Division 2 Playoff Title

Barking Abbey partner club Kent Crusaders claimed the Division 2 Playoff title after a 90-87 win over Thames Valley Cavaliers on Sunday morning at the National Basketball Performance Centre in Manchester. Martelle McLemore‚Äôs potential game tying three…

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BA Finish WBBL Regular Season on High with Sheffield Victory

BA Finish WBBL Regular Season on High with Sheffield Victory

Barking Abbey closed out the regular season on a high with a 70-72 road victory against Westfield Health Sheffield Hatters on Sunday in Sheffield. It marks the first time Barking Abbey have beaten Sheffield in the WBBL,…

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