ESSEX REBELS BASKETBALL
Sportsafe are the proud sponsor of University of Essex based, WBBL basketball franchise the Essex Rebels, formerly known as the Essex Blades
The Essex Rebels are a Women’s British Basketball League (WBBL) franchise based at the Essex Sport Arena, University of Essex Colchester Campus. The Rebels entered the Basketball England National League for the 2015/16 season, winning the National Women’s Cup in their first year.
The Rebels enjoyed a passionate debut season in the WBBL in 2018/19, putting up a spirited fight against tough opposition across the country.
Essex Rebels Head Coach, Tom Sadler, is looking forward to building on their success over the 2019/20 season and strengthening their grip on the league.
The Rebels are no stranger to success.
During the 2017/18 season, the team recorded 20 victories and just one defeat on their way to the NBL Division 1 title, as well as booking another National Cup appearance, along with the Play-Off Final.
The team have also gained back-to-back promotions in BUCS and were the 2017/18 season’s BUCS Premier South winners with a 10-0 record in their first season at that level.
Sportsafe have been the proud sponsors of the Essex Rebels since 2015 and continue to support them to help achieve their long-term goals.
Follow the Essex Rebels success via their Twitter account: @EssexRebels
|27/09/19||Durham Palatinates (H)|
|29/09/19||City of Sheffield Hatters (A)|
|05/10/19||Durham Palatinates – CUP (A)|
|13/10/19||Durham Palatinates (H)|
|20/10/19||Leicester Riders (A)|
|27/10/19||Newcastle Eagles (A)|
|02/11/19||Sevenoaks Suns (H)|
|24/11/19||Nottingham Wildcats (H)|
|01/12/19||City of Sheffield Hatters (A)|
|15/12/19||Caledonia Pride (A)|
|22/12/19||Manchester Mystics (H)|
|04/01/20||Oaklands Wolves – CUP (A)|
|11/01/20||Cardiff Met Archers (H)|
|19/01/20||BA London Lions (A)|
|02/02/20||BA London Lions (H)|
|08/02/20||Leicester Riders (H)|
|15/02/20||Durham Palatinates (A)|
|23/02/20||Sevenoaks Suns (A)|
|29/02/20||Newcastle Eagles (H)|
|08/03/20||Nottingham Wildcats (H)|
|22/03/20||City of Sheffield Hatters (H)|
|28/03/20||Manchester Mystics (A)|
|05/04/20||Oakland Wolves (H)|
|11/04/20||Cardiff Met Archers (A)|
|19/04/20||Caledonia Pride (H)|