Irish Basketball Association Men’s Junior Regional Sprite Cup Finals 1997-98

Regional Finals

DateHome TeamAway Team
North West Region
14.12.1997Longford Falcons88Ballina70
East Region
14.12.1997Kilnamanagh113Cobras Trim35
[References: 1]


Kilnamanagh from Tallaght, Dublin won the Irish Basketball Association Men’s Junior Regional Sprite Cup in 1998-99 with an astonishing 113 points to Cobras Trim (Meath) who scored 35. In the North West Final a high-scoring thriller saw Longford Falcons defeat Ballina 88-71.



[1] Anon. (1997) “A-Z of Weekend Sport: Basketball” Irish Independent. Monday, December 15, 1997. Pg. 32-33.


Thanks to Jim Naughton

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