Demons seeking to stay on their winning streak
This weekend in the Nivea For Men’s SuperLeague fans are guaranteed an action packed schedule. With some teams revisiting each other for a second time this season, coaches, players and clubs alike will be out to prove a point.
Tonight, the unbeaten UCC Demons will welcome Moycullen to the Mardyke as they look to maintain their winning streak. With the Cork side yet to drop a game and holding the top position, Moycullen will be eager to turn the tide.
On Saturday night, UCD Marian will take on old Dublin rivals Killester in UCD Sports Complex. This is the second time this season for these two teams to clash and as UCD fell to Killester in the season opener, this encounter will see the students determined to come away with a win.
Sunday will see Bord Gáis Neptune make the trip to Dublin to take on newcomers Dublin Inter. The Cork side look as though they have bounced back from their disappointing start to the season as they have enjoyed four wins on the bounce.
UL Eagles will face off with DCU Saints in Dublin.
In the Nivea Women’s SuperLeague, Ulster Rockets will take Waterford Wildcats on Saturday evening while Meteors will host DCU Mercy as the two teams battle it out for local bragging rights.
In Leixlip, Team Montenotte Hotel Cork will take on Liffey Celtics in a bid to continue their quest to the top as Sunday see’s Singleton SuperValu Brunell face the unbeaten UL.
Saturday– Men’s SuperLeague: UCD Marian v Killester, UCD, 7.10. Women’s SuperLeague: Ulster Rockets v Waterford Wildcats, De La Salle, 6.30; Meteors v DCU Mercy, Coláiste Iosagáin, Booterstown, 7.0; Liffey Celtics v Team Montenotte Hotel Cork, Leixlip Centre, 7.30.
Sunday– Men’s SuperLeague: Dublin Inter v Bord Gáis Neptune, National Arena, 2.0; DCU Saints v UL Eagles, DCU Complex, 3.30, Women’s SuperLeague: Singleton SuperValu Brunell v UL Basketball Club, Parochial Hall-Cork, 2.45.