1990 WNBL season

The 1990 WNBL season was the tenth season of competition since its establishment in 1981. A total of 13 teams contested the league.

1990 WNBL season
LeagueWomen's National Basketball League (WNBL)
SportBasketball
Number of teams13
TV partner(s)ABC
Regular season
Top seedNorth Adelaide Rockets
Season MVPDebbie Slimmon (Bulleen Boomers)
Top scorerDebbie Slimmon (Bulleen Boomers)
Finals
ChampionsNorth Adelaide Rockets
  Runners-upHobart Islanders
Finals MVPDonna Brown (North Adelaide Rockets)
WNBL seasons

Regular seasonEdit

LadderEdit

Team Played Won Lost Won %
1 North Adelaide Rockets 24 22 2 92
2 Hobart Islanders 24 19 5 79
3 Bulleen Boomers 24 17 7 71
4 Nunawading Spectres 24 17 7 71
5 Melbourne Tigers 24 17 7 71
6 Australian Institute of Sport 24 16 8 67
7 Sydney Bruins 24 13 11 54
8 Perth Breakers 24 10 14 42
9 Brisbane Blazers 24 9 15 38
10 West Adelaide Bearcats 24 6 18 25
11 Canberra Capitals 24 5 19 21
12 Coburg Cougars 24 3 21 12
13 Noarlunga Tigers 24 2 22 8

FinalsEdit

Semi-finals Preliminary final Grand final
1 North Adelaide Rockets 65
2 Hobart Islanders 68
North Adelaide Rockets 79 Hobart Islanders 57
Nunawading Spectres 70 North Adelaide Rockets 72
3 Bulleen Boomers 69
4 Nunawading Spectres 89 Key: Winning team advances Losing team advances

Season AwardsEdit

Award Winner Team
Most Valuable Player Award Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers
Grand Final MVP Award Donna Brown North Adelaide Rockets
Rookie of the Year Award Trisha Fallon AIS
Defensive Player of the Year Award Karen Dalton Sydney Bruins
Coach of the Year Award Jenny Cheesman AIS
Top Shooter Award Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers

Statistical leadersEdit

Category Player Team GP Totals Average
Points Per Game Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers 24 535 22.3
Rebounds Per Game Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers 24 328 13.7
Assists Per Game Michele Landon Sydney Bruins 24 175 7.3
Steals Per Game Michele Timms Nunawading Spectres 20 68 3.4
Blocks per game Sarah Sullivan Coburg Cougars 20 50 2.5
Field Goal % Rachael Sporn North Adelaide Rockets 20 (119/198) 60.1%
Three-Point Field Goal % Vicki Daldy North Adelaide Rockets 24 (19/43) 44.2%
Free Throw % Sandy Brondello Sydney Bruins 21 (31/34) 91.2%

ReferencesEdit

  1. Final Standings
  2. Media Guide 2014-15
  3. Media Guide 2011-12