1993 WNBL season

The 1993 WNBL season was the 13th season of competition since its establishment in 1981. A total of 10 teams contested the league.

1993 WNBL season
LeagueWomen's National Basketball League (WNBL)
SportBasketball
Number of teams10
TV partner(s)ABC
Network Ten
Regular season
Top seedSydney Flames
Season MVPAllison Cook (Melbourne Tigers)
Top scorerSamantha Thornton (Dandenong Rangers)
Finals
ChampionsSydney Flames
  Runners-upPerth Breakers
Finals MVPAnnie Burgess (Sydney Flames)
WNBL seasons

Regular seasonEdit

LadderEdit

Team Played Won Lost Won %
1 Sydney Flames 18 17 1 94
2 Adelaide Lightning 18 16 2 89
3 Perth Breakers 18 12 6 67
4 Dandenong Rangers 18 10 8 56
5 Melbourne Tigers 18 9 9 50
6 Australian Institute of Sport 18 8 10 44
7 Bulleen Boomers 18 7 11 39
8 Canberra Capitals 18 7 11 39
9 Brisbane Blazers 18 2 16 11
10 Hobart Islanders 18 2 16 11

FinalsEdit

SemifinalsPreliminary finalGrand final
1Sydney Flames64 (OT)Sydney Flames65
2Adelaide Lightning59Perth Breakers64
Adelaide Lightning66
Perth Breakers68 (OT)
3Perth Breakers83
4Dandenong Rangers68

Season AwardsEdit

Award Winner Team
Most Valuable Player Award Allison Cook Melbourne Tigers
Grand Final MVP Award Annie Burgess Sydney Flames
Rookie of the Year Award Allison Cook Melbourne Tigers
Defensive Player of the Year Award Karen Dalton Sydney Flames
Coach of the Year Award Jan Stirling Adelaide Lightning
Top Shooter Award Samantha Thornton Dandenong Rangers

Statistical leadersEdit

Category Player Team GP Totals Average
Points Per Game Samantha Thornton Dandenong Rangers 18 337 18.7
Rebounds Per Game Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers 16 209 13.1
Assists Per Game Michele Landon Sydney Flames 18 142 7.9
Steals Per Game Debbie Black Hobart Islanders 18 63 3.5
Blocks per game Diana Sadovnikova Canberra Capitals 14 36 2.6
Field Goal % Regina Days Dandenong Rangers 18 (104/185) 56.2%
Three-Point Field Goal % Michele Gubbels Dandenong Rangers 18 (16/34) 47.1%
Free Throw % Kerryn Henderson Melbourne Tigers 18 (34/37) 91.9%

ReferencesEdit

  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20150120114035/http://www.wnbl.com.au/fileadmin/user_upload/Media_Guide/Media_Guide_201415.pdf
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20120318214857/http://www.wnbl.com.au/fileadmin/user_upload/Media_Guide/2011_12/Team_Profiles/10041_BASKAUST_MEDIA_GUIDE_2011-12_WNBL_BACK.pdf