1995 WNBL season

The 1995 WNBL season was the 15th season of competition since its establishment in 1981. A total of 10 teams contested the league.

1995 WNBL season
LeagueWomen's National Basketball League (WNBL)
SportBasketball
Number of teams10
TV partner(s)ABC
Network Ten
Regular season
Top seedAdelaide Lightning
Season MVPSandy Brondello (Brisbane Blazers)
Top scorerSandy Brondello (Brisbane Blazers)
Finals
ChampionsAdelaide Lightning
  Runners-upMelbourne Tigers
Finals MVPRachael Sporn (Adelaide Lightning)
WNBL seasons

Regular seasonEdit

LadderEdit

Team Played Won Lost Won %
1 Adelaide Lightning 18 16 2 89
2 Sydney Flames 18 16 2 89
3 Melbourne Tigers 18 13 5 72
4 Perth Breakers 18 12 6 67
5 Brisbane Blazers 18 10 8 56
6 Canberra Capitals 18 8 10 44
7 Bulleen Boomers 18 6 12 33
8 Dandenong Rangers 18 4 14 22
9 Australian Institute of Sport 18 4 14 22
10 Hobart Islanders 18 1 17 6

FinalsEdit

Semi-finals Preliminary final Grand final
1 Adelaide Lightning 73
2 Sydney Flames 63
Sydney Flames 56 Adelaide Lightning 50
Melbourne Tigers 69 Melbourne Tigers 43
3 Melbourne Tigers 60
4 Perth Breakers 39 Key: Winning team advances Losing team advances

Season AwardsEdit

Award Winner Team
Most Valuable Player Award Sandy Brondello Brisbane Blazers
Grand Final MVP Award Rachael Sporn Adelaide Lightning
Rookie of the Year Award Chika Emeagi AIS
Defensive Player of the Year Award Tully Bevilaqua Perth Breakers
Coach of the Year Award Guy Molloy Perth Breakers
Top Shooter Award Sandy Brondello Brisbane Blazers

Statistical leadersEdit

Category Player Team GP Totals Average
Points Per Game Sandy Brondello Brisbane Blazers 18 357 19.8
Rebounds Per Game Debbie Slimmon Bulleen Boomers 18 226 12.6
Assists Per Game Michele Timms Sydney Flames 18 95 5.3
Steals Per Game Michele Timms Sydney Flames 18 59 3.3
Blocks per game Jenny Whittle Brisbane Blazers 18 50 2.8
Field Goal % Trisha Fallon Sydney Flames 15 (92/168) 54.8%
Three-Point Field Goal % Gina Stevens Perth Breakers 17 (15/34) 44.1%
Free Throw % Sandy Brondello Brisbane Blazers 18 (82/93) 88.2%

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