Former Duquesne women's basketball forward Diana Voynova ('11) led Team Northumbria to its first-ever National Cup Championship on Sunday after a thrilling 66-64 victory over Cardiff Archers. Voynova, who is the team's captain, scored 16 points and pulled down a game-high 18 rebounds.
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The top two teams in the WBBL Championship go head-to-head on Sunday as they battle for glory in the Molten WBBL Play-Off Final at The O2 Arena. Nottingham Wildcats dropped just one game on their way to securing a historic league title, while Team Northumbria proved worthy challengers as they finis
Team Northumbria became the final team to advance to the Semi-Finals of the WBBL Play-Offs after seeing off Cardiff Met Archers with an 81-52 success. Nicolette Fong Lyew Quee top scored with 15 points, while Abigail Asoro added a double-double of 13 points and 10 rebounds as part of a balanced att