Omagh Thunder Under 14’s and 16’s travelled to Newry on Saturday 16th Novermber to challenge Newry Fliers. First to take the court were the Under 14’s who played a fantastic game of basketball. Starting strong in the first quarter and continuing on throughout the game with a steady performance, the Thunder Under 14’s proved victorious over the Fliers with an incredible score of 38-8 to Omagh.

Next to take the court were Thunder’s Under 16’s to face off against Newry Fliers boys. Thunder’s U16’s started the first quarter well but were unable to secure an early lead due to the Fliers challenging offensive play that proved difficult for Thunder to defend. The Fliers kept hold of a steady lead however Thunder were never too far behind and made an excellent attempted to catch up however were unfortunate to do so in the last quarter, giving Newry the win by twelve points with a score of 40-28.