began in the early 1990's as Highfield Basketball Club, playing at Houghton Leisure centre. Since that time we have had
a number of home venues (Whitburn CA, Biddick School, Sandhill View, and Farringdon Community Sports College), and have
run anything from one to 3 male and one female teams, including at various times junior teams in the Newcastle Eagles
organised Central Venue Leagues.
One or two of our notable successes are as follows:
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TYNE MET DIVISION 3
Played 18, won 16, lost 2 league
points = 50!
June 2007 - Under 20 team win the 20 week CVL league for the
3rd August 2005 - Under 19 team finish as runners up in CVL tournament.
A small squad consisting of William Guy, Jas Singh, Neale Holmes, Michell Howe, Jordan Winlow, and Chris Campbell performed well throughout the day to represent SBBC and Sunderland in another tournament organised on the north side of the Tyne.
Division 1 team finish 5th
Division 2 team are 11th
Under 19 team won the CVL Peter Robinson
Trophy (to Dec 04).
Under 19 team repeat CVL win in April 2005. See the Newcastle
Eagles web page under the 'community
section' for details.
1 team finishes THIRD in first division - best ever placing!!
Division 2 team finishes EIGHTH in second division
Under 17's finish as runners up in the Eagles organised central venue league
UNDER 16 TEAM CLEAN UP IN DIVISION
2 OF 'EAGLES'
27 JUNE 2003!
team consiting on William Guy, Jas Singh, Mitchell Howe, Michael Hepton, and
Neale Holmes won every game to take the Division two award today. Another trophy for the Club! Neale also won an award for Good Sportsmanship.
WINNERS OF 2001/2 HANDICAP CUP
SEASON 2002/3 - 5th PLACE FINISH,
TYNE MET DIVISION 1
of Div 2 Knock Out Cup! Highfield 110 Biddick 54
Winners Division 2 P 18 - W 18 - F 1588 - A 811 - D 777 - Pts 54
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