Hervey Bay's Isaac Donnell.
Hervey Bay's Isaac Donnell. Valerie Horton

Hurricanes win at the state championships

A HEAVY Thursday evening loss put Hervey Bay Hurricanes' under-16s on a collision course with Northside Wizards 4 at the Basketball Queensland State Championships.

The Hurricanes finished third in Pool D, and beat the Wizards, who were third in Pool C, 51-46 in a crossover match late Friday.

The Hurricanes will play at least two more games - one each on Saturday and Sunday - in the state championships' final days.

Isaac Donnell (pictured) averaged 8.2 points per game in the first five fixtures.

Hervey Bay face Gold Coast Rollers on Saturday.



Students at special school look forward to a new trampoline

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Inmates at Maryborough jail help train more assistance dogs

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