U19 de Vries


Gord de Vries
Head Coach

Tim Farrell
Assistant Coach

Martha Farrell

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Evelyn Shakell, Mike Kirby Award 2024

By Spirits | May 23, 2024 |

For anyone who may not be aware, Mike Kirby founded the Belleville Spirits Girls Basketball Club and worked tirelessly over many years to encourage development and competition through establishing an excellent girls basketball program in the Belleville area. He continues to be a supporter and advisor, both to the club executive and to basketball in…

Charlotte Farrell, Spirit Award 2024

By Spirits | May 23, 2024 |

The SPIRIT Award is given to an athlete who exemplifies a positive attitude, plays to win while maintaining exemplary sportsmanship, encourages her teammates and carries herself with confidence, both on and off the court. Courage, resolution, tenacity are all synonyms for SPIRIT. One player on this U19 team checks all those boxes while always being…

U19 OBLX Provincial Champions

By Spirits | May 15, 2024 |

Last weekend saw the U19 Belleville Spirits travel to the Pan Am Centre in Scarborough for the OBLX Provincial championships. Entering as a 5 seed (in a pool of 😎 Belleville faced #1 London BecomeOne on Friday night. London came out quick and strong; full court pressure, attacking offense, smothering defense. Valiant effort by all…

Spirits u19 girls go 1-1 at home

By Spirits | March 26, 2024 |

By: Jessyka Maliksi  BELLEVILLE – This past Saturday the u19 girls took on the North Toronto Huskies and KW Vipers at Bayside Secondary School.   Being the first game of the day, the girls did not disappoint.   Their first game was against the North Toronto Huskies.  Both teams kept it close all four quarters, but the…

U19 Season Recap

By Spirits | June 1, 2023 |

The Profit U19 team had a successful season by any metric.  We started slowly as we had very little experience playing with one another.  However, we came together, improved our individual skills, and our team play.  We finished the OBL season with 7 wins and 5 losses which placed us in the bottom division for…

Silver Medals for U19x team at Barrie Royals Winter Classic

By Spirits | March 5, 2023 |

Second place finish for the U19x women this weekend in the Barrie Royals Winter Classic U19 women’s AAA tournament. They won 4 out of 5 games, losing by only 1 single basket in the final. The girls worked soooo hard, playing 3 extremely fast paced games today.

Evelyn Shakell blends Mohawk heritage and sports

By Spirits | March 3, 2023 |

  Evelyn Shakell blends Mohawk heritage and sports

U19x are 1-1 in OBL weekend #3

By Spirits | February 23, 2023 |

The U19 McGuire girls went 1-1 in OBL weekend #3, beating the undefeated North Toronto Huskies. The girls are back at it for OBL weekend #4 April 1/2

Spirits Players earn Silver at OFSAA

By Spirits | February 21, 2023 |

Centennial, Nicholson teams both earn OFSAA girls basketball silver medals  

U19 Profit 1-1 in OBL weekend #2

By Spirits | January 20, 2023 |

Final scores for the U19 Profit teams last OBL weekend. The girls are now 2-2 in their pool. Next up: OBL weekend #3, Feb 18/19

U19 McGuire girls go 1-1 in OBLX weekend #2

By Spirits | January 19, 2023 |

Final scores for the U19 McGuire team. The girls played in Peterborough Saturday for OBLX weekend #2

5 Spirits teams play this weekend

By Spirits | January 11, 2023 |

All 5 Spirits teams will be playing a pair of games this weekend as the second half of the season starts with a bang.  

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