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Sponsor for Cheshire Phoenix

Sponsor for Cheshire Phoenix

For the second year running, Swansway Chester Jeep are sponsoring Cheshire Phoenix basketball team, who are delighted with their brand new Jeep Renegade Swansway Chester Operation Director, Andrew Wakelin, was…

Phoenix sign Quincy Taylor

Phoenix sign Quincy Taylor

Cheshire Phoenix has signed American point guard Quincy Taylor, something of a coup for the basketball team. Taylor started his college career at the University of Alabama  before transferring to Longwood University…

Cheshire Phoenix resign sponsor

Cheshire Phoenix resign sponsor

Your Housing Group, one of the UK’s largest social housing providers, has announced it will be Cheshire Phoenix Basketball team’s principal sponsor for a third year. Your Housing Group owns and manages…

Cheshire Phoenix lose coach

Cheshire Phoenix lose coach

Cheshire Phoenix has announced that John Coffino will not be returning as head coach next season. He will be replaced by former head coach John Lavery. Coffino’s departure is thought to…

MBNA backs Phoenix’s health programme

MBNA backs Phoenix’s health programme

A Cheshire Phoenix Basketball Club project that uses basketball to encourage schoolchildren to lead healthier lifestyles has received the backing of Chester-based MBNA. The ‘Hoops 4 Health’ programme, delivered in primary schools…

Cheshire Phoenix promote healthy living

Cheshire Phoenix promote healthy living

School pupils at Utkinton and Huxley Primary Schools are benefitting from healthy lifestyle programme Hoops 4 Health. Hoops 4 Health is the British Basketball League’s national community programme, combining basketball coaching with…

Phoenix re-sign Chris Pearce

Phoenix re-sign Chris Pearce

Cheshire Phoenix have re-signed Chris Pearce. Pearce made himself a firm fan favourite during his first season with the Nix last year thanks to his willingness to run all day…

Cheshire Phoenix aid health campaign

Cheshire Phoenix aid health campaign

Players from the Cheshire Phoenix basketball team have been visiting primary schools; thanks to a Healthy Heart grant from Heart Research UK and sandwich franchise Subway, teaching young children how…

Phoenix sign the ‘Sultan of Swat’

Phoenix  sign the ‘Sultan of Swat’

Cheshire Phoenix have unveiled exciting young forward Yannick Crowder as their latest recruit for the 2013/14 BBL Championship campaign. Standing 6ft 8ins, the 22-year-old from Stone Mountain, Georgia earned the…

Phoenix sign forward Calvin Clemmons

Phoenix sign forward Calvin Clemmons

John Lavery’s summer recruitment campaign continues apace after he confirmed the signing of 6ft 8ins power forward/centre Calvin Clemmons. The 30-year-old hard rebounding court general from Charlotte, North Carolina graduated…

Phoenix bring Robbie Peers back as Director of Basketball

Phoenix bring Robbie Peers back as Director of Basketball

The Cheshire Phoenix have announced the return of one of the greatest Head Coaches in BBL history – Robbie Peers – to form a dream team with Head Coach John…

Bridgewater U14s crowned National Basketball Champions 2013

Bridgewater U14s crowned National Basketball Champions 2013

Warrington’s Bridgewater High’s U/14s became the Dynamic National Basketball champions following the finals day held last Sunday at the Nottingham Wildcats Arena. A bus with parents, staff and pupils travelled…

Cheshire Phoenix: The hard work starts now

Cheshire Phoenix: The hard work starts now

Basketball fans in Cheshire pulled off a minor miracle when they rallied round to save the then-Jets franchise from extinction earlier this…

Cheshire Phoenix Summer Camp

Cheshire Phoenix Summer Camp

Cheshire Phoenix have announced the club will once again hold its hugely popular summer camp. This is the 27th year of the Cheshire Phoenix Summer Camp with over 200 campers…

Cheshire Phoenix edge Lions in London thriller

Cheshire Phoenix edge Lions in London thriller

Gabe Haskins produced a last-gasp basket to pull Cheshire Phoenix to a vital 88-87 win over London Lions on Friday night.…

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