Two setbacks for Wolves

Two setbacks for Wolves

It was a costly double for the men, who dropped from fifth place to eighth ” one place inside finals contention.

The team travels to Kalgoorlie this weekend with a chance to return to the winner’s list against the last-placed Goldfields Giants.

Joondalup went into overtime against the Cockburn Cougars away on Saturday after scores were locked at 98-98. But the home side prevailed with a 108-105 victory.

Earlier, the third-placed women’s side thumped seventh-placed Cockburn 80-50.

On Sunday, a meagre three points again ousted the men when they went down 101-98 against fellow top-eight contenders Mandurah Magic.

The Wolves’ women beat the Magic 62-53.