Warrington GuardianWhelan slams home the Magic (From Warrington Guardian)

Text us your news! Start your message Warrington News and send any photos or videos to 80360

Whelan slams home the Magic

Warrington Guardian: Whelan slams home the Magic Whelan slams home the Magic

A WARRINGTON player was instrumental in leading Manchester Magic’s under 18s to national championships success.

Patrick Whelan, from Culcheth, helped Magic achieve back-to-back under 18s titles with an 84-71 win against hometown club Cheshire Wire in the final.

Whelan also made it successive ‘most valuable player’ awards, after finishing with 18 points.

His haul was made up of six rebounds and six assists, while attaining four out of six from beyond the arc and knocking down every long-range bomb at key moments in the game.

Wire kept it tight but a Magic side featuring seven players from various national team programmes poroved too strong.

Whelan is looking to follow elder brother Jordan on a basketball scholarship in Kansas, USA.


Comments are closed on this article.


Get Adobe Flash player
About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree