Steph Reid signs with Southside Flyers

Published on: Aug 27 2019
Author: FDBA

Southside Flyers have today announced the signing of Frankston Blues junior and now NBL1 star Steph Reid for the upcoming WNBL 2019/20 Season.

Reid returns to the WNBL after an amazing season in the NBL1 2019, with a platter of achievements including; averaging 21.6 ppg, 6.3 apg and 1.6 spg; a league record 50 point game, and taking out Frankston Blue’s MVP award.

She was also a part of the Australian Emerging Opals’ gold medal campaign at the World University Games.

Southside Flyers’ General Manager; Tracey Browning spoke about the announcement.

“The flyers are excited to welcome exciting young point guard Steph Reid into the family.”

“Steph is looking to take the next step in her career and we are looking forward to watching her continued success”

Reid couldn’t be happier to play for the new club.

“I’m extremely excited to play another season in the WNBL with a new team and alongside such a star studded lineup.”

Playing for a South East Melbourne based club means Blues fans will continue to see her around.

“I am equally excited that I get to stay in Melbourne throughout this season so I can continue to be around the Frankston Blues community and continue to coach and grow our junior program.”

You can catch the first Southside Flyers’ practise game at Frankston Basketball Stadium this Saturday night (5:00 pm tip off), as they take on NBL1 All Star Women.

Click HERE to purchase tickets.