HomeBasketballMerredin's very own Tully Bevilaqua inducted into Basketball WA's Hall of Fame

Merredin’s very own Tully Bevilaqua inducted into Basketball WA’s Hall of Fame

Tully Bevilaqua could have had a career in tennis if not for a determined basketball manager in Western Australia’s Wheatbelt.

The Australian Olympian and WNBA champion has come a long way from playing in the wind and sun on asphalt courts in Merredin to becoming one of Australia’s best-ever women’s basketballers.

But her tenacity and passion for the game, together with some solid hometown support, propelled Bevilaqua to a WNBA championship ring, an Olympic medal and World Championship Gold.

Bevilaqua is one of 11 inaugural inductees into the Basketball WA Hall of Fame, alongside names such…

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