MWBA - Maritime Womens Basketball Association

MWBA: Spring 2022

Maritime Women's Basketball Association

Six Teams Eye New Competitive League

There are six teams prepared to be a part of the Maritime Women’s Basketball Association.

For more information on the league, anticipating opening in 2022, don’t hesitate to contact the MWBA through this website.

The MWBA is an amateur league designed for women 19 and over and will offer a competitive environment under a well-maintained operation including an involved executive and board of directors made up almost entirely of women.

Interested MWBA players sign up form



MWBA Commissioner Builds Powerhouse Board

Commissioner Tasia McKenna has announced her team for the Maritime Women’s Basketball Association. It is a stacked lineup. Most positions have been filled, with a few remaining spots to be secured. The MWBA is scheduled to open in the spring of 2022 with six teams. Draft scheduling would see a 12-game regular season followed by...
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Former UNB Star Named Freeze Head Coach – And She’s Coming to Play

Leah Bowers decided the time was right to get back into basketball. In fact, Bowers thought the time was so right, she’s getting back into the game in two different roles. Meet the new head coach of the Maritime Women’s Basketball Association’s Fredericton Freeze. And meet the first player with the franchise. Bowers, the former...
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MWBA Brings in Workhorse for Executive Team

Cindy Levesque is spinning plenty of plates these days. And more plates are waiting to jump into the fray. Expecting her first child in April, working as the Acting Manager of First Nations Relations and Organizational Development with the Government of New Brunswick, playing pick-up basketball and – oh yeah – part of the provincial...
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‘Selfless Individual’ Named to MWBA Vice Commissioner Role

Lezlie States of Halifax brings decades of basketball experience to post The Maritime Women’s Basketball Association keeps attracting top level commitments on its executive team. Halifax-based MWBA commissioner Tasia McKenna announced long-time Nova Scotia and volunteer Lezlie States has joined the league as its vice commissioner. ‘Lezlie was the first person I thought about when...
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Want to Play in the MWBA? Here’s Some Options

So, you want a shot at playing in the Maritime Women’s Basketball Association? That is great news to hear. The MWBA is an amateur league, designed to fill an off-season void and provide a place to play for those still involved with various programs and former players still in search of a competitive circuit. Players...
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MWBA Gains Momentum With Six Potential Franchise Sites

The first Maritime Women’s Basketball Association get together – albeit virtually – was a smash hit for those involved. During a Zoom conference lead by MWBA commissioner Tasia McKenna of Halifax, there were six potential franchise owners on the call, discussing a wide variety of topics from budgets to roster construction. ‘It was a fantastic...
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MWBA Commissioner Brings Passion, Energy

Nova Scotia’s Tasia McKenna is the commissioner of the MWBA She’s a teammate, a selfless individual with vision and a remarkable zest for basketball and its nuances. Those are just a few characteristics when it comes to describing Nova Scotia’s Tasia McKenna. She will certainly bring a foundation of strength and leadership with a mission...
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