Netball


GEORGE Bar & Grill claimed a superb win over second-in-the-table Waterside to edge closer to the top three in the Premier Division.   Premier Division Waterside 38 George Bar & Grill 43 Despite a slow start for both teams, Waterside gathered their energy and pulled away with excellent control of the ball. Jenny Ayles (WD) …

Wyke Smugglers jumped above their opponents Buglers into third place in Division One of the South West Dorset Netball League thanks to some superb defensive pressure and equally impressive attacking.   Division One Buglers 30 Wyke Smugglers 36 The teams were evenly-matched in the middle of the first quarter, but Smugglers upped their game, and …

Premier Division Bay Fencing & Landscaping 22 GW Electrical 32 GW Electrical claimed a good win over basement side Bay Fencing & Landscaping to edge closer to Saints Security in fifth. GW defenders, Caroline Goode (GK) and Laura Osbourne (GD) made an effective team, working hard to secure interceptions and they took a one-goal lead …

Premier Division Belle Construction 52 George Bar & Grill 37 Belle stayed at the top of the league with a hard-earned victory over fourth-placed George Bar & Grill. Belle started strongly, with impressive shooting earning them an early lead but George managed to up their game in the final minutes of the first quarter to lower …

Division One Buglers 29 OTC 36 SECOND-PLACED OTC kept up the pressure on leaders Gungho Marketing after beating Buglers. Buglers got off to a great start with a crucial interception in OTC’s D ensuring they scored the first goal. OTC showed their skill around the D to give their shooters every opportunity to score and …

THE final matches of the Honiton Netball Winter League have been completed. Sidmouth Chicks had everything to play for against last year’s Division One Winter Season winners: Hi Q. A win would give Chicks the three points they needed in order to be named as this year’s winners, however it was not to be as …

Team Bath Netball continued their preparations for the 2018 Vitality Netball Superleague season with three encouraging performances at the inaugural Springfree Super Fours tournament. The round-robin competition was hosted by Surrey Storm and also featured Scottish franchise UWS Sirens and Benecos Mavericks, who took the title after edging out Team Bath 42-39 in the final …

Team Bath’s Kadeen Corbin strengthened her claim for Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games selection with some stand-out performances for England against Malawi Queens. England head coach Tracey Neville described Corbin’s shooting as “world class” after her ‘Player of the Match’ display inspired the Roses to a hard-fought 66-60 victory over the tourists in their opening …