Friday, 27th November, 2020

Netball

Claudia Rodwell crowned 2020 Lois and Nola Green medalist

BNC Whanau playmaker Claudia Rodwell has been crowned the 2020 Lois and Nola Green medalist after a spectacular Newcastle Netball season, which she admits was a "very welcome surprise" to end the year with. The...

West Leagues make it three in a row to reclaim fourth as championship crunch-time...

Fourth-place won't earn West League Balance a postseason playoff spot in 2020, with the shortened Newcastle season ending without finals next weekend, but Tracey Baggs' three-time defending champs will enjoy their top-half finish all...

‘We’ve shown what the Lions can do’: Souths strike late to end Thunder’s undefeated...

Souths Lions mounted a stunning fourth-quarter comeback against Nova on Saturday afternoon, shooting 14 goals to seven in the last fifteen minutes to end Thunders' four-game unbeaten start to the 2020 Newcastle Netball season. The...

Nova pull off fourth-quarter comeback against West Leagues in weekend of tight victories

Nova have moved to an undefeated 4–0 record in the Newcastle Netball top grade after the Thunder staged a fourth-quarter comeback against West Leagues Balance in a round of gruelling competitive battles at National...

Souths break late to claim bragging rights in grand final grudge match with West...

Souths have made it three from three in the Newcastle Netball top-grade, coming out on top in a windy 63-point armwrestle with three-time champs West Leagues in the first grand final rematch of the...

Pace-setting UON “playing without pressure” in hunt for Greater Club Championship glory

University of Newcastle are "playing without pressure" in the hunt for Greater Bank Club Championship, and it's paying dividends; Traci Baber's squad has already enjoyed an undefeated 2–0 start to the staggered Newcastle Netball...

Netball across the Hunter cancels August 8 games after latest COVID-19 outbreak

UPDATE, August 8 - 12:41pm: Charlestown Netball has also announced the cancellation of all August 8 matches at the Jack Stewart Netball Courts in a post on Facebook just after midday. "This wasn't an easy...

Netball’s finally back! Newcastle’s Greater Club Series begins 2020 season with a bang

Newcastle Netball returned with a bang this weekend, as the revamped Greater Club Series -- a 'club championship' format to make up for the shortened season -- finally got underway, just a little later...

Abbie Johnson on West Leagues’ 2020 ambitions: “We’re still treating this like a title...

Newcastle Netball may be playing out a different format for the nine-week season -- a first-to-the-finish club championship -- but three-peat champs West Leagues are still treating it just like they're defending their back-to-back-to-back...

‘We just want to make the most of it’: Souths star Narelle Eather already...

After so many years playing, you'd think Souths veteran Narelle Eather wouldn't mind a season break. Anyone thinking that doesn't know the 44-year-old netball star well though; all she wants is to get back...