Monday, 16th September, 2019

Netball

Rodger and McManus crucial in defensive masterclass from leading West Leagues Balance 1

It was a battle between West Leagues Balance 1 and South Lions’ defensive outfits at National Park as the Open Championship returned from the holiday break with a bang. On one end of the court...

Simpson leads from the front as Diamonds oust Camden, gun for playoff spot

After a competition bye round last week, the Hunter United Diamonds have returned to the court firing on all cylinders, ousting seventh placed Camden District by two goals at the Genea Netball Centre. It was...

Sam Poolman, Katie Ebzery and Amy Harrison combine to give future stars lessons on...

Now, with the rise of competitions like the Super Netball, the W-League, the Women's National Basketball League and even the AFL Womens in the past two years, doors are opening all over the country...

United fall four goals short against Eastwood Ryde as season continues dour turn

Hunter United Emeralds have been defeated by another short margin in the Dooley’s Metro League, as the competitive squad continues to fall victim to the rub of the green. It’s been the tale of the...

Hunter netball star designs artworks for Giants Indigenous Round dress

When GWS Giants star keeper Sam Poolman arrived at Krystal Dallinger’s school to tell her she would have the chance to design the club’s Indigenous Round dress, the young netballer admits there were “a...

League leaders Heat capitalise on ‘flow’ to beat Watters in table-topping match

Heat have stretched their undefeated streak in Charlestown’s A Grade to eleven straight with a 55-29 victory over second-placed Watters. The 26-goal win puts a four point buffer between Heat and the chasing Watters squad,...

‘Outstanding’ Cullen the key for Wests 2 in single-goal thriller against Souths Pride

West Leagues Balance 2 secured an “extremely important” 39-38 win over Souths Pride in the Greater Open Championship, moving four points clear of last place in the competition standings. It was a particularly crucial match...

Sam Poolman set to notch half-ton appearance milestone in Super Netball

NEWCASTLE’S queen of netball Sam Poolman is set to a major milestone as she records her 50th appearance in the Suncorp Super Netball. Fittingly, Poolman and the Greater Western Sydney Giants are set to line up on...

Diamonds recover eleven goal deficit to claim third win of the season

IT MAY have taken falling to an 1-to-12 deficit in the opening quarter, but Hunter United have kicked into high gear in the Metro League third division. Guided by the shooting partnership of Krystal Dallinger...

Central Crossfire back into third place after 40-36 victory over United Sass

Central Crossfire has been dealing with injuries and knocks “across the court” according to coach Katherine Johnson, but despite that the squad pulled out a four goal win over United Sass to move into...