Monday, 24th February, 2020

Netball

BNC deliver Forsythes first loss of the season as finals door slams shut on...

BNC have done what no other team has been able to this season, knocking over league leaders Forsythes in the second last round. In a cruel twist of fate, however, the Whanau squad will...

Sam Poolman’s ever-growing Aspire program adds new area expansions in third year

Sam Poolman's development program Aspire is set to expand again in its third year, with Tamworth and Wyong joining the academy family in 2019. As well as the new joiners, Poolman confirmed all associations from...

‘Our job’s not done’: Hunters climb out of danger zone with Illawarra victory –...

A late-game comeback for Hunter against table rivals Illawarra has kept the young roster floating three points clear of the Metro League drop-zone with just five rounds left in Netball NSW's state competition. Hunter slipped...

‘On song’ shooters lift Nova to vital victory as postseason picture sharpens – photos

The Greater Open Championship's postseason picture has become a little clearer after Nova staged a successful second-half fight back against finals rivals BNC as Newcastle Netball celebrated its first Indigenous Round on Saturday afternoon. Last...

Newcastle Netball to celebrate first-ever Indigenous Round this weekend

Newcastle Netball is set to celebrate its inaugural Indigenous Round this Saturday with Greater Open Championship and Greater 23s teams to wear artwork-adorned bibs for the event, the association announced this week. The association will...

Charlestown Netball raises more than $3,800 for Ronald McDonald House with crazy sock day

Charlestown Netball's crazy sock day during Round 12 on Saturday was again a rousing success, with the association raising more than $3,800 through red-and-white sock sales to be donated to Ronald McDonald House. Teams across...

Hunter trio share stories of resilience, strength with young sports stars at education seminar

Nearly one hundred young female sports stars and their parents from the Hunter region hung on every word at Hunter Sports High's gymnasium as Cassidy McLean, Gema Simon, and Sam Poolman shared their stories...

Nova push Championship pacesetters to the limit with electric second-half surge

They may not have scored a victory against the high-flying pacesetters, but Nova's 49-50 loss to Forsythes on Saturday afternoon at National Park has still sent a resounding message to the league as the...

Meet Gema Simon, Cassidy McLean and Sam Poolman at girls sport education seminar

Young women playing sport across Newcastle and the Hunter will have a chance next week to listen to and speak to World Cup superstar Gema Simon, Super Netball veteran Sam Poolman, rising WNBL talent...

State league to wear Heart star Tarsha Hawley’s design for historic Indigenous round

The Netball NSW Premier League is set to celebrate Indigenous Round for the first time this week, with all eight teams heading out onto the courts on Thursday evening proudly wearing Tarsha Hawley's artwork...