Friday, 24th May, 2019

Netball

Gray and Stansfield’s ‘outstanding’ percentages lead Hunter United into fifth place

Shooters Abbie Gray and Katelyn Stansfield may have stood out with an “outstanding” 90 per cent shooting accuracy in Hunter United’s 49-45 win over Baulkham Hills Shire, but coach Traci Baber believes the win came down to “the...

Hunter superstars filling Central Coast Heart squads to the brim for Premier League season

Central Coast Heart has turned to the north for its recruitment in the 2018 season, filling both the opens roster and under 20s squad with Hunter netball talents. Four Newcastle women bolster the ranks of...

Fever put 2-point buffer between themselves and Fury after a 59-55 shootout

The slug-fest match-up between United Fever and United Fury climbed into a triple digit goal count as both teams battled to avoid the bottom spot on the Charlestown top grade table. It was Fury that...

Forsythes Business Advisors go ‘back to basics’ as they look to steady the ship

After a languid start to their Greater Open Championship campaign, patience and a back-to-basics attitude has paid dividends for Forsythes Business Advisors. The finals regulars recorded their second win of the season with a 49-39...

Wests 1 defeat Souths Lions in blockbuster grand final rematch after 16-4 opening quarter

West Leagues Balance 1 defeated South Lions as they faced off again in the first grand final rematch of the campaign, but outside of a lopsided first quarter the match was hotly contested. The defending...

Crossfire keep Fever at bay with 3-point win; Heat send Purnells back into third

An early-game injury to centre Krystal Matthews may have dropped Central Crossfire to just seven players, but the team held strong when it mattered to score a 46-43 win over Fever on Saturday. The win...

Watters fall to Heat in table topping clash, drop into third place

Heat have moved into an uncontested position on top of the Charlestown’s senior grade standings after a 46-30 win in the top-table clash against the Watters. It was the Watters’ first defeat of the season,...

Shooters on-form for West Leagues Balance 1 after returning from early holiday break

The early season holiday break didn’t seem to affect West Leagues Balance 1’s shooters as they stormed to a 55-34 win over BNC Whanau on Saturday afternoon. It was the combined efforts from shooter Maddie...

Heat continue red-hot start to the 2018 campaign after early season break

Charlestown Netball's early-season break did little to slow down Heat’s fast rise to the top of the table, as the runners-up from the grand final marched to a third straight win. The league leaders romped...

Souths Lions welcome West Leagues Balance 2 to Greater Open Championship

It may not have been a win on debut, but West Leagues Balance 2 have taken a lot from their first outing in the Greater Open Championship. Although they began with a 29-48 defeat at...