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Olivia Higgins relishing ‘underdog status’ ahead of Newcastle’s postseason Bears rematch

Newcastle begin their postseason campaign this Saturday as they face off against second-placed North Sydney in the last of four scintillating match-ups as the NSW Women's Premiership descends on Campbelltown Stadium for a day...

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...

Invincible Hunters eyeing championship glory as ‘great year’ rolls on towards playoffs

The Newcastle Hunters are enjoying one of their most dominant runs in the Waratah League in recent history. After nineteen rounds, nine on the road and ten on home soil, Shannon Seebohm's league-leading outfit...

WATCH: Rhiannan Iffland makes it six in quest for perfect cliff-diving season

Rhiannan Iffland is on track to become the first diver in Red Bull Cliff-Diving World Series history to win every event in a calendar year, after three perfect 10s from the judges put her...

High-flying Magpies claim season double over indomitable Saints | photos, video

The Magpies have claimed the season double over former league leaders Maitland, battling through the Saints' tough defence and blustery winds to clinch a 4.2-26 to 2.6-18 victory at Don Small Oval on Saturday...

GALLERY: Wallaroos stamp authority on Japan in Newcastle test at No.2 Sportsground

The Wallaroos stamped their authority on Japan with a 34-5 victory in the first international women's test in Newcastle, as 3,912 avid spectators watched on at the No.2 Sportsground on Saturday afternoon. The 29-point victory...

Wallsend keeps pace with leading four after narrow victory at Walker Fields

Wallsend have claimed the spoils of their derby against South Wallsend for the second time this season. The first was a 3-2 victory in their catch-up game at Wallsend Park and this time around...

Short-staffed Central overcome ‘mental battle’ to forge buffer at the top | video

Central have moved out to a five-point lead atop the Monarch Blues Tag competition after defeating close rivals Wests 20-10 at St Johns Oval on Sunday morning. The league leaders, who have yet to lose...

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...

Dominant Hunter associations secure eight blue patches at 2019 Junior State Titles

Netball associations from across the Hunter have had major success at the Netball NSW Junior State Titles, with three associations bringing home winners patches and three more associations securing second-place finishes. Westlakes were the most...