First win for Georgeham in North Devon Netball League

09:20 27 March 2014

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GEORGEHAM Rocks picked up their first win at their 11th attempt in division three of the North Devon Netball League.

Sarah Tucker controlled the mid-court from the start and Gemma Adams linked well with Laura Knapman to convert a number of goals.

Venners Misfits were close throughout but Georgeham maintained their momentum and positivity to win 24-21.

Also in division three, Carol Anne Quartz inflicted a first defeat this season on Chivenor Netters.

Quartz started strongly with accurate shooting from Holly Sherborne and although Chivenor fought back and Liezel Hugo defended very well they couldn’t catch up.

In division four, North Devon Homes took an early lead against Venners Pythons with Maxine White netting several long shots.

Pythons managed to keep up after the first quarter but were unable to close the gap.

Ellie Carter was once again on form for Carol Anne Jets and Steph Northcott lead Hartland Harriers to victory.

Titans Voyager caused an upset in division two, beating title contenders Bude Stars 39-37.

Helen Rogers read the game well and closed down space to prevent Bude from playing at their normal pace.

Millie White was superb yet again for Titans Pluto as they defeated Venners Shooting Scones. Pluto now top the division but club-mates Jupiter have a game in hand.

RESULTS

Division 1

Carol Anne Diamonds 60 (Kelly Hawkings), Carol Anne Sapphires 23 (Laura Manley); Frank Heard’s Heffers 31 (Ali Weller), Woolacombe Bay Holiday Parks 24 (Mary Foster).

Division 2

Titans Pluto 43 (Millie White), Venners Bakery Shooting Scones 25 (Vikki Oliver); Titans Voyager 39 (Helen Rogers), Bude Stars 37 (Kate Gunning); Carol Anne Emeralds 30 (Lydia Clements), Carol Anne Rubies 0 (Cheryl Manning).

Division 3

Carol Anne Quartz 34 (Holly Sherborne), Chivenor Netters 18 (Leizel Hugo); Georgeham Rocks 24 (Sarah Tucker), Venners Bakery Misfits 21 (Lisa Cetinkaya).

Division 4

North Devon Homes Stars 33 (Maxine White), Venners Bakery Pythons 24 (Katie Hevingham); Carol Anne Jets 42 (Ellie Carter), Carol Anne Amethysts 25 (Sarah Prentice); Hartland Harriers 28 (Steph Northcott), Venners Bakery Dodging Donuts 16 (Lucy Friend).

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