Soaring Sarisbury Galaxies beat Fareham Fireflys Jade

Impressive Sarisbury Galaxies sealed a win against Fireflys Jade in Fareham’s All About Netball League under-12s division.

It was a slow start for both teams, with Galaxies taking the lead from the first quarter and just increasing it to 9-2 before the final whistle.

Hennie Burlton was the player of the match and has showed great improvements.

Also in the under-12 league Fireflys Yellow beat Teamforce first team 17-4.

It was Teamforce’s Keira Bennett who shone in the match, not allowing her head to go down and playing very positively.

In the under-13 league Fireflys White earned a 48-3 against Sarisbury Allstars who put on a valiant effort, showcasing some new plays, and coaches Nikki Dunning and Karen Watkins were on the sideline to congratulate their teams on those successes. 

The Fareham Fireflys Lilac and Fireflys Teal match was a closer one, finishing 14-9 to Teal.

Teamforce seconds versus Jellies was a closely-contested game with Teamforce leading the first two quarters.

A push in the third quarter saw Jellies go two goals ahead and then in the fourth Jellies defence worked hard, only allowing Teamforce to score one more goal.

It made the final score 17-14 to Jellies.

Team Force fours held on to a 12-12 draw against Fireflys Emerald.

Elsa Hares and Holly Lock were voted best and fairest players for their respective teams.

This vote doesn’t have to go to the best player but the player that has improved, or shown great sportsmanship.

Devils under-14s are starting to gel together in their first ever season and beat Teamforce thirds 29-14.

Grace Stanley, of Devils, worked super hard in centre and didn’t let one loose ball go by her and managed to turn over more balls than any other player.

Jellies beat Fireflys Pink 38-3.

Devils Red beat Fireflys Orange 25-12.

Amber Chapman, shooting for Devils, was on fire and partnered well with Charlotte Wallace.

Fireflys Blue just beat Fireflys Lime 21-20.

Devils Black improved their score from the previous meeting with Gosport Gators Green and gained their half way point 26-20.