8/9 Knock Out Netball

On Friday August 2nd the Yorke Peninsula 8/9 Knock Out Netball travelled to Trinity College, Gawler to participate in the Zone competition. Central Yorke School had four students who were selected in the team: Alice Burrows, Georgia Hasting, Tammie Littlewood and Hilary Longstaff.

The team played five games throughout the day and had wins against Kadina Memorial School, Nuriootpa, Faith Lutheran, and St Marks Port Pirie. The team had one loss to Trinity College and finished in second position overall. Pictured is the happy team after their win to Nuriootpa placed them 2nd.

Open Girls

The Open girls team finished in 3rd position with 2 wins, 2 losses and 1 draw. The girls lost the first match to Trinity College by 12 goals. Defeated St Mark’s by 4 goals in game 2 and then had an entertaining draw against Faith Lutheran. In the final two matches of the day, the side defeated Kadina (41-11) and then lost to Nuriootpa (34-25).

Thank You’s

Thank you to the parents who scored and timed throughout the day and to Janine Burrows who umpired the 8/9 team. A big thank you to Shayla Vince (Open team) and Lauren Smith (8/9 team) who coached and organised the selection nights and training sessions for the girls prior to the event.