Thrilling Action in Schools Netball League

Netball of high quality was displayed in the Bank Windhoek Schools Netball Super League tournaments in Otjiwarongo, Walvis Bay and Stampriet over the weekend.

Windhoek Gymnasium won all their games in the Under 19 Schools Netball Super League.

Edugate Academy from Otjiwarongo were outclassed 50-22, while the g defence of Windhoek Gymnasium also made it difficult for Tsumeb Gymnasium to score, but the tough girls from Tsumeb fought back and managed to pass through the defence several times to score 30 points. Windhoek Gymnasium however emerged victorious, winning the match by 41-30.

In the Under 17 league, Windhoek Gymnasium also demonstrated tremendous teamwork by winning all their matches.

Their excellent tactics, coupled with a g passing game and solid defending ensured wins over Edugate Academy (25-14), Otjiwarongo Secondary School (19-13) and Tsumeb Gymnasium (25-12).

However, the Under 17 girls from Otjiwarongo Secondary School bounced back in determined fashion as they won their matches against Tsumeb Gymnasium and Edugate Academy.

In Stampriet, Elnatan Private School demonstrated that they mean business in this year’s competition as both the U17 and U19 teams won their matches against Windhoek High School.

Walvis Bay Private High School proved too g for the visitors from Rehoboth, Dr Lemmer Secondary School, whom they crushed 37-12 at Walvis Bay.

The next games will be played during the weekend of 4 to 5 July in Windhoek and Tsumeb.

The full results of the weekend’s matches are:

U17 League:

Windhoek Gymnasium 27-14 Edugate Academy

Windhoek Gymasium 19-13 Otjiwarongo Secondary School

Windhoek Gymnasium 25-12 Tsumeb Gymnasium

Otjiwarongo Secondary School 25-18 Tsumeb Gymnasium

Elnatan Private School 28-17 Windhoek High School

Otjiwarongo Secondary School 13-11 Edugate Academy

U19 League:

Windhoek Gymnasium 41-30 Tsumeb Gymnasium

Windhoek Gymnasium 50-22 Edugate Academy

Windhoek Afrikaans Private School 19-29 Edugate Academy

Elnatan Private School 42-31 Windhoek High School

Walvis Bay Private High School 37-12 Dr Lemmer Secondary School.

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Source : The Namibian