Alnwick & Boulmer hail first victory of season

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Alnwick & Boulmer 37 Bedlington A 30

Alnwick & Boulmer Netball Club recorded their first victory of the season against Bedlington A last Wednesday night at home.

It was a tough and fast-paced game, but the Alnwick side dominated throughout the match to confirm their win.

The play in the first quarter was evenly matched with each player scoping out her opposition.

Alnwick won the first quarter 10-8.

Alnwick dominated in the second quarter with strong play through the centre and accurate shooting in the goal circle.

Alnwick were ahead 20-15 at half-time.

There was little to separate the sides in the third quarter, but again Alnwick won the quarter, this time by a goal.

Alnwick came out even stronger in the final quarter and were determined not to let their lead slide.

With excellent play from all Alnwick players on the court, they celebrated their first win by 37-30.

Player-of-the-match: Holly MacKenley (GD).

Alnwick & Boulmer: Anne-Marie Imeson, Paula Archer (c), Holly MacKenley, Ruth Oldfield, Holly Eggleston, Sarah Ayling, Karen Robinson, Jo Harris, Rachel Convery. Alnwick & Boulmer Netball Club is kindly sponsored by A&J Scott.