Pace and skill but Prudhoe on top

Alnwick & Boulmer Netball Club played a tough match against Prudhoe B at home last Wednesday night.

Alnwick matched their opponents in pace and skill during the first and second quarters with excellent shooting from both sides.

However, at half-time, the home side was down by 16 goals to 22.

Prudhoe upped their game in the third quarter and dominated in the goal circles.

Alnwick continued to fight back and made several key interceptions but Prudhoe extended their lead to 29-19.

Prudhoe proved too strong in the final quarter and despite Alnwick’s best efforts, they were unable to claw back the lead.

The final score saw Prudhoe relatively comfortable winners by 43-25.

Player-of-the-match: Ruth Oldfield (GS).

Team: Anne-Marie Imeson, Paula Archer (c), Kate Imeson, Karen Robinson, Ruth Oldfield, Heather Eggleston, Rachel Convery, Sarah Aylin, Katie Cairns.