Netball

Thu 31 May 2018

Lightning urged to step up in battle with Vixens

premium_icon Lightning urged to step up in battle with Vixens

The Lightning will need to "step up” if they are to earn a place among Super Netball's frontrunners, says Sunshine Coast assistant coach Kylee Byrne.

Mon 28 May 2018

Midcourter a 'very different' player in return to top tier

premium_icon Midcourter a 'very different' player in return to top tier

THE 29-year-old was pitched into the fray by assistant coach Kylee Byrne midway through the second quarter, when the score-line was close.

Sun 27 May 2018

Super boost for Lightning, with maximum points from clash

premium_icon Super boost for Lightning, with maximum points from clash

"IT'S a first for us this season (to win all four quarters of a match) and, hopefully, we'll build from there.”

Bonus for Lightning in hard-fought win

Bonus for Lightning in hard-fought win

THE Sunshine Coast fumbled a lot — but rumbled enough — to claim a bonus point-packed 60-51 win over Adelaide at USC Stadium.

Sat 26 May 2018

Aiken set for Jamaican shooting showdown

premium_icon Aiken set for Jamaican shooting showdown

Last month they were combining forces to help power Jamaica to a bronze medal

Fri 25 May 2018

Full court press have Giants full of confidence

premium_icon Full court press have Giants full of confidence

THEY’VE conceded the fewest goals in Super Netball, but Giants Netball credit that with defensive work being done at the offensive end as well as in the...

Wed 23 May 2018

Bring it on — Fever welcome favouritism

Bring it on — Fever welcome favouritism

WEST Coast Fever are embracing their new-found title favouritism, with veteran Stacey Francis describing their unbeaten start to the Super Netball season as a...

Sun 20 May 2018

Vixens crush winless Thunderbirds

Vixens crush winless Thunderbirds

THE Adelaide Thunderbirds’ Super Netball season of misery has continued in a 72-50 home thrashing by the Melbourne Vixens.

Lightning strike late to devour Pies

Lightning strike late to devour Pies

THE Sunshine Coast Lightning displayed all the fighting qualities of a champion side with a drought-breaking 52-50 victory over Collingwood in Melbourne.

Sat 19 May 2018

Giants shoot four straight to snatch win over Firebirds

Giants shoot four straight to snatch win over Firebirds

The Giants have finished with four goals straight in Sydney to beat the Queensland Firebirds 53-51 in their Super Netball showdown

Wed 16 May 2018

Teams know us better and we need to keep improving: Mentor

premium_icon Teams know us better and we need to keep improving: Mentor

"IT'S all about having that intent and the girls definitely turn up to training with that intent.”

Sun 13 May 2018

Lightning needs wins but wary of feeling pressure to do so

premium_icon Lightning needs wins but wary of feeling pressure to do so

"WE'RE well aware of the fact we need to (get wins) but we don't want to put unnecessary pressure on ourselves.”

Swifts snap giant derby hoodoo

Swifts snap giant derby hoodoo

IT was third time lucky for the Swifts, who finally broke their three-game losing streak against crosstown rivals Giants with a nail-biting derby victory.

Lightning struck down by Fever

Lightning struck down by Fever

LIGHTNING literally throwing away chances of defending Super Netball title after turnovers cost them dearly in nail-biting loss to West Coast Fever

Sat 12 May 2018

Firebirds triumph in ‘absolute arm-wrestle’

Firebirds triumph in ‘absolute arm-wrestle’

The Queensland Firebirds announced their return as legitimate title contenders in 2018 with a surging 59-55 victory over the Melbourne Vixens on Saturday

Firebird feeling hungry after a year out of the game

premium_icon Firebird feeling hungry after a year out of the game

Mahalia Cassidy is relishing being back in action for the Firebirds after missing their entire 2017 campaign due to a knee reconstruction

Thu 10 May 2018

Firebirds gain more ‘mongrel’ with Geitz return

premium_icon Firebirds gain more ‘mongrel’ with Geitz return

THE likely return of Laura Geitz for Saturday’s match-up with the Melbourne Vixens will help Queensland build on the “mongrel’’ they unleashed last weekend.

Premier league test for young rep teams

premium_icon Premier league test for young rep teams

BUNDABERG Netball Association says being in an expanded Queensland Premier League competition will do wonders for its top division.

Tue 8 May 2018

Winless Thunderbirds looking forward

Winless Thunderbirds looking forward

Thunderbirds vice-captain Chelsea Pitman says learning from mistakes, not dwelling on them, is the key as Adelaide looks for its first win of season.

Sun 6 May 2018

Lightning aim to strike at home for first win

premium_icon Lightning aim to strike at home for first win

SUNSHINE Coast Lightning is yet to find its spark in the Super Netball season, but Caitlin Bassett has faith it will come on home territory.

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