ONE ROUND TO GO IN VU WRFL NETBALL
With one round remaining in the Victoria University WRFL Netball competition, Sunshine has cemented its spot in the Division 1 finals, after defeating North Sunshine.
The Kangaroos needed to win their Round 13 clash to ensure they made an appearance during finals and they did just that, defeating the Roadrunners by 23-goals.
It was a dominant first half that secured the win, with Sunshine scoring 24 goals to five.
Finals contender Braybrook Whitten bounced back from their loss the previous week, defeating Spotswood Gold by seven goals.
Only a handful of goals separated the two teams for most of the game. However, the game broke open in favour of Braybrook, who shot nine goals to four to win the game. The final score was 33-24.
North Footscray won its second straight match, defeating Point Cook Centrals 2 37-22.
The Devils had contributors across the board, with shooter Kirby Smith, mid-court player Keely Goggin and defender Hayley Brennan the standouts.
A powerful second off from Point Cook Blue was the catalyst to their win over Braybrook Priest.
The Bulldogs shot 28 goals to 10 across the third and fourth quarters.
The 50-18 victory was their 10th of 2019. The win moved them into second spot on the Division 1 ladder.
Finally, Point Cook Centrals’ unbeaten run continued Friday night. The Sharks defeated Point Cook Red 62-31.
In Division 2, Manor Lakes had a win over fellow finals contender Braybrook Hawkins. Winning by 16 goals.
It was a consistent performance from the Storm, who led at every break.
With one week remaining in the home and away season, it was a confidence boosting win for Manor Lakes.
Sunshine 2 defeated Glen Orden Brown 42-16. Sunshine 2 restricted Glen Orden to just four goals each quarter.
Point Cook White defeated Albion 32-15 and in the final game of Division 2, ladder-leaders Spotswood Green defeated Glen Orden Gold by nine goals.
6.30pm – North Sunshine v North Footscray
6.30pm – Point Cook Red v Sunshine 1
6.30pm – Braybrook Priest v Spotswood Gold
7.30pm – Point Cook Centrals 2 v Point Cook Blue
8.30pm – Braybrook Whitten v Point Cook Centrals 1
7.30pm – Braybrook Hawkins v Spotswood Green
7.30pm – Sunshine 2 v Albion
8.30pm – Point Cook White v Manor Lakes
8.30pm – Glen Orden Gold v Glen Orden Brown