Netball: Dunmow Crests return to winning form

23:01 21 January 2014

Dunmow Crests A team returned to winning form this week, with a 21-19 victory against a strong Wilvale Falcons team.

Despite going behind in the first quarter, the Crests kept their nerve and pulled back to level the match by the end of the first half, due in part to consistent work by their shooters. With some excellent defence work from player of the match, Amanda Tyler, and passes kept short and precise to counter the poor weather conditions, the team put in a good performance to restore their winning ways.

Crests B team put up a strong fight against Essex Properties. The score was kept close over the first half, with some great defensive interceptions by Hannah Roberts Harland, and player of the match Marie Barr. Despite Essex pulling away in the second half to a 28-17 victory, Crests showed some great play in tricky weather.

Crests C team had an excellent 18-4 win against Wolves Black. A combination of strong shooting, plus timely interceptions to ensure they maintained possession led to a comfortable victory.

Anyone interested in joining the club should contact enquiries@dunmowcrests.co.uk. Training is 7.30-8.30pm every Monday at Dunmow Leisure Centre.

0 comments

More news stories

Doctor listening to his patient talking about her illness

Uttlesford residents will be able to ask questions of NHS board members at a serious of public meetings due to be held across West Essex, with the first taking place in Saffron Walden on Thursday (May 28).

Yesterday, 08:00
Dance success

More than 120 dancers in Dunmow are celebrating after passing their exams.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Travelling farm visits Dunmow school

Betty Spaghetti, Cherry, Wasabi and Wally were on the register at Dunmow St Mary’s Primary School last month.

Saturday, May 23, 2015
Reporter picture

A Dunmow gift manufacturer is to expand to cope with its increased demand.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dunmow Broadcast e-edition today E-edition

Most read stories