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Face off

Face off

Queen’s College’s competitiveness and all-round dominance throughout the Barbados Secondary Schools Netball League have earned them a place in the Under-13 final against Christ Church Foundation School (CCFS). Thursday afternoon against Coleridge and Parry, the girls from Husbands, St James were exceptional during the two ten-minute halves which saw them come out on top by […]

Major challenge for netballers

Major challenge for netballers

Barbados’ young netballers are ready for the Under-21 World Youth Netball Championships in Gaborone, Botswana in July. After a nine-month training period that started last October, the talented “Bajan Gems” are eager to take on the world’s best netballers at the prestigious upcoming Since the team qualified in first position in August at the Netball […]

Springer Memorial dethroned

Springer Memorial dethroned

Defending queens Springer Memorial will not get a shot at repeating as champions of the Under-13 Barbados Secondary Schools Netball League this year. Coleridge and Parry tenaciously denied the girls from Government Hill with an 11-6 victory after leading 6-1 at the halftime break Tuesday afternoon at the Netball Stadium. Coleridge and Parry advance to […]

Barbados netballers trounce T&T

Barbados netballers trounce T&T

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Barbados made a clean sweep of their three-Test series against Trinidad and Tobago when they conjured up yet another convincing performance to win the final match 44-40 on Sunday night. For the third consecutive night at the National Cycling Centre, Barbados controlled the contest from the outset, made T&T chase […]

Four advance to second phase

Four advance to second phase

Four teams in Zone two have secured places in round two of the National Sports Council’s Pine Hill Dairy-sponsored Primary Schools Netball Competition. West Terrace Primary with a total of five wins tallied ten points to lead the Angela Gibbs and Anna Shepherd Zone, accompanied by Hillaby Turners Hall Primary on seven points, St Joseph […]

T&T not worried about Barbados

T&T not worried about Barbados

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago – Captain Joelisa Cooper has said that in-form Barbados will hold no fear for Trinidad and Tobago when the two sides meet in a three-Test series starting Friday. Speaking against the backdrop of Barbados’ recent impressive outing against regional powerhouses Jamaica, Cooper said while T&T would not be at […]

Young ladies jostling for play-offs

Young ladies jostling for play-offs

As the preliminaries of the National Sports Council’s Pine Hill Dairy Primary Schools Netball Championship wind down, teams are shooting for a place in the play-offs. St Martin’s Mangrove Primary played in a business-like manner with a convincing 8-1 victory over St Catherine’s Primary and followed up with a 5-0 win against St John’s Primary […]

Jamaica smarting from draw

Jamaica smarting from draw

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Barbados defeating Jamaica and drawing the recent three-match netball test series 1-1 in Jamaica, continues to draw the ire of current and former national players. The latest to express her displeasure publicly at the result is Jamaican ace netballer Jhaniele Fowler-Reid. Fowler Reid, who helped her Southern Steel team secure their 11th […]

Wins for St Jude’s, St George

Wins for St Jude’s, St George

Just three games were contested Friday morning when the Pamala Proverbs Zone of the National Sports Council’s Pine Hill Dairy-sponsored Primary Schools Netball Competition continued at the James Bryan Sports Complex in St George. Nine games were scheduled for Friday but several schools were unable to make it. Those young ladies that did make it played their […]