THE Douglas region primary interschool competition was held recently at Port Douglas netball courts.
Mossman, St Augustine’s, Miallo, Port Douglas and Wonga Primary schools were represented along with a couple of players from Julatten Primary who joined in for the day.
The rain held off and a great day was had by all. The competition consisted of 7 rounds by 2 x 10 minute halves, with the winning and runner up teams receiving medals. Selectors were also on the lookout to name a Peninsula Squad to represent Douglas in the School Peninsula trials due to to be played in a few weeks.
Congratulations to the School Peninsula Netball Squad for 2012: Sascha Lowenstein-jones, Sophie O’gorman-petrack, Piper Adams, Lauren Sciacca, Ella Dodds, Nicky Samson, Bonnie Francis, Jemma Fasano, Cartier Bennett, Jasmine Kirk, Lana Baxter, Tian Mclean, Aleesha Viola and Cian Danskn.
The competition for the day ended with a 3 way tie, Port Douglas A won with the highest goal average, second was Mossman, Third Saints A, followed by Wonga, Miallo, Port B and Saints B.
Thanks to Sports Teachers Deanne Hoy, Laura Bernie, Parents, Volunteer Umpires, Rod Woods in the Canteen and the Douglas Netball Association for coming together and putting on a great day of netball. The day finished with well deserved icy poles to all the players who showed great sportsmanship and behaviour in hot conditions.
It’s not to late to sign on for Junior or Senior Netball, please contact Sharon Beechey 4098 1565, Treveen
0438 120855 or email stay@ beachterraces.com.au, you can enter a team or sign on individually in either competition.
Games are played at Port Courts on Tuesdays starting around the 27th March ages from 8 years on are invited to join. Beginners of all age groups are welcome.
Peninsula Squad: (back Row)aleesha Viola, Piper Adams, Lauren Sciacca, Bonnie Francis, Cartier Bennett, Sophie Ogorman-petrack, Sascha Lowenstein-jones, Ella Dodds. (Front Row) Cian Danskn, Jasmine Kirk, Tiah Mclean, Jemma Fasano, Nicky Samson