Cougars pounce on wounded Crocs
COUGARS pounced again this week and took a strong win with a straight 30-10 over Crocs 1.
Both the Cougars and Crocs started out with low scoring but by the second quarter both teams were away. The Cougars’ Nichelle Pitts impressing shooting dominated the last quarter awarding her the players’ choice award.
And the Cougars’ Cassie Cairns and Gemma Williams were awarded best and fairest for their midcourt and defensive work.
The second Division 1 game of the night saw the Young Guns take the win over Rattle ’n’ Hum 47-18. The Guns won each quarter, utilising their defensive players and with the midcourt bringing it down to the attacking end.
Megan Pooley from Rattle and the Guns’ Jarney Tho- mas were named best and fairest. Rochelle Miller, attacking Young Guns’ player was awarded best and fairest.
Ring Ins claimed a victory this week over Gunnars 10-4. Ring Ins lead each quarter but Gunnars came back fighting in the last quarter. The Players’ choice was awarded to Gunnars’ defensive player Casey Kemp.
Jets took on Crocs 2 this week and came out with a 35-22 win. Best and fairest was awarded to midcourt player Natalie Castro from Crocs 2.
Bits ’n’ Pieces had a win this week over Breakers 17-5. As they lead each quarter, they took the final lead in the last by doubling their score. The Players’ choice was awarded to the Breakers’ Leanna Lomas and best and fairest, from Bits ’n’ Pieces, Kacie Leathwaite.