Netball’s semi finalists decided
The four teams to battle for the title of Mid Canterbury Netball’s best for 2017 have been decided.
Mid Canterbury Netball’s premier competition heads into its business end on Thursday night, with the semi-finals seeing unbeaten Celtic A taking on Methven A, and Ashburton College A taking on Hampstead A.
In last week’s final round, College A and Methven A squared off in a must-win match if they were to avoid frontrunners Celtic A in the semis, and College A came out on top, winning 29-25.
Hampstead sealed their place in the semi-finals with a 31-18 win over United A, while in the remaining match of the round Celtic A maintained their winning form with a strong 38-24 win over Southern A.
Celtic A and Methven A will play semi-final one at 6.30pm on Thursday at the EA Networks Centre, with College A and Hampstead A to follow at 7.30pm.
Meanwhile in Selwyn, Lincoln A is continuing its strong season after three games in the final round, producing a convincing 86-26 win over West Melton A on Saturday.
Second placed Greenpark A were too good for Halswell A, winning 68-43, while Broadfield A beat Southbridge A 65-32.
The next round features a top of the table clash between Lincoln A and Greenpark A, while Southbridge A play West Melton A and Broadfield A take on Halswell A.