Marlin Coast Netball region hosted the Fowler’s Group Primary School Carnival, today at Cairns netball complex, Martyn St. Cairns.
Forty nine teams representing schools from the region took part in the annual event. Thirty eight(31) teams took part in the Grade 6/7 division and Fifteen(18) teams will participate in the Netta (modified rules).
Whitfield SS were there to defend their title and went through their Pool Games undefeated. They were up against Redlynch school who had to play a few extra games to get to the finals, but were up to the task of the extra games.
The final was a close encounter with the score line goal for goal in the first half 6 a piece. At the break The second half was still even until GD for Redlynch, Katelyn Mahmut, created a turnover which was converted into points. Redlynch went onto take the final 13 – 11
St ANDREWS 18;TAS 17;HAMBLEDON 17;ATHERTON 17;FRESHWATER 12; REDLYNCH 11; COOKTOWN 7.
REDLYNCH(Winners) 15; HOLY CROSS13; ST.MICHAELS11;BALACLAVA 9; TAS 7;ROSSVILLE 4
TRINITY BEACH 15; FRESHWATER13; ST.THOMAS 11; ST.TERESA’S9; GOOD COUNSEL7; OLHOC; 5
TAS KEWARRA 15; ISABELLA 11; MAREEBA 11; ST.GERARD 9;WESTERN CAPE COLLEGE 9; ST.ANDREWS 5
WHITFIELD 15;(Runners Up) ST.THOMAS13; GOOD COUNSEL 11; WEST CAIRNS 9;
TRINITY BEACH 7;YARRABAH 5.