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First Nations Round brings a whole lot of big wins

THE inaugural VNL First Nations’ Round brought big margins to those who emerged victorious from their matches last night. One of those teams was Melbourne University Lightning, who completely dominated the Ariels to win 59 to 41, and keep the Ariels’ winless run in tact. The first quarter of their clash was one of swinging […]

VNL Round 11 preview: Can Peninsula make Waves against Southern Saints?

ROUND 11 of the Victorian Netball League (VNL) takes place tonight as the first night of winter dawns upon the league. With plenty on the line, the mid-table logjam is sure to get a workout across multiple matches. The match in focus today is the clash between fifth placed Southern Saints and eighth placed Peninsula […]

History repeats as Cougars put out the Blaze again

There was a common theme across the results of Round 10 of the Victorian Netball League, and it was the higher ranked side recording small wins over their opponents. In other results, things really went according to ladder position, but were nail biters. The City West Falcons were too strong for the Hawks, while the […]

VNL Round 10 preview: Cougars and Blaze to clash in top three battle

TWO of the Victorian Netball League (VNL) contenders will clash in a massive Round 10 encounter tonight for an evening of ladder-defining battles. Now at the mid-point of the season, seems are starting to play sides for a second time in the 2022 season, and it also marks the second time that the Geelong Cougars […]

Demons and Lightning split points in VNL

A MANIAC second half saw Casey Demons and Melbourne University Lightning forced to split the points in their Round 9 Victorian Netball League (VNL) contest 58 goals apiece. Melbourne Uni was dominant in the first half, but a stellar third term from Casey really made things interesting again. Casey pinched a goal off the very […]

Hawks raise hell of their own over Demons in VNL

IN this week’s Victorian Netball League (VNL) Round 8 Match of the Round, Hawks Netball were far too strong for Casey Demons, winning by 18 goals, 64–46. A dominant third quarter in particular really set up the win, and they were able to maintain it in the last and capitalise on the scoreboard. There were […]

Express train too fast for the Saints

IN this week’s match of the round in the VNL Championship Division, it was the Boroondara Express who were more consistent across the four quarters and earned a good win over the Wilson Storage Southern Saints. It did not even take five minutes for the Express to build a nice buffer, racing out to a […]

VNL Round 7 preview: Can the Saints stop the Express?

BOROONDARA Express are living up to their name as the Victorian Netball League (VNL) Championship side is on the move up the ladder. After dropping their first four games of the season, Boroondara has had back-to-back wins smashing both Ariels (26 goals) and Casey Demons (19) to be back in contention for finals. Their next […]

North East Blaze bounce back to clip Hawks

THE North East Blaze have bounced back from last week’s VNL loss in an emphatic way, defeating Hawks Netball 63-54. The Blaze came into their game with several key players missing from their starting line up. Alex Miller, Ruby Turner and Sienna Allen were all missing for the Blaze. It was goal for goal in […]

VNL Round 6 preview: Hawks ready to swoop against Blaze

AFTER COVID-19 Health and Safety Protocols forced North East Blaze bookend twins Nyah Allen and Sienna Allen to step up to the elite level, the furthest north side will be focused on bouncing back against Hawks Netball in Round 6 of the Victorian Netball League (VNL) Championship division. North East blazed away to wins in […]

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