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Success for IOM Netball at Bristol tournament

Manx teams claim first & second

It's been a successful weekend for IOM Netball. 

A squad of 14 travelled to Bristol to compete in the Centre Court Tournament.

Players were split into 2 teams: The Manx Mists and The Manx Mavericks to compete in shortened matches - 14 minutes, 7 minutes each way.

The Manx Mists started strong on day one going undefeated in the 6 games in their group.

Mavericks followed suit in the afternoon coming out with 6 wins and a draw. 

Seven more games lay ahead for both sides on day two as the top four from each group went head to head. 

The tournament finished with a Manx gold and silver. 

Mists took first place, beating all teams bar their Isle of Man counterparts Mavericks, who claimed second following 2 narrow defeats after losing a player to injury.

Meanwhile, on Island the U15s, U17s and U19s Manx Rams development squads had their own competition against visiting side Fenton Netball. 

Fenton took the win in 5 out of 6 hard fought matches. 



FM U17 34 - 30 IOM U17 Development
FM U17 45 - 12 IOM U15 Performance
FM U17 21 - 42 IOM U17 Performance
FM U19 34 - 23 IOM U19 Performance
FM U19 43 - 34 IOM U17 Performance
FM U19 35 - 18 IOM U19 Performance 

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