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Navarro, Norton give Police winning start

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Jabloteh’s GK Nicole Hospedales, left, successfully defends a lob pass from TSTT’s GS Sophia Harper, during the All Sectors Netball League between San Juan Jabloteh and TSTT at Maloney Indoor Facility, Maloney

Jeselle Navarro and Giselle Norton combined for 31 goals to lead defending champions Police to a 36-29 win over Las Lomas in the Championship Division of the 28th edition of the Courts All Sectors Netball League at the Centre of Excellence, Macoya on Thursday night.

Navarro tallied 18 goals from 25 attempts, and Norton added 13 from 19, while Kaysha Duncan, chipped in with five from ten attempts for the winners who led 10-8 at the first-quarter stop before they were pulled back to 18-18 at the half-time whistle, only to open a 26-23 third quarter cushion.

On the other hand, Raquel Russell had a team-high 20 goals from 35 attempts and Joycelyn Marcelle added nine from 22 attempts in the loss.

At the top of the table, however is Bermudez with a 2-0 record after a 34-31 cooling of winless Fire Service (0-2) led by Makeda De Freitas’ 24 goals from 31 attempts.

The pair of Indra Anderson and Onika Thomas contributed nine and one goal for Bermudez from ten and one attempt respectively for Bermudez, 12-10, 19-15 and 27-23 leaders at the end of the first three periods.

Camiesha Leslie had a topscore of 22 goals from 39 attempts for Fire Service with Daniella Hall and Pearl St John adding seven and two goals, respectively.


Thursday results:

Championship Division:

Police 36 (Jeselle Navarro 18/25, Giselle Norton 13/19, Kaysha Duncan 5/10) vs Las Lomas 29 (Raquel Russell 20/35, Joycelyn Marcelle 9/22). Quarter scorers: 1st. 10-8 Police; 2nd. 18-18; 3rd. 26-23 Police.

Bermudez 34 (Makeda De Freitas 24/31, Indra Anderson 9/10, Onika Thomas 1/1) vs Fire Service 31 (Camiesha Leslie 22/39, Daniella Hall 7/12, Pearl St John 2/2). Quarter scores: 1st. 12-10 Fire Service; 2nd. 19-15 Fire Service; 3rd. 27-23 Fire Service.


Today matches (Maloney Indoor)

Championship Division

San Juan Jabloteh vs Defence Force, 12.30 pm

Las Lomas vs UTC, 1.45 pm

Police vs TSTT, 4.15 pm

Premier Division:

Fire Service vs UTT, 3 pm

Police Youth Club vs UWI, 5.30 pm


Venue: Dr Joao Havelange Centre of Excellence, Macoya:

Retro Division:

Harlem vs Police, 5.30pm

Bermudez vs TSTT, 6.20 pm

Championship Division knockout quarterfinal:

Jean Pierre Challenge:

Police vs TSTT, 7.15 pm


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