Archive for the ‘Netball’ Category

March 16th, 2011 - 3:13 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Stenyning 36 – 19

The Netball Academy put on a respectable performance against Stenyning to ensure that they maintained their unbeaten record with only 3 more matches to play before their League finishes. Although they took a 4 goal lead in the first quarter they dropped back in the quarter with only 2 goals ahead. H[...]

March 16th, 2011 - 12:10 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs College (Eastbourne) v Stenyning 31-9

It was a resounding victory for the girls’ netball team against Stenying. The girls now face their final 2 matches against BHASVIC and Cardinal Newman with the challenge of maintaining their undefeated record. Well done! The team were: Holly Harrington, Steph Howe, Eloise Casey, Ana Agostini Carie[...]

February 25th, 2011 - 4:47 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v BHASVIC 30-28

The girls took on the toughest challenge of the league and managed to gain a commendable win against BHASVIC 2nd team. SDC took the lead in the first quarter but lost this in both the 2nd and 3rd therefore entering the fourth and final quarter down by two goals. The team demonstrated how keen they [[...]

February 16th, 2011 - 12:27 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs v Collyers 22-14

After a long break from fixtures and with a skeleton crew, a 22-14 win against Collyers came as a nice surprise! The team worked hard in each quarter maintaining comfortable goal difference throughout the game. The game saw some excellent shooting from Holly and Steph and inspiring defending from Ma[...]

February 16th, 2011 - 11:28 am § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) v Sussex Downs (Lewes 2nd) 35-27

The girls took an impressive 12-4 lead in the first quarter against local rivals Lewes and succeeded in maintaining a comfortable goal difference throughout a well contested game. Player of the match goes to Jade Wanmer for her adaptability. The squad remained undefeated with only five games left un[...]

January 31st, 2011 - 3:11 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs Netball Team v’s Collyers 32-18

The first performance of the Sussex Downs College Netball team led to an outstanding win beating Collyers (Horsham) 32-18 on 22 September. The Eastbourne based college team played with mature composure and were spurred on by a running commentary from player and student Eloise Casey outclassing their[...]

November 17th, 2010 - 12:53 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs Eastbourne v Moira House

10 November 2010. The Netball squad was in full force to play two friendly fixtures with local school Moira House. A closely contested  1st match resulted in an unexpected 12-13 result after Sussex Downs had taken and maintained the lead until the final few minutes. However the girls went onto pr[...]

November 9th, 2010 - 11:04 am § in Netball, Sport

Netball Sussex Downs Eastbourne against Sussex Downs Lewes (B) 25-19

4 November 2010 The winning run continues for the Netball team! A well contested game against local rivals Sussex Downs Lewes (B) ended in a 25-19 victory. The home fixture enabled all the squad to take part and prove themselves worthy winners. Encouraging progress, particularly from Mary Cunningh[...]

October 19th, 2010 - 1:53 pm § in Netball, Sport

Netball: Sussex Downs (Eastbourne) vs Cardinal Newman 32-21

The team achieved a resounding victory 32-21 in spite of only having 6 players due to injuries.  Everyone deserved to be player of the match due to some exceptional performances allowing the team to continue their winning run in the League. The team were Holly Harrington, Cat Webb, Mary Cunn[...]