Goal shoot Anishka Bernard and Brianna Superville helped their team Arima United defeat Bermudez United 15-12 in the Under-16 Division Opening Day Knockout Tournament of the Courts All Sectors Netball League at the Eastern Regional Indoor Sports Arena, Tacarigua on Saturday.
Bernard scored six of 11 attempts on goal and Superville connected on nine of 15 in the goal-attack position. For Bermudez United goal-attack Kelelicia George missed just two of 14 attempts, while Karissa Grant missed her two chances at the goal. After the first quarter ended with the team evenly matched at 5-5, Arima pulled away to lead 8-7 at half-time, then 11-10 after three sessions of play before recording an exciting three-goal victory.
Five teams participated in the one-day event - Jabloteh, SNA, Tunapuna Sec Bermudez and Arima United. The team players four quarters of seven minutes each.