Netball association presents end of season awards

Northumberland County Netball Association senior winners.
Northumberland County Netball Association senior winners.

Northumberland County Netball Association held their AGM and presentation evening at Concordia Leisure Centre in Cramlington where the division winners received their trophies.

Winter League 2012-13 – division one: Prudhoe A; division two: Seaton Burn B; division three: Concordia B; division four: Ponteland Juniors.

Juniors winners at the Northumberland County Netball Association presentation evening.

Juniors winners at the Northumberland County Netball Association presentation evening.

Summer League 2013 – division one: Seaton Burn A; division two: Berwick; division three: Hexham B; division four: Ponteland Panthers.

Concordia B won the Anne Stephenson Best Defence Shield for 2012-13 with the Old Ship Best Defence Shield for 2013 going to Ponteland Panthers.

Junior winners: 2012 Winter League – U13s: Wansbeck; U14s: Ponteland A U16s: Ponteland B.

2013 Summer League – High 5s: Seatonians; U13s: Seatonians A; U15s: Ponteland A.

A special mention went to Joan Campbell and Loraine Netherton, both of whom recently received regional awards.

Campbell was awarded the Lily McGurk Award for long service to netball and Netherton the Unsung Hero Award.

Both have devoted a lot of their time to the sport in Northumberland and they were wished the best of luck in the national finals in September at Birmingham.