Morpeth Road take netball honours

A total of 12 teams from the Blyth and Bedlington School Sport partnership played in the annual netball tournament for Year 4 girls.

Throughout the afternoon the teams all played each other in two leagues, with the games officiated from sport leaders at Bedlington Community High School who were developing their skills in umpiring, scoring and coaching.

At the end of the league games the top two teams from each section played against each other in closely fought semi-finals, which saw Morpeth Road 1 beat Newsham 2 and Newsham 1 beat Morpeth Road 2.

After an excellent final where lots of points were scored, Morpeth Road 1 came out in top, going unbeaten all afternoon.

The other teams to take part were Malvins Close, West End, Whitley Memorial, Stead Lane, St Bedes, and Croftway.