Arrows travelled to Keinton Mandeville for their final game of the season against Kites. The first quarter was a fantastic start for the team with Rebecca, Ellie and Shannon making some accurate passes to feed the ball to Pip and Rebecca keeping it goal to goal. Kites however, quickly made some turnovers leaving the score to be 6 – 4 to them.
The second quarter saw no team changes Harriet, Bethany and Ella worked well as a trio in defence making sure they got any possible rebounds to turn the play and lead the ball back up to the attacking end. It stayed a tight quarter for the girls, they came off the second quarter 11 – 10 to Kites.
After half time Arrows took to the court determined to take the lead. Shannon and Ellie worked well together quickly moving the ball up the court and feeding into the end third. Arrows fought hard communicating well leaving the third quarter with a draw 18 -18.
In the final quarter Arrows came out strong with determination to win. Harriet, Bethany and Ella getting some excellent interceptions and Ellie, Shannon and Rebecca moving the ball down court well into Pip and Rebecca. Everyone continued to work hard in the last remaining minutes and it paid off. Arrows finished the match winning the game 23-25. Excellent end to the season.
Thank you to Hayley for umpiring and to Emily for scoring and reserving.
Player of the match = Harriet Players Player = Harriet