The Rising Stars ‘A’ claimed the 2018 Open League Netball Championships Saturday (17 March) with a 58-57 sudden death victory over the Rising Stars ‘A’. The game stood 49-49 after full time, with an extra frame leaving both teams with 57-57 after extra time. Lead by Championships MVP Rosemarie Wilson, the Rising Stars would claim the championships 58-57.
The Plate Finals saw Unity 34 defeat Queens 34-30.
Here’s a look at the 2017/18 CINA Open League Awards:
1st Rising Stars A
2ndAll Stars A
3rd All Stars B
Players of the Final Championship
Players of the Season
Attack – Suzette Whyte (Queens) & Marcia Moiten (Rising Stars B)
Midcourt – Lucy McLaughlin (Queens)
Defence – Michelle Bailey (Socialites)
Most Accurate Shooters
1st- Kay Copeland 84% (All Stars)
2nd- Cerene Wallace 77% (Diamonds)
3rd- Rosemarie Wilson 76% (Rising Stars A)