Darras dominate in A reserve grand final
TYRENDARRA’S A reserve side has taken out the 2018 South West District Netball League premiership after a 37-27 victory against Cavendish in Dartmoor on Saturday.
After a slow start from both sides the Darras stamped their authority on the match in the second quarter where they outscored the Bloods 12-4.
It was a nervous first quarter, with the grand final stage forcing some errors early in the game in both attacking ends.
Tyrendarra settled into the game quicker than their opponent which helped them edge out to a two-goal lead by quarter time, 9-7.
The Darras came to play in the second term, applying unstoppable pressure in the Bloods’ attack and turning over the first few centre passes to establish a solid lead.
Erin Roll and Sally Morton were a formidable combination in the goal circle, converting strongly to push their team to a 21-11 lead at half time.
Cavendish recovered their composure in the third term, with Debbie Pither steadying the side through the midcourt to match the Darras.
Tyrendarra maintained their lead at the last break, 27-18.