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Newbies stun defending champions


Carlena Knight

Defending champions, Stingray City Seaglans
suffered an upsetting defeat at the hands of newbies, Ovals, in the ongoing
Antigua and Barbuda Netball Association (ABNA) Village League.

Playing in Newfield on Saturday night in the
Female Division, Ovals trounced Seaglans, 22-14, with Patrina Greene
leading the charge by banking 16 of her 22 attempts.

Teammate, Oneka Adams added insult to
injury making six of her 10.

Seaglans’ Izariah Lloyd was the leading
scorer, netting 12 of 15, while teammate S Tonge contributed making two
of five.

All Saints also enjoyed a win that night as
they edged out St Georges 15-11.

Zaine Fredrick led her team, scoring
nine of 10 attempts with assistance from Paula Jackson who made six of

K. Williams had seven of 10 and A John sank
four of five in a losing effort for St Georges.

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Meanwhile, in the lone Mixed Division
encounter, the home team, Newfield, thrashed Attackers 15-9.

A day later at the same venue, Willikies edged
out Roman Hill 28-26 and Ovals went under to Newfield 36-19 in the Female

National player, Patara Davis netted 15
of 26 while her sister Portia Davis chipped in, banking 13 of 21.

Roman Hill’s Jamila Fitz and Sherese
both made 13.

Esther Emmanuel was the one with the
hot hands for the victorious Newfield, as she scored 25 of 33, while Patrina
Greene made 13 of 25 for Ovals.

Meanwhile, in the Mixed Division, Parishes
United edged out Roman Hill 28-24.

Kareem “Macky” Edwards made 15 of 23 for the
victors while Akiel Hazelwood sank 13 of his 17 in a losing effort.

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