Friday, November 18, 2011
GRAND FINAL DAY FOR 2nd TIER CANTERBURY STATE LEAGUE
By Neball ACT
GRAND FINAL DAY FOR 2nd TIER - CANTERBURY STATE LEAGUE
The 2nd Tier Canterbury State League netball grand finals will be played at the ACT Netball Centre on Saturday 19 November.
The action kicks off at 1pm with Arawang taking on South Canberra in the Division 6 (17 & Under Div 2) grand final.
Arawang, who head into the grand final undefeated, will start strong favourites against a South Canberra side who overcame Canberra in the semi final and Queanbeyan by 10 goals in the preliminary final.
The Division 5 (17 & Under Div 1) grand final sees South Canberra meet Queanbeyan at 2.30pm.
South Canberra advanced to the grand final with a nine goal win over Queanbeyan in the semi final.
Queanbeyan will be looking for revenge after overcoming a tough Tuggeranong by five goals in the preliminary final.
The main Division 4 (19 & Under) grand final pits Canberra up against Arawang at 4pm.
Canberra, who finished the home and away season in second place defeated minor premiers Tuggeranong by a goal in a thrilling semi final.
Arawang also faced a tough road to the grand final defeating Belconnen by two goals in the semi final and Tuggeranong by five goals in the preliminary final.
The last time both teams met Canberra defeated Arawang 31-30 in a thriller.
1.00PM: ARAWANG v SOUTH CANBERRA (DIVISION 6 / 17 & Under Div 2)
2.30PM: SOUTH CANBERRA v QUEANBEYAN (DIVISION 5 / 17 & Under Div 1)
4.00PM: CANBERRA v ARAWANG (DIVISION 4 / 19 & Under)