League honours handed out

NORTHUMBERLAND County Netball Association held its annual presentation evening at Concordia Leisure Centre in Cramlington.

Guest for the evening Helen Emmerson, North East regional manager, handed out the awards.

The results of the 2011/12 Winter League were as follows: Division 1, Prudhoe A; Division 2, Amble A; Division 3, Croftway A; Division 4, Concordia B. The Anne Stephenson Award for best defence went to Concordia B.

The Junior Winter League results were: Under 12s, Wansbeck; Under 13s, Ponteland A; Under 14s, Ponteland A; Under 16s, Wansbeck A.

A number of the Ladies’ Summer League matches were cancelled due to the rain and are to be rearranged for September, so the summer league results will not be known until the autumn.

However, the Junior Summer League matches were played without the interruption of rain.

The results were as follows: High 5s, Wansbeck A; Under 13s, Ponteland A; Under 15s, Astley.

Individual awards were also presented. Suzanne Claassen of Morpeth Club won the award for senior players for 2011/12. Katie Sharp, also of Morpeth, was the junior winner.

Kathie Keady of Hexham’s Juniors won the coach award and Sandra Osborne of Astley Club took the volunteer award.