Netball excites at Newspaper Cup

19 Apr 2019 17:50pm
MARIENTAL, 19 APR (NAMPA) – The Erongo Region beat a disjointed Ohangwena team by 27-07 in a one-sided netball match at the 2019 Namibian Newspaper Cup in Mariental on Friday afternoon.
Erongo took a big halftime lead of 11-01 points as Ohangwena failed to string together passes or threaten their opponents.
Cornelia Mupenda of Ohangwena was named woman of the match as she excelled in both wing defence and wing attack positions.
In another netball match Friday afternoon, Khomas beat Otjozondjupa 27-13.
Khomas were in the lead by 10-05 at halftime.
The woman of the match title was won by Tjiunomasa Kahimu as she excelled in defence against a strong Khomas attack.
In one other result, Oshana hammered home team Hardap 16-08.