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MNA: Magpies down Vixens by 28 goals in Manjimup on Monday night

Melissa PedeltyManjimup-Bridgetown Times
Magpies' Casey Cole.
Camera IconMagpies' Casey Cole. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

Magpies dominated the Manjimup Netball Association pool 1 competition on Monday night, downing Vixens by a whopping 28 goals.

It was evident from the outset there was no stopping the undefeated side, with the Magpies easily securing a 13-goal lead going into the second quarter.

Another quarter of incredible shooting accuracy and efficient midcourt passing stretched their lead further to 33-11 when the half-time whistle sounded.

Magpies' Tayla East, defended by Brielle Krispyn.
Camera IconMagpies' Tayla East, defended by Brielle Krispyn. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

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Vixens opted for a complete position overhaul in the third-quarter in a bid to stem the Magpies’ tidal wave however this proved ineffective at reducing the margin despite recharging the side.

Vixens’ Brielle Krispy took well to a swap to from GD to GA, scoring accurately in the second-half.

The score was 46-19 going into the final quarter.

Magpies also tested some fresh legs in shooting positions, proving the diversity of pool 1’s most dominant side.

Magpies stretched the final margin to 59-31, taking the win.

Magpies' Adele East, defended by Sophie McGann.
Camera IconMagpies' Adele East, defended by Sophie McGann. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

Also in pool 1, Magic defeated South West Electrics 50-34.

Next round fixtures:

Monday senior women pool 1: Magic v Magpies (6pm), SWE v Vixens (6pm).

Monday senior women pool 2: Cosmos v Globetrotters (7.15pm), Independents v Tigers (7.15pm).

Vixens' Deb Johnson.
Camera IconVixens' Deb Johnson. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Kristie Ward.
Camera IconVixens' Kristie Ward. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Deb Johnson.
Camera IconVixens' Deb Johnson. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Kristie Ward.
Camera IconVixens' Kristie Ward. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Kristie Ward, defended by Casey Cole.
Camera IconVixens' Kristie Ward, defended by Casey Cole. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Magpies' Tayla East, defended by Karyn Hetherington.
Camera IconMagpies' Tayla East, defended by Karyn Hetherington. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Lex Gandy, defended by Tessa Edwards.
Camera IconVixens' Lex Gandy, defended by Tessa Edwards. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Vixens' Lex Gandy.
Camera IconVixens' Lex Gandy. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Magpies' Marley Davies.
Camera IconMagpies' Marley Davies. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times
Magpies' Adele East.
Camera IconMagpies' Adele East. Credit: Melissa Pedelty/Manjimup-Bridgetown Times

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