Mypolonga go back-to-back as River Murray Netball Association premiers in 2023
The Tigers have easily defeated Imperials, their oldest rivals, in this year’s grand final at Tailem Bend.
Mypolonga’s netballers have proven themselves the best in the River Murray once again.
The Tigers defeated Imperials in a grand final for the second straight year on Saturday, and with ease in the end, 59-40.
Skilful deflections and tips, combined with lightning-fast ball movement and ruthless shooting, helped them build a double-digit lead in the second quarter which they never relinquished.
The Tiger army screamed ever louder with every interception and goal.
When the final whistle blew, players threw themselves into the air and each other’s arms, and before long champagne was spraying on the court.
Captain Stacey Smith, nee Hein – named best on court in the win, five days after she won the association’s A grade best and fairest award – credited everyone at the club for the win, including players who had filled in during the season.
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