Archive for category: Newton

  • Newton v Sharks – 5th May

    Newton v Sharks 43-38 A local derby for the final match of the season saw Newton travelling to Crewkerne to play Sharks.  The teams were placed 6th and 7th in the Premier League with only pride to play for.  Newton made a good start and pulled ahead only to be […]

  • Newton v Kestrels – 28th April

    Newton v Kestrels 50-31 For the last home match of the season Newton played Kestrels who were sitting just below them in the league table so both teams were keen for a win. The team talk at the start of the match was for tight man to man marking which […]

  • Newton v Swans – 21st April

    Newton v Swans 44-49 Newton travelled to Wells to play Swans in the glorious sunshine on Saturday. Newton started the first quarter strong, with top class shooting from Ali and Emily. There were some great turn overs in the centre circle from Mel and Tammie allowing Newton to take the lead. The […]

  • Newton v Claremont – 24th March

    Newton v Claremont 49-42 Newton faced Claremont in a fiercely fought game this week.  Both teams were determined to win and so chased down every lose ball up and down court with some great ball skills on show the first quarter finished with a 16 goal tie. Newton came back […]

  • Newton v Tomahawks – 17th March

    Newton v Tomahawks 43-40 The first quarter was very close with it ending in 13-12 to tomahawks. Not all our centre passes where followed though but due to turn overs in defence and getting into the rhythm of the game we managed to pull back and finish the quarter within […]

  • Newton v Tone – 10th March

    Newton v Tone 27-54 Newton today unfortunately lost their away match at Tone 27- 55. It was a physically contested match on an unusually slippery surface for Taunton Vale. The first quarter was played at  high intensity with some good shooting and interceptions being made all down the court by […]

  • Newton v Tomahawks – 24th Feb

    Newton v Tomahawks 38-66 Newton played Tomahawk today in a tough match, ending with a 38-66 loss. We pressured play-stealing some great interceptions-and the attacking circle worked well to get the ball to goal. However, at the end of the first quarter, Tomahawk were 3 ahead. Keen to close the […]

  • Newton v Abbey – 17th February

    Newton v Abbey 46-40 Newton travelled to Strode College to play Abbey, with a strong squad, determined to beat the team that was just above them in the league. A strong start to the game for the away team, with some positive play down the court and ruffling the Abbey […]

  • Newton v Saturn – 10th Feb

    Newton v Saturn 61-45 An early start away @ Bridgwater this week for Newton but everyone was raring to go determined to come away with a win. Newton started well moving the ball through the court confidently and releasing the ball quickly to a new shooting combination finishing the first […]

  • Newton v Claremont (Cup) – 3rd February

    Newton v Claremont (cup) 42-50 Newton travelled to Taunton Vale to play Claremont in the cup! Newton started the first quarter strong however, so did Claremont. Unfortunately, Claremont settled quicker than Newton managing to turn over and convert the ball. The first quarter saw Claremont winning 13-9. Newton was determined to continue […]