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Netball

Netball

Get agile, sharpen your ball skills, and soak up the team spirit with intramural netball.

We play netball in weekly leagues and in one-day tournaments.

Weekly netball leagues

There are two intramural netball leagues:

  • Saturday league has 16 teams
  • Midweek league has 16 teams

The leagues take place in Terms 1 and 2. Both leagues are split into divisions of eight.

When and where

The Saturday league runs from 10.00-13.00.

The Midweek league runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 17.00-18.00. Midweek teams can register for the Tuesday 17.00-18.00 or Thursday 17.00-18.00 league.

All fixtures are played weekly indoors at the University Sports Centre and have a qualified umpire from the University Netball club.

League format

Teams play each other once in a league format. Once all the league fixtures have been played, the top four teams from each division qualify for the knockout play-offs.

  • Saturday fixtures are 36 minutes in duration: 2 x 18 minute halves with 4 minutes half time.
  • Midweek fixtures are 25 minutes one-way.

At the end of the play-offs, the winning team comes away with a shiny crystal trophy and winners medals, as well as a place in Intramural history.

One-day tournaments

Intramural netball tournaments will take place on Friday 18 October, 8 November and 29 November 2019, 16.00-19.00, in the Sports Hall.

  • two leagues of four or five teams
  • league and knock-out style tournament
  • 12-minute games
  • a minimum of three or four games per team
  • qualified referee
  • trophy and medals for the winners

Find out more

For more information on netball, contact:

Denis Murphy, Participation and Events Manager

Telephone: 0191 208 5349

Email: denis.murphy@ncl.ac.uk

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