Netball was part of the Birmingham School Games on Friday 29th June at Stockland Green, Erdington. Two exciting finals saw Plantsbrook winning the year 7 and 8 tournament against Kings Norton Girls Schhol and Kings Norton Girls taking the honours in the year 9 and 10 competition against Fairfax School.
Joint 3rd in the Year 9/10 event was King Edwards VIHandsworth and Turves Green Girls School, whilst in the Year 7/8 draw, Colmers School beat Bishop Challoner by one goal.
Years 7 and 8: Plantsbrook, Turves Green Girls School, KESH Academy, Bishop Challoner, St Paul's Girls School, Great Barr, Colmers, Golden Hillock, Kings Norton Girls and King Edwards VI Handsworth.
Years 9 and 10: Swanshurst, St Paul's Girls School, Ninestiles, Fairfax, Turves Green Girls School, Kings Norton Girls, Golden Hillock, King Edwards VI Handsworth and Stockland Green
Many thanks to the umpires on the day: Jess, Sophie, Katie, Alice, Divya and Vicky (the latter three being young umpires provided by Sutton Girls Grammar), to the Young Leaders, to Stockland Green for hosting the event the day after the storms which had caused a few problems, and to teachers for their support and enthusiasm of the players.