Netball League victory for Fireflies

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Local sport from the Boston Standard, Lincolnshire: bostonstandard.co.uk/sport, on Twitter @standardduncan

Fireflies recorded a strong 34-11 victory against D Birds Black in League B of the Boston Netball League.

Both teams off to a good start, but Fireflies scored a flurry of goals at the end the first quarter which put them in good stead for an 18-6 interval lead.

Their dominance continued in the final two quarters and, despite a brave effort from D Birds, the Fireflies held on to a convincing win.

The players’ players were Ashleigh Frankish (Fireflies) and Deb Wing (D Birds) and the umpire’s players were Nicole Shaw (Fireflies) and Claire Lewis (D Birds Black).

Results: League A - BUNC White 14 Fenland Vixens 11, BUNC Amber 10 Boston White Sox 34, Bullettes Purple 32 Boston Blue Sox 8, Bullettes Black 21 Fusion 31; League B - Fireflies 34 D Birds Black 11, Boston Red Sox 37 Flexibelles Hearts 10, D Birds Red 28 Flexibelles Sensations 13, Flinders Flyers 17 Boston Green Sox 26.