Netball: Winning weekend for Ely teams

Ely Netball Club members face the camera

Ely Netball Club members face the camera - Credit: Archant

Ely Netball Club celebrated three good wins in the Cambridgeshire & District League at the weekend.

Despite the windy weather conditions each team battled on to win against tough opposition.

Captain Michelle Whyman guided Ely 3 in a tightly contested game against a well-drilled BAS side, with a final goal seeing them take a thrilling 23-22 win.

Ely 4 faced Burwell 3 and a sensational scoring display by Jen Ings and Laura Shearing led them to a 29-13 victory.

And Ely 5 were not deterred by facing league leaders Kings as an exceptional first quarter put them 10-2 up on their way to a 33-27 triumph.

The success leaves Ely 5 take over at the top of the table from their rivals.

Anyone aged over 16 who might be interested in joining Ely Netball Club can contact them via email at

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