Netball: Hawks swoop for a taste of top drawer

PLAYERS from the Huntingdon Hawks netball club acted as ball girls and stewards for SuperLeague side Mavericks for their match against Leeds Met at the weekend. Bedford-based Mavericks powered to a 58-21 victory against their opponents, taking them to sec

PLAYERS from the Huntingdon Hawks netball club acted as ball girls and stewards for SuperLeague side Mavericks for their match against Leeds Met at the weekend.

Bedford-based Mavericks powered to a 58-21 victory against their opponents, taking them to second place in the SuperLeague table.

Mavericks star Bernadette Palmer said: "The netball SuperLeague is a great opportunity for up-and-coming clubs like Hawks to be involved in the game at the highest level.

"The girls got to watch a superb game and meet the players and they all behaved very professionally. They are a credit to their club."

INFORMATION: For more information about the Mavericks netball team visit www.mavericksnetball.co.uk