EAGLES NETBALL FLYING HIGH
Richard Tweed, November 22nd, 2018
Eagles Netball won the opening tournament of the ENG U12'S Netball Cup on Saturday November 17th. This competition represented the Southern Finals of this nationwide event to find the best No.1 U12 team in England and it was Eagles Netball who came on top to take a top seeded position going into the nationals and a crucial physiological edge.
STRATFORD THUNDERBIRDS WIN CENTRAL FINALS
Richard Tweed, December 11th, 2018
Stratford Thunderbirds NC won a very competitive ENG U12's Netball Cup Central Finals event after winning 5-3 in the final against a very spirited Parkside side that pushed Stratford all the way to the final whistle. The team from Stratford Upon-Avon will now join Eagles Netball as one of our No.1 seeds going into our National Final which will take place on March 2nd in High Wycombe, Bucks.
NOTHING TAME ABOUT TAMESIDE
Richard Tweed, December 13th, 2018
Tameside Netball Club who came into this competition with a big reputation, certainly backed it up with a impressive performance to win the ENG U12's Netball Cup Northern Finals and win 11x tickets to watch England Netball take on New Zealand live at the Echo Arena in Liverpool on January 13th. They overcame Kingston Nets in the final, winning 15-3 to secure the No.1 seed going into the National Finals on March 2nd.
TURNFORD NC WIN EASTERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, January 14th, 2019
Turnford NC won the ENG U12's Netball Cup Eastern Finals at the Cambridge University Sports Centre on January 12th after defeating Comberton NC 11-2 in the final. Turnford also won 11X tickets to watch the newly named Scaracens Mavericks play live also.
TAMESIDE NC WIN ENG NETBALL CUP NATIONAL FINAL
Richard Tweed, March 9th, 2019
Tameside NC won the first ever ENG U12's Netball Cup National Finals after a 9-5 win against Turnford NC in the final. The team from Manchester dominated the event from start to finish and memorised the 450 strong crowd with truly breathtaking movement and passing skills.
CHESTER TIGERS WIN DEBUT U14'S NETBALL CUP EVENT
Richard Tweed, April 29th, 2019
Chester Tigers NC won the debut competition of the ENG U14's Netball Cup - Road To Liverpool competition. The team from the North West battled against ten other teams and defeated Saddleworth NC in the final 9-7 to claim the title of the ENG U14's Netball Cup Northern Finals champions and secure their place in the Nationals Finals.
HATS OFF TO HATFIELD
Richard Tweed, May 5th, 2019
Hatfield NC became the ENG U14's Netball Cup Eastern Finals champions after defeating arch rivals Turnford NC 12-6 in the final. The team from Hertfordshire were dominant through-out the whole event and went on to win every game on course to becoming champions of the East.
EAGLES NC FLY INTO NATIONALS
Richard Tweed, May 11th, 2019
Eagles NC flew into the ENG U14's Netball Cup National Finals after a ruthless display of netball from the Berkshire side. They came up against Abbey Flyers Nomads in the final and won the game 16-4 to repeat the success of their U12's side who had won this event back in November 2018. They join Chester NC, Hatfield NC as the events top seeds and will be confident that they can go all the way in the competition.
WIMBORNE BOUNCE BACK TO WIN WESTERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, June 10th, 2019
Wimborne NC bounced back off the canvas to become the first team in ENG Netball Cup history to win a regional competition after losing a game in the group stages. The team from Dorset grew in strength as the competition went on and won the event after a 8-1 win against Team Bath Netball in the final. They now head into the Nationals Finals as one of the top seeds on July 7th.
MATRIX WIN FINAL U14'S REGIONAL HEAT
Richard Tweed, June 16th, 2019
Matrix NC who are based in Oxfordshire won a thrilling ENG U14's Netball Central Finals event after winning 13-2 against Ryland NC. But the win wasn't as straight forward as you would of expect with Matrix NC being pushed all the way in the semi-final against Barr Beacon Blaze NC with the game going to overtime and then a golden goal situation before Matrix NC finally won the game 10-9.
CHESTER COMPLETE THE ROAD TO LIVERPOOL
Richard Tweed, July 15th, 2019
Chester Tigers won the ENG U14’s Netball Cup National Finals after a thrilling final against Hatfield NC. With the score being 4-2 at half time the team from the North East had to dig deep to secure a 8-5 win and become the first ever ENG U14’s Netball Cup National Champions. The victory also meant they completed the Road to Liverpool and will enjoy a VIP weekend away watching the Netball World Cup.
OLDHAM NC ROCKING THE NORTH
Richard Tweed, September 30th, 2019
The event that is promised to rock the netball world got underway in Manchester on September 28th. Ten teams from the North of England battled it out to secure their place in our national finals and give themselves a chance of becoming our first ever U16 National Champions, but before that, we had to find our northern champions.
ENG ATHLETES SHINE AT PATHWAY TRIALS
Richard Tweed, October 4th, 2019
The ENG Elite Athlete Performance Programme was set up to invest and guide the careers of some of the country's most talented athletes. In the past month, several of our athletes have been attending trials for numerous franchise netball teams and they have had great success. Check out below where some of our athletes will be playing for this 2019/20 netball season.
KCNC A U16'S EASTERN CHAMPIONS
Richard Tweed, October 12th, 2019
Kent County Netball Club A side performed with a ruthless edge at the ENG U16's Netball Cup Eastern Finals on October 12th at the Essex Sports Arena. They overcame Team Bedfordshire in the final winning 15-2 to claim the title of the first ever ENG U16's Netball Cup Eastern Finals Champions and also win a place at the national final event on December 8th.
WESTON PARK BLADES CUT THROUGH OPPOSITION
Richard Tweed, October 19th, 2019
Weston Park Blades NC won the first-ever U16's Netball Cup Southern Finals at the High Wycombe Leisure Centre after an 8-3 win against AP Saints NC in the final. The Hampshire side won a classic ENG tournament which was contested in one of the fiercest and competitive environments we have ever had, and they now go into the nationals as one of the top seeds.
TEIGNBRIDGE SHOCK WESTERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, November 2nd, 2019
Teignbridge Titans lifted the ENG U16's Netball Cup Western Finals trophy after becoming the first team ever in ENG history to win an event after not finishing in the top 2 of the group stages. They defeated Poole Netball Club in the final 9-7 and capped off a fantastic comeback which saw them defeat Barr Beacon in the semi-finals also.
TAMESIDE ROCKING THE NETBALL WORLD
Richard Tweed, December 15th, 2019
Tameside NC became the ENG U16's Netball Cup National Champions after an unforgettable day at the national finals held at the Essex Sports Arena on December 8th. The Manchester-based team overcame tough opposition to secure the first-ever ENG U16's Netball Cup title which also meant they qualified for the ENG U16's Netball Super Cup in Gibraltar on February 16th.
TURNFORD WIN BACK TO BACK TITLES
Richard Tweed, January 5th, 2020
Turnford NC became the first ENG netball team to win back to back regional titles after a dominant and professional performance at the Cambridge University Sports Centre on January 11th. They overcame Hatfield NC in the final winning 13-5 and sent a warning to the rest of the competition about their intentions in this national event.
TEIGNBRIDGE WIN CENTRAL FINALS
Richard Tweed, January 13th, 2020
Teignbridge Titans came through a tough encounter at the ENG U12 Netball Cup Central Finals on January 18th to claim the title as the U12 Central Champions and win tickets to watch a Superleague game of their choice.
WINNING IS IN THE DNA
Richard Tweed, February 5th, 2020
DNA U12 Red won the ENG U12 Netball Cup Northern Finals after an incredible display. They defeated Ellesmere Port in a hotly contested final which tested them like no other game had done before in this event. They showed great character and defended with their life's to secure the win 7-6.
TAMESIDE WIN ENG SUPER CUP
Richard Tweed, February 20th, 2020
Tameside NC won the first-ever ENG U16 Netball Super Cup after a 53-16 win against Gibraltar U16. This victory capped off an incredible 6 months for the Manchester-based side who started their journey at our northern finals where they came runners up and then went on to win the nationals in December.
POOLE LIVE UP TO THE HYPE
Richard Tweed, March 1st, 2020
Poole NC lived up to the hype surrounding them after winning the ENG U12 Netball Cup Southern Finals. They played Royals NC in the final and they frustrated a Royals side who couldn't break down their defence which meant they ran out 9-3 winners.
POOLE NC WIN 2020 U12 NATIONALS
Richard Tweed, March 19, 2020
Poole NC won the 2020 ENG U12 Netball Cup after they defeated Turnford NC 11-6 in the final. The team from Dorset became the first club outside our northern events to lift an ENG Netball Cup trophy after an incredible performance through-out our regional and national competitions which showcased their ability to stay calm and composed in a competition designed to create an unforgiving environment for the teams competing.
ONLINE EVENTS A SUCCESS
Richard Tweed, June 28th, 2020
We are in uncertain times with sport being one of the biggest casualties of the Corona Virus outbreak. After a few weeks of letting the news of the lockdown set in we at ENG Sports UK couldn't just sit back and let athletes miss out on not taking part in any form of competition over a period where competition in the netball world is at its peak.
DAISY & LIBBY WIN MVP TITLES
Richard Tweed, August 5th, 2020
Daisy Hudson and Libby Canham were crowned the ENG Online Netball Cup MVP's after they both showed nerves of steel to be victorious in what was a highly intense competition watched by nearly a thousand people online.
ELLESMERE PORT WIN BOTH ONLINE FINALS
Richard Tweed, August 6th, 2020
Ellesmere Port Youth won both ENG Online Netball Cup 2020 competitions after an incredible performance in both finals against Kingsway Power to be crowned champions of this online event which captivated the youth netball world.
NETBALL PENALTY SHOOT OUT
Richard Tweed, March 15th, 2021
Since the beginning of our journey within the netball world, ENG Sports UK has constantly tried to bring forth new ideas to help make our events and experience for teams as exciting as possible.
DAISY BECOMES A ROSE!
Richard Tweed, August 31st, 2021
ENG Sports Elite Performance Athlete Daisy Lees has been selected for the England Roses Academy Squad after a successful trial. The mid-court star has had an incredible couple of months after winning countless national titles at a club and Franchise level, being awarded with MVP awards and now topping it all off with the announcement she will be apart of the England Roses setup.
ROAD TO BIRMINGHAM GETS UNDERWAY!
Richard Tweed, October 25th, 2021
This 2021/22 netball season we're offering netballers across the country the chance to embrace a challenge never seen before in the youth netball world. Through our competition based workshop programme we will be offering competing athletes the chance to access high level competition, but also reward them with an opportunity to win a VIP trip to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
ENG MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT 2021
Richard Tweed, December 31st, 2021
With all the disruption to the sports industry in 2021 ENG Sports UK still managed to put on some amazing competitions and events which helped young athletes maintain the motivation to continue working hard and being enthusiastic about the sport they love.
YWCA BURY WIN NORTHERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, February 12th, 2022
YWCA Bury won the ENG U16 Netball Cup Northern Finals after a 11-9 win over Kingsway Power U16 in what was a incredible game of netball which went to the wire and was only stopped going to a draw due to the amazing defensive display of YWCA Bury.
MAGIC NC WIN SOUTHERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, February 19th, 2022
Magic NC won their first ever ENG netball competition after a hard fought win in the ENG U16 Netball Cup 2022 Southern Finals. They overcame Aces NC 9-2 in the final to become champions but not before pulling off a dramatic semi final win over TTNC Warriors, where they scored in the closing five seconds to reach the final. They now join YWCA Bury as one of the top seeds going into the national finals on May 22nd.
STRATFORD THUNDERBIRDS WIN EASTERN FINALS
Richard Tweed, March 28th, 2022
Stratford Thunderbirds won the final regional round of the ENG U16 Netball Cup after a 17-5 win over AP Saints NC U15 in the final. It wasn't a straight forward win for Stratford who suffered a defeat to Poole NC in the groups and survived a scare in the semi finals against AP Saints NC U14 on the way to becoming the champions of the East.