Saturday 17 August, 2019

Sunshine Girls wrap up netball series against England

Jamaica's Sunshine Girls secured a 58-39 victory over England in Game 2 of their three-match netball series on Saturday night at the National Indoor Sports Centre to wrap up the series.

The Jamaicans now lead 2-0 following a 55-43 victory in Game 1 on Thursday night.

On their way to victory, the Sunshine Girls won the first quarter 15-11, the second 29-19 and the third 42-32.

Veteran goal shooter Jhaniele Fowler led the Sunshine Girls with 45 goals from her 47 attempts. Shanice Beckford supported with nine goals from 12 attempts, while Shantal Slater had four goals from five attempts.

For England, goal shooter Kadian Corbin had 24 goals from 31 attempts, Eleanor Cardwell had nine from 17, Helen Housby, three from seven and Ella Clarke, three from three.

The final match takes place on Monday.

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