Eastern Ranges add to winning start with victory against Ports

Eastern Ranges continued their strong start to the Eastern Eyre netball A grade season on netball away to Ports.

The match at Port Neill on Saturday went the way of Ranges by 26 goals as it ended 54-28.

For Ranges it was a third successive triumph, while Ports fell to their second straight defeat to open 2021.

In the other match, Central Eyre United made history by winning their first A grade match with an eight-goal triumph against Cowell at Wudinna.

The Storm overcame the determined Cats with a 54-46 result to get on the board in the main division for the first time since forming earlier this year.

In the B grade, it was an even bigger win for Eastern Ranges, who defeated Ports 53-18.

The 35-goal margin was Ports' second loss this term, as Ranges made it three wins from three.

Central Eyre United were also comfortable in claiming victory as they defeated Cowell 52-17 to grab a maiden win.

The C grade match between Ports and Eastern Ranges went the way of the visitors by 31 goals.

In winning 50-19, Ranges remained undefeated after three matches with two wins and a draw.

Elsewhere, Central Eyre United got the better of Cowell 44-27.

The C2 matches were closer, as Eastern Ranges defeated Ports 27-14 and Central Eyre United got the better of Cowell by 12 goals with a 36-24 result.

Eastern Ranges cruised to a third straight win in the C3 division as they downed Ports 55-10, while Central Eyre United picked up a commanding 40-7 victory over Cowell.