net ball

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a serve that strikes the net before falling into the receiver's court


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The goal of the benchmark campaign is to obtain the net ball mill adjustment factor from actual plant data rather than from a series of calculations using empirically derived correction relationships.
Net ball is played to keep the Tongan culture alive, and keeping youngsters out of trouble.
And she believes it is a sport that might appeal to pupils who shun the usual team acitivities, such as net ball and football.
The set is closed and overseen by a firewall that prevents net ball balloons go on Voltaire Street, the land reserve, or among residents.
The decision to concentrate on net ball for 12 months has certainly borne fruit, with Becci's school (Wirral) and club (Brunswick) teams both qualifying for their national finals in the past year.
WREXHAM'S Ursula Bowers has been named in the Wales net ball squad for a tough international match against South Africa in Cardiff on Friday.
GREAT MEOLS Primary School were the winners of a high five net ball tournament organised by Bebington Sports College, with Higher Bebington Junior School finishing as runners-up.
This took me back a bit to junior school net ball matches and the half time refreshment, but they cleansed the palate nicely, as intended.
Working with local schools and Liverpool City Council, these agencies have been able to turn a local ``grot spot'' into a much-needed sports facility for local schools and the community, with grass mini pitches, athletics facilities and a multi-use hard court area for tennis, net ball and basketball.
Laura Fisher, Flintshire County Council's net ball development officer, said: ``After the success of the Divas Netball Club based at Deeside and The Flint Foxes based in Flint, we feel that there is a need to develop netball for recreational sessions in other areas of the county.
HALEWOOD school's years 10 and 11 net ball team are emerging as the girls to beat in the Knowsley Schools Netball Championships, being held at Brookfield Sports College over the next few weeks.
In Bootle, St George of England High School will receive pounds 100, 000 for a multi-use sports area for football, basketball, net ball and hockey.
The parents have been encouraged to become involved, and the week ended with a parents' net ball tournament.
There will be lots of fun exercises such as using your pint as a weight, together with tips on how to get the most out of your journey to and from the pub as well as setting up pub net ball and football teams.
Sixty- three pupils and staff headed down under on Saturday to play fixtures in Sydney,Cairns and Brisbane,as part of the third biennial tour of Rydal Penrhos school's rug by squad,also including hockey and net ball matches in their itinerary.