2019 Varsity Netball champions Tuks became the first side in the tournament’s history to claim honours having been unbeaten throughout the campaign after an intense final against Maties at the Rembrandt Hall on Monday evening
On Monday evening Tuks and Maties will go head-to-head in the Varsity Netball final as the Pretoria side will look to become the first team in the tournament’s history to claim an unbeaten run victory at Rembrandt Hall
The 2019 Varsity Netball season is set to start on Monday and the eight participating teams have announced their squads as well as head coaches for the seven-week long tournament
After playing Varsity Netball from 2013 to 2016, Maties’ Juline van der Merwe (nee Rossouw) addressed this year’s eight teams with an inspirational talk featuring the fond memories she holds for the competition.
The visiting Kovsies weathered a late storm from the Maties as they won 59-56 on Monday at the Coetzenburg Indoor Centre.
Maties stormed ahead and eventually beat NWU 69-36 for a 33-goal margin bonus-point win, taking them to the top the 2018 Varsity Netball table
The Maroon Machine made it two wins from two in PE with another strong display, beating UWC 76-37 on Monday evening.