NEWCASTLE, May 13, 2016 – Grenada’s Senior Netball Team will play Republic of Ireland for the top spot in their Group of the Netball Europe Open Championship Challenge Cup on Friday following back to back victories on Thursday.
Grenada thrashed Israel by 68 goals in their opening game of the Challenge Cup.
Playing in their inaugural tournament, the Spice Girls led throughout all quarters to end the game 87-19.
Led by Lattysha Cato’s 55 off 61 attempts, Grenada took the early lead in the first quarter 23-4 and never looked back winning every other quarter 44-12, 66-17 and eventually winning the game.
There were contributions from Cecile Roberts 19 off 22, Sharon Jeremiah 1 off 1 and Renisha Stafford 12 from 13.
In their second game of the championship, Grenada again got the better of their opponents; this time Gibraltar 82-38.
They led throughout the game 18-10, 37-17, 57-28 and going on to win by 44 goals.
Once again Lattysha Cato led the way with 78 off 83 attempts with Cecile Roberts three off 3 and Renisha Stafford one off 1.
Grenada will play Republic of Ireland at approximately 10:00 am.