Thame and Flames play out thriller

Thame Hurricanes
Thame Hurricanes

Thame Hurricanes netball team drew a close game 25-25 against the flames.

Thame had a blistering start and were 3-0 up in no time at all.

The flames responded with some sparkling netball which resulted in a very fast and frantic first quarter. It was very tight with both teams struggling to find the net.

 This was a contrast to the second quarter with both sides finding the net regularly and it looked like it would be yet another tense match. Thame were passing the ball nicely with Shelley producing some great passes.

 Both teams went goal crazy in the third quarter with both defences unable to stop anything to the quality of the attacks. All the attackers were on form for both teams.

The final quarter was extremely tense with fans of both teams cheering on their sides. There were several tense moments when the ball spun around the rim of the net and did not drop in! In a fantastic finale both teams squandered chances to win the game as it ended as a terrific tie of 25 goals each!