The Phoenix Heat were crowned the inaugural Bermuda Netball Association Fast Five Tournament Champions, with action at the Bernard’s Park.
During the Preliminary Round the Phoenix Heat suffered their first loss of the Tournament to the North Village Lady Rams whose shooting was on point, so it came as no surprise when the met up again in the Finals.
Teams were playing with shots worth 1 point, 2 points and 3 points outside the circle. Each team would have a Power Play they could call in each game which allowed each goal scored to be doubled.
The Semi-Finals saw two good battles, the Phoenix Heat defeated the Storm Thunder 26 – 15, while the match between the North Village Lady Rams and the Storm Lightning need overtime as the match would finish level at the conclusion of regulation time, with the North Village Lady Rams advancing to the Final with a 39 – 38 win.
The Phoenix Heat avenged the earlier loss to the North Village Lady Rams by defeating them in the Final 33 – 12.
Preliminary Round Results
Storm Thunder 16 Storm Lightning 14 Phoenix Heat 18 Lindo’s Tigers 12 Storm Lightning 26 North Village Lady Rams 15 Phoenix Heat 24 Storm Thunder 7 Storm Thunder 16 North Village Lady Rams 9 Lindo’s Tigers 32 Storm Lightning 12 North Village Lady Rams 18 Phoenix Heat 13 Lindo’s Tigers 17 Storm Thunder 12 North Village Lady Rams 29 Lindo’s Tigers 15 Phoenix Heat 16 Storm Lightning 6