Sunderland struggle against strong Teesside team

University of Sunderland’s netball 3rds suffered a heavy defeat against varsity rivals Teesside, after being beaten 34-12.

The home side dominated the first quarter and scored 11 goals in response to Sunderland’s two points on the scoreboard.

Sunderland managed to score seven goals in the second quarter and narrowed the gap to 16-9 at half time.

Teesside quickly responded after the break with the score at 23-12 going into the final quarter.

In the fourth quarter Teesside scored 11 goals but Sunderland struggled to get any more points onto the score sheet.

The home team took the Varsity victory over Sunderland beating them 34-12.

Teesside supporters took to the court after the final buzzer and celebrated their latest Varsity victory.