Netball South West hosted a County Academy Tournament on Sunday 2nd April at The University of Exeter’s Sports Park.

12 teams from 7 counties took part and were placed into two sections.

The winners of section one were Avon 1 who were follow by Dorset 2.

Dorset 1 finished winners of section 2 and Devon 1 were runners up.

In the semi finals Dorset 1 beat Dorset 2 and Avon 1 beat Devon 1.

The final was an exciting match with Dorset 1 narrowly beating Avon 1 17-15. There was some excellent play shown throughout the day and a number of exciting players stood out. The tournament was an excellent showcase for netball and is very promising for the future of netball in the South West.

The finalists Dorset 1 and Avon 1