Schools in the Waiakto Bay of Plenty (WBOP) Netball Zone had a strong showing at the weeklong Upper North Island Secondary Schools (UNISS) Tournament last week.

Waikato Diocesan, St Paul Hamilton Girls High School, and Trident all placed in the top 10 in A grade. Matamata, Thames, and Hauraki Plains all placed in the top 10 in B grade, with Matamata promoted to A Grade in 2018.


Huntly, Tauhara, Tokoroa, Bethelehem, and Nga Taiatea all placed in the top 10 of the C grade, with Huntly promoted to B grade in 2018.

Mercury Bay, Piopio, Fairfield, Hamilton Christian, and Melville placed in the top 10 on the D grade with winner Mercury Bay and Piopio earning a promotion to C grade in 2018.

WBOP Umpires also impressed throughout the tournament with a number of umpires gaining their badges or being selected to umpire final games.

2017 UNISS Final Results for Waikato Bay of Plenty


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