Suncorp Super Netball Round 14 Information
The last regular season match is upon us. It’s GAME DAY!
The inaugural Suncorp Super Netball (SSN) home and away season concludes tonight but not before our critical clash with GIANTS. The top four teams (Vixens, Lightning, GIANTS and Magpies) have qualified for the SSN Finals Series. Confirmation of the Semi Finals fixtures will take place immediately after Fever v Vixens tonight. A win against our Sydney rival this evening will secure us a Major Semi final berth, while a loss will see us host Collingwood in the Minor Semi Final next weekend at USC Stadium.
ROUND 14 BLOCKBUSTER DOUBLE HEADER EVENT
NSW Swifts v Queensland Firebirds 5:00pm.
GIANTS Netball v Sunshine Coast Lightning 7:00pm.
Where: Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney Olympic Park.
When: 4:00pm. Doors and Ticket Box open and activations begin.
Last time we faced the Sydney-based side was Round 4, 2017.
Giants (55) defeated Lightning (54).
Lightning shooting statistics:
Caitlin Bassett 45/47 (96%).
Stephanie Wood 7/8 (88%).
Cara Koenen 2/3 (67%).
GIANTS is the least penalised team in the league, with 568 penalties, averaging 55 per game.
Lightning leads the league for defensive rebounds (50) and intercepts (113). Geva Mentor has individually recorded the most defensive rebounds (37) and deflections (87).
Caitlin Bassett is the most accurate shooter in the league, with a 94% accuracy. She has scored 550 goals from 585 attempts.
Lightning has conceded the least amount of goals, with 671. The Giants have conceded the second-least amount of goals, with 672.
Broadcast information: LIVE on 9Gem, Netball Live App. On Demand Catch Up: 9Now, Telstra TV, Netball Live App.