NORTHWICH Sapphires remain unbeaten in the Cheshire Elite League this season following a thumping victory against Macclesfield in their latest outing on Saturday.

Maddy Dann’s shooting accuracy was impressive during a 95-35 success at Winsford Lifestyle Centre that keeps her side on a course to finish top of the table.

Meanwhile Sapphires’ seconds mounted a comeback on Sunday to register a third win of the campaign in the North West Championship League’s Division Two.

A team featuring four players from the club’s under 16s squad trailed 18-6 at the end of the opening quarter against hosts Trafford.

However they recovered to run out 48-44 victors.


Cheshire Elite League

Saturday, March 16

Round 18: Chester Blue 76-26 Northwich Sapphires 2nd; Chester Maroon 40-52 Capricorn; Northwich Sapphires 95-35 Macclesfield

North West Championship League

Sunday, March 17

Division Two: Ribble Valley 35-48 Manchester Giants; Trafford Seniors 44-56 Chester; Trafford Juniors 44-48 Northwich Sapphires 2nd; Warrington w/o Newman