19 May 2012

Netball: Magic beat Tactix 65-42 in fourth straight win

6:17 pm on 19 May 2012

Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic have won their fourth straight match in the ANZ netball championships, beating the Canterbury Tactix 65-42 in Christchurch on Saturday.

They led by just 2 points at quarter-time, but extended that to 12 at halftime and 20 at three quarter-time.

Magic who started the season with 4 straight losses but could be in the top five teams by the end of the weekend, while the Tactix remain bottom.

The Magic's Silver Fern midcourter Laura Langman was forced off during the final quarter with an ankle injury.