11 Mar 2014

Magic beat Mystics away

5:12 am on 11 March 2014

The Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic have recorded their second straight win in the ANZ netball championship, beating the Northern Mystics 50-36 in Auckland.

Captain Casey Kopua led the way for the Magic, unsettling the Mystics' shooters and setting up play for her own attack.

The Magic were up 13-7 after the first quarter, 23-16 at halftime and 34-26 at three-quarter time.

Jo Harten shot 30 from 31 for the Magic, while Cathrine Latu, Maria Tutaia and Bailey Mes all shot well below their best for the Mystics.

The Magic are top of the standings with two wins, while the Mystics are at the other end of the table without a victory.