Netball provides competition for Open (years 11 -12),
Middle School (years 9 - 10) and Lower School (years 7
- 8) divisions. In 2013 the competition will be conducted in two
formats with schools nominating the format in which they will compete.
(Schools do not have to be in the same format for all divisions)
– nominate the venue (all divisions compete on same day at each venue).
To improve the quality
of competition, a maximum of 4 school teams per division will be
Schools with more than
one team in a division are to have their strongest ranked team competing
as their first team.
Schools organised, where possible, in geographical groups of six.
ACC schools in the
CAS and NAS zones will compete in their own zones,
The top two schools from each zone, in both formats, will progress to
Interzone Finals that will be played as home & away games. Winners will
then proceed to an Elimination Day Carnival. Country school winners will
be invited to compete at this stage. The top four
schools from each division of the Elimination Day Carnival will
proceed to Finals Day. This will consist of a semi-final match, with the
two winners competing in the Grand Final to determine the Champion
It is recommended that teams consist of at least 10 girls.
Each school is to provide a competent umpire for each team competing in
the Champion Schools competition.