PERFECT WALLACE LEADS SWIFTS TO WIN OVER VIXENS

Samantha Wallace took 48 shots and scored all 48, including 2 Super shots, as she finished with 50 goals to lead New South Wales Swifts to a 55-43 win over Melbourne Vixens on Sunday. The win gave Swifts a 2-1 record to start the tournament, after they split the first two matches.

SAMANTHA WALLACE SCORED 50 GOALS IN 55-43 WIN ON SUNDAY

Swifts shot up to an 18-8 lead at the end of the first quarter and 32-19 at half time, as Helen Housby scored 3 and Sophie Garbin scored 2 to complete the scoring for the winners. For the Vixens, Mwai Kumwenda scored 26 goals.

After 3 rounds, Samantha Wallace is second on the goal count list. She has a total of 131 goals and trails Jamaican Jhaniele Fowler. But ‘Sam’ enjoys a better percentage rate, as she has 131 from 135 attempts while Fowler’s 169 goals has resulted from 181 attempts. Wallace is also second in the Suncorp Net Points list, with 225.5 points. Jhaniele Fowler leads that table with 258 points.

In round 4, The Swifts will face the Sunshine Coast Lightning, who beat the West Coast Feaver 69-54 on Saturday.

Highlights: https://supernetball.com.au/video/2021-round-3-swifts-vs-vixens-highlights

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