Winning only one game does not paint the full picture of Northland's wheelchair basketball team's efforts at the northern league competition at ASB Stadium on Saturday.

Northland, a second division team, put up great resistance against three first division teams despite recording three losses from four games. Playing against Auckland, Waikato A and Midwest, the home team showed great fight and spirit to challenge teams with national level players.

With a recent decline in players across the country, the decision was made to scrap the second division for now and persist with a single division. According to Northland coach Glenn

Advertisement
Advertisement