CITY of Sheffield Hatters secured their fifth successive National Cup title with a hard fought 67-55 victory over Team Northumbria yesterday.
Hatters, making their ninth appearance in the final, trailed 18-14 at the end of the first quarter.
But led by Steph Gandy, who top-scored with 18 points, Hatters dominated the second period to take control of the contest. They shaded the third and fourth quarters 16-12 and 18-16 to maintain their unbeaten run this season.
* See Friday’s GrassRoots for a double page Hatters special.