The Tequiras secured a vital win over the Karratha Falcons in round nine of the Karratha Netball Association winter season at the Leisureplex. The division one game took place on July 19 with the second and third-placed teams squaring off against each other. Tequiras proved too strong for the Falcons, taking a 10-point victory 50-40. The win moved Tequiras into second place on the ladder, tied with Falcons on eight points but ahead on percentage. In division two action, Karratha Kats White downed Falcons Div 2 51-36 and Bolts proved too strong for Blades 44-22. Kats Div 2 Blue defeated Kweens following a Kweens forfeit. In division three, Kats Div 3 White took down Blades 47-30, and Kats Div 3 Blue defeated Cougars Div 3 by six points 41-35. Tequiras Div 3 Black edged out Bolts Div 3 in a nail-biter, 34-31, and Falcons Div 3 claimed victory after a Tequiras Div 3 forfeit.