Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Official Record Now a Goal for Shooter; Unofficial Mark Set at Fundraiser

Newspaper article The Chronicle (Toowoomba, Australia)

Official Record Now a Goal for Shooter; Unofficial Mark Set at Fundraiser

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Byline: Ben Drewe ben.drewe@thechronicle.com.au

HARRISTOWN netballer Tenielle Cronk would love to make her unofficial world record official.

Cronk raised the money to tour New Zealand in the school holidays with her Harristown State High School team in an unusual way.

She got sponsors for an attempt to see how many goals she could shoot in an hour.

The 17-year-old Rata goal shooter was on fire the day of the fundraiser, downing 480 goals in just 60 minutes after initially hoping to reach the 200 mark.

Had a Guinness World Record official been there to witness the attempt, Cronk would have gone down in the record books.

But that wasn't the case and Cronk would love to have another shot at the record, which was set at 437 by the Bankstown Netball Association in Sydney in March.

aIt's the unofficial one. …

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