The Upper North Island Secondary Schools (UNISS) netball competition has begun, Times reports, with hundreds or players and supporters flocking to the Howick Pakuranga Netball Centre at Lloyd Elsmore Park. The competition, which began on Monday and winds up on Friday, involves schools from Waikato/Bay of Plenty, Auckland and Northland areas. The competition was last held in 2019 at Netball North Harbour. The 2020 and 2021 competitions were cancelled as a result of Covid-19.