International Netball will return to Waikato / Bay of Plenty Zone in August and September when Rotorua and Hamilton host the Silver Ferns in the Netball Quad Series and the New World Netball Series for the Taini Jamison Trophy.


Three Waikato Bay of Plenty Zone players have been named in the 12-strong 2016 New Zealand Secondary Schools (NZSS) Team that will participate in the International School Girls Competition at The Trusts Arena, Auckland, 2 – 6 May.

The following NWBOP Umpires have been named in the NWBOP Performance Squads for 2015/2016. They have all been tracked from performances in Centre competitions, Zone and NNZ events in 2014/2015.

Level 3

Ceri Hills - Hamilton City

Ashlee Numa - Hamilton City

Vicki Lee Walker - Hamilton City

Level 2

Stacey Hovens - Hamilton City

Darne Rawiri - Hamilton City

Pania Tomoana - Gisborne

Amanda Thompson - Harbourside

Level 1

Cheyenne Clarkin - Hauraki Plains

Te Kaweora Enoka-Barton - Hamilton City

Tiana Thompson - Hamilton City

Congratulations to the six WBOP netballers selected by Netball New Zealand to trial for the 2016 NZ Secondary Schools (NZSS) team.

Alix Boe
Ariana Cable-Dixon
Chanel Dyer
Courtney Elliott
Elsa Brown
Emily Patterson
Katie Elmer
Micaela Ashford
Monica Falkner
Ngawai Eyles
Simmon Howe
Tamsin Moala
Margaret Forsyth – Head Coach
Rebecca Greenhalgh – Assistant Coach
Sandra Carter -  Manager
Amanda Foster – Physiotherapist


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