96 year old Dennis Turner recently wrote a poem about the Hastings Valley Netball Association. His words about netball and life resonated with Netball Scoop - we hope it brings as big a smile to your face as it did to ours.
With three Suncorp Super Netball athletes having experienced an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture this season, Netball Scoop dug into the archives for one of our most popular articles. Written in 2015, it was part of a two part series, covering the science of female athlete's knee injuries (Part I), and this story of Liz
Sunday Aryang is one of Australian netball's rising stars, and in just her first contracted season with West Coast Fever, looks set to have a big future. Aryang spoke to Jenny Sinclair about her pathway so far, what it's taken to reach this point, and her very talented family.
Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over GIANTS Netball victory over the NSW Swifts in Round 11, covering the major tactical moves, key athletes, and a possible game changer. Alexander also assesses the form of some of the less experienced athletes who will be pushing for national selection.
The only certainty is uncertainty, is the message that media received today from Netball Australia CEO Kelly Ryan. However, despite Covid ravaging the season, the SSN looks set to continue thanks to overnight contingency planning with clubs, stakeholders, government and health departments. Read the most recent update here.
Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over Sunshine Coast Lightning's victory against West Coast Fever, covering the major tactical moves, key athletes, and a possible game changer.
This Sunday, the 11th of July, Geva Mentor will play her 200th domestic league game in Australia - and in the greatest of coincidences, it's the exact date she made her English debut 20 years earlier. It's a remarkable record, claimed by an inspirational athlete.
Netball Australia's newly appointed CEO, Kelly Ryan, has a unique skill set, boundless energy, and a driving determination to make netball the most inclusive sport in the national landscape.
Netball Scoop celebrates Indigenous Rounds with the stories behind the dresses, what's happening nationally and in each state and territory, four people who have combined their Indigenous heritage with their love of netball, and a resource guide.
Throughout her life, Pam Cookey has balanced a punishing schedule of netball, study and work. Along the way she's overcome three serious injuries and personal loss to become one of the English Roses' most loved and decorated athletes.