Exclusive Interview

NS EXCLUSIVE: Marshall Law on the netball court

The challenges of umpiring are many, but none so more than during Covid-created hub life. Netball Scoop's Amy Cooper spoke to Suncorp Super Netball umpire Tim Marshall about the practicalities, rewards and difficulties of umpiring in 2021.

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over the Firebirds' victory against the Vixens in Round 14, covering major tactical moves, and key athletes. Lisa also discusses how she approaches benchmarks, and managing rookies.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Delicate, deliberate, and downright difficult – Annie Sargeant, on the role of being a national netball selector

A former elite netballer, coach, commentator, advocate and fan, Sargeant draws on all her experience, together with a significant amount of work, as an Australian netball selector. For the first time, Netball Scoop takes you inside just what is involved in selecting the national team.

NS EXCLUSIVE: View from the bench with Lisa Alexander

Have you ever wondered what a coach is thinking during a game? Former Diamonds head coach Lisa Alexander runs her expert eye over the Magpies victory against the Swifts in Round 12, covering major tactical moves, key athletes, and a possible game changer. Lisa also discusses breaking a zone defence, and one handed vs two handed passing.

NS EXCLUSIVE: Dennis Turner – tribute to netball

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.

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NS ARCHIVE: Liz Ellis – the long road back from ACL injury

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

By |2021-07-24T20:50:17+10:00July 24th, 2021|Categories: AUS, Exclusive Interview, Featured|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

NS EXCLUSIVE: Mahalia Cassidy – Tough times never last

Mahalia Cassidy has battled through two knee reconstructions to reach her 50th national league game, a milestone she reached alongside teammate Cara Koenen in Round 10. She spoke to Ariane Virgona, reflecting on her move to the Sunshine Coast Lightning, that challenges of the 2021 season, and what drives her off and on court.