By Amy Cooper
Athletes don’t just work hard on game day, they train, diet, prepare, travel and work through rehab and recovery. In between trying to be the best athlete they can, they still have to take care of their own needs and for many players that includes a career outside netball. Either as a supplementary income or planning for their life after netball, many professional netballers take on work or study outside of the game, and in some cases sacrifice a traditional career to follow their netball dreams.
One of West Coast Fever’s breakout stars, Emma Cosh, has taken a step back from her teaching career to follow her professional netball dream. Traditionally a goal attack, Cosh made her debut for Fever in Round 1 of the 2020 Suncorp Super Netball League, later transitioning to wing attack in Round 9 to cover space left by an injured teammate. Seizing the opportunity, Cosh impressed and was offered a squad contract with the Fever for the 2021 Suncorp Super Netball season.
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