Netball New Zealand has today announced 25 athletes who have been selected to take part in the Silver Ferns and National Development Squad trials in Auckland from December 7-11, 2015.
Captain Casey Kopua has been granted extended leave until the end of January 2016 by Netball New Zealand following the New World Netball Series for the Constellation Cup. It has been a big 12 months for Kopua who made her return from a serious knee injury in May to lead the Silver Ferns at Netball World Cup SYDNEY 2015.
The trials also signal the return to Netball for shooter Maria Tutaia, who missed the Constellation Cup on extended leave.
The 2016 Silver Ferns Squad and National Development Squad will be announced on Thursday 10 December, 2015.
The triallists are:
Cathrine Latu - Northern Mystics
Brooke Leaver - Southern Steel
Bailey Mes - Mainland Tactix
Malia Paseka - WBOP Magic
Te Paea Selby-Rickit - Southern Steel
Maria Tutaia - Northern Mystics
Ameliaranne Wells - Central Pulse
Maia Wilson - NZ Secondary Schools
Gina Crampton - Southern Steel
Kayla Cullen - Northern Mystics
Shannon Francois - Southern Steel
Laura Langman - Northern Mystics
Erikana Pedersen - Mainland Tactix
Jamie-Lee Price - WBOP Magic
Grace Rasmussen - WBOP Magic
Samantha Sinclair - WBOP Magic
Leana de Bruin - WBOP Magic
Katrina Grant - Central Pulse
Temalisi Fakahokotau - Northern Mystics
Anna Harrison-Phoenix Karaka - Southern Steel
Jess Moulds - Mainland Tactix
Storm Purvis - Southern Steel
Sulu Tone-Fitzpatrick - Northern Mystics
Zoe Walker - Mainland Tactix
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