Netball Victoria is pleased to announce the athletes selected in the 2016 Victorian State Team Program.
The successful athletes listed below will compete in the Underage National Netball Championships next year across three divisions.
Netball Victoria High Performance Manager Rebekah Webster said the selected athletes showed incredible potential at the trials, with the teams will now facing an intensive training program as they prepare to take on some of Australia’s most talented netballers.
“It’s been great to see so much depth of talent at this year’s selections, Victoria have always performed strongly at the Underage National Netball Championships and we are excited by this current group of young athletes progressing through the Netball Victoria talent pathway,” said Ms Webster.
“Each team will begin training together in the next few weeks before enjoying a break for Christmas and New Year’s.”
“It’s important for the athletes to build rapport with one another and work towards setting a strong team culture in preparation for the Championships.”
Athletes will be required to accept their position by 9am Friday 4 December. Click here to register and complete all required details.
Please see full 2016 Victorian State Team lists below:
|17/U State Team 2016|
|Abbey Rutherford||Central East|
|Alex Moody||Central East|
|Alexandra (Allie) Smith||Central West|
|Eliza McGuigan||Central East|
|Gabrielle Dwyer||Central East|
|Kate Kelly-Oman||Central East|
|Madelyn Gray||Central West|
|Tahnysha Salanoa||Central West|
|Zali Mifsud||Central East|
|19/U State Team 2016|
|Amelia Brock||North East|
|Carly Harrison||Central West|
|Casey Adamson||Central West|
|Genna Ogier||North East|
|Jacqueline Newton||North East|
|Jane Cook*||North East|
|Kailah Mae Keepen||Central West|
|Matilda Garrett||Central East|
|Rahni Samason||Central East|
|Sharni Lambden**||Central East|
|Tayla Honey||Central West|
*Selected subject to availability
** Selected Subject to injury/medical clearance
An extended squad has been selected for the 2016 19U team. Extended squad members will train with the team and may be elevated should an athlete named need to be replaced.
|21/U State Team 2016|
|Alice Teague-Neeld*||Central West|
|Andrea Tai||Central West|
|Emily Post||Central West|
|Emma Ryde*||Central East|
|Jane Cook||North East|
|Kate Eddy||Central East|
|Libby Birch||Central West|
|Maddy Balson||Central East|
|Madeline Stewart||Central West|
|Molly Jovic||Central West|
|Samantha Gooden||Central East|
An extended squad has been selected for the 2016 21/U Victorian State team. Extended squad members will train with the team and may be elevated should an athlete named need to be replaced.
17/U and 19/U National Championships:
Western Australia, Monday 11 April – Saturday 16 April 2016
21/U National Championships:
Tasmania, Monday 7 March – Sunday 13 March 2016