Selectors have today announced the Australian 21/U team that will be taking part in a series of warm-up matches against the Australian Diamonds, New Zealand Silver Ferns and England in the lead-up to the Netball World Cup in Sydney and Newcastle between 1-5 August.
Netball Victoria CEO Michelle Plane said, “It is fantastic to see that four Melbourne Vixens players have been named in the Australian 21/U team: Alice Teague-Neeld, Chloe Watson, Liz Watson and Jo Weston. This is a great achievement and strongly reflects on our considerable investment in the Netball Victoria pathway systems, resulting in talented athletes representing their country.”
We wish the Australian 21/U team all the very best in this tournament.
Selected by Diamonds coach Lisa Alexander, Australian 21/U coach Tania Obst, 21/U national selector Kylee Byrne and Netball Australia’sNational Pathway Manager Stacey West, the team is as follows:
Gia Abernethy (South Australia)
Kaitlyn Bryce (NSW)
Mahalia Cassidy (Queensland)
Sarah Klau (South Australia)
Cody Lange (SA/Adelaide Thunderbirds)
Chelsea Lemke (South Australia)
Kristina Manu’a (NSW/WBOP Magic)
Kaylia Stanton (WA/West Coast Fever)
Alice Teague-Neeld (Victoria/Melbourne Vixens)
Chloe Watson (Victoria/Melbourne Vixens)
Liz Watson (Victoria/Melbourne Vixens)
Jo Weston (Victoria/Melbourne Vixens)