After successfully guiding Waikato Bay of Plenty to the inaugural national under-23 title, Mary-Jane Araroa has been reappointed head coach for 2014.
Netball WBOP would like to congratulate Marcia Jerram (Waikato Diocesan) for being invited to trial for the NZ Secondary Schools team in April 2014.
Each of the five netball zones will be delivering a Netball New Zealand Talent Development Programme. The programme is developmental, progressive, learning and netball oriented.
Katherine Coffin has never strayed far from home which makes her elevation to the Waikato/Bay of Plenty Magic team for next year’s ANZ Championship netball competition all the more special.
She has coached the world to beat the Silver Ferns and now Julie Fitzgerald is relishing the opportunity to take on her next challenge as Head Coach of the Kia Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic.
The underdog’s tag will sit just fine with veteran defender Leana de Bruin when a new era unfolds for Kia Magic in next year’s ANZ Championship netball competition.
Kia Magic’s budding young netball talent continues to gain recognition after exciting shooting prospect Malia Paseka was named as a training partner for the Silver Ferns tour to the UK in January.