2011/12 Lightning squad announced
The squad who will be playing in the 2011/12 National Super League has been announced. For information on who’s who, and to see why Olivia Murphy will not be taking to the court this year, visit the Loughborough Lightning website Details have also been released for the first fixtures and tickets are on sale too
Wellingborough Netball League Celebrates 40 years of Netball...
Thursday 15th December saw the reunion of former netball players and volunteers from the last 40 years to reunite in a celebration of netball in Wellingborough. The evening was celebrated with a match from teams Aruba and Futureprint, followed by refreshments and speeches from Barbara Wilkins; current chair, Pat Hyde; President and Marion who were the co founders of the league in 1971. The raffle raised £100 for local ‘Crazy Hats’ breast cancer charity, as photographed below with WNL members wearing commemorative t-shirts and a netball court celebration cake. Barbara Wilkins said she was pleased with the celebration and ‘A good time was had by all’. See the photo here
Charnwood Sports Awards- winners announced
Congratulations to the following who picked up their deserved trophies at the Charnwood Sports Awards: Imogen Clements- Junior Volunteer of the Year; Lynn Moore - Volunteer of the Year; Charnwood Sapphires: Club of the Year and Sue Jones- Outstanding Contribution to Sport. Well done all!
Lincolnshire shine at awards ceremonies
Lincolnshire County Netball Association made the headlines at the Lincolnshire Sports Awards taking home the ‘Sports Organisation of the Year’ and Sally Thomas won ‘Coach of the Year’ at the Newark and Sherwood Awards. See the two write ups for more information about LCNA and Sally and to see them smiling with the awards!