Lotty wins Newbury League Award
Current U17 squad member, Lotty Woodley was recently announced as Player of the Year for Division 1 in the Newbury Netball League for the 2012/2013 Winter Season.
End of Season Awards
Wednesday 26th June 2013. End of Season Tournament and Awards Evening.
Manager's Player Most Improved Players
U11 Izzy Ryder U11 Tilly Jones
U12 Amelia McKay U12 Juliette Ashman
U13 Izzy Sanderson U13 Zoe Forte
U14 Eleanor Roshier U14 Rosie Stanton
U16 Jasmine Robinson U16 Keren Gillis
Newbury U16s Asst Coach Trish receives Long Service to Netball Award
Friday 26th April 2013. Trish Dunn, Newbury U16s Assistant Coach received her Long Service to Netball Award at the 2012/2013 Berkshire Netball Awards held at Blue Mountain Golf Centre, Binfield. Long Service Awards are given to recognise those individuals who have given 25 years or more service to netball in Berkshire. Trish is pictured receiving her award.
England Centre, Serena Guthrie visits Newbury Juniors
Wednesday 6th March 2013. Newbury Junior Netball Club had a very special visitor at training this week when England Centre, Serena Guthrie came down to meet the girls. Serena spent time coaching each age group as well as offering them tips and advice. Serena has 23 caps for England and played in the England team which historically won the Test series against Australia in January of this year. (England had previously only beaten Australia twice - in 1981 and 2010.) She plays her club netball for Team Bath and plays WD/C.
Berkshire County Netball Academy Success for Newbury Juniors
Congratulations to the following Newbury Juniors players who were selected for Berkshire County Academy Netball Squads 2012/2013.
Megan Somerville (U14 Development Academy & U14 Satellite Academy)
Eleanor Roshier (U14 Development Academy)
Micaela Munoz (U14 Development Academy)
Kerin Gillis (U16 County Academy)
Newbury Junior Coaches Keep Learning!
Newbury Junior Coaches, Trish Dunn, Loretta Whitehead and Tina Wood recently attended coaching sessions with ex-Welsh International Netballer, Ursula "Billy" Bowers. Billy delivered a really successful course to coaches from CAPS accredited clubs who were treated to the benefit of Billy's experience as a player both in the UK and in New Zealand where she has lived for the past few years. The session covered attacking skills and practices and also shooter rotations as well as some ideas on through court play.
Newbury Juniors go to National Super League Grand Final
Saturday 25th May 2013 saw a group of Newbury Juniors, coaches and parents make the journey to Worcester to watch Team Bath take on Celtic Dragons in a nail-biting battle for the Super League crown.
Team Bath were the victors completing the domestic double by out-fighting Celtic Dragons 62-56. In a highly anticipated battle of tactics, it was Team Bath who managed to finally pull clear in the last couple of minutes to claim their fifth Netball Superleague title.
For a full match report visit the England Netball website here >>
Photo gallery just added - more coming soon! >>
Newbury Juniors Success at Park House Sports Awards
Thursday 13th June 2013. We were delighted to hear that 3 Newbury Juniors picked
up the top awards at the Park House School Sports Awards 2013 Presentation Evening.
Y7 Girls Sports Personality of the Year was Amelia McKay (U12s).
Y8 Girls Sports Personality of the Year was Megan Somerville (U14s).
Y10 Girls Sports Personality of the Year was Jasmine Robinson (U16s).
This follows wins last year for Zoe Forte (Y7) and Eryn Robinson(Y9) in 2012.
Update! More good news, Abi Stamp in our U14 squad won the KS3 Sportswoman of the Year
award at The Clere School. Well done Girls!