The National Netball Association have named a 15-member squad for the upcoming PacificAus Sports Netball Series to be held at Queensland’s Gold Coast in April.
The Tifamoana National Netball Team for the upcoming series:
1. Abigail Latu – Meafou
2. Ariana Luamanu
3. Armani Apelu
4. Bryah Gafa
5. Fiapalagi Laikong
6. Gardenia Asiata
7. Jessica Laga’aia
8. Kara Adrole
9. Lenora Misa
10. Papi Alaalatoa
11. Sayonara Alaalatoa
12. Sheridan Stowers
13. Sisavaii Muliaga
14. Sopolemalama Tuitama – Alsop
15. Winnie Palamo
Netball Australia, under the PacificAus Sports program and funded by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), will be hosting the third installment of the PacificAus Sports Netball Series this month.
For the first time, African nations Kenya, Malawi and Zambia will travel to Australia to compete in the competition against returning teams Samoa, Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Singapore and dual-series champions Tonga.
“The inclusion of the three African nations provides an opportunity for Pacific partner countries to improve their performance through exposure to teams rarely competed against,” reads a tournament statement.
Details of the PacificAus Sports Netball Series:
Opening Ceremony: 6:30pm – 7:00pm Sunday 23rd April
Tournament: Monday 24th April to Saturday 29th April
Grand Final: 8:00pm Saturday 29th April
Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre
296 Nerang Broadbeach Road, Carrara 4211 QLD
Entry is free – no tickets required
Doors open at 1:00pm
All ages welcome
Stay tuned for more updates!