England Netball is delighted to announce that following a selection weekend in Sheffield, the squad for the U17s to contest Netball Europe has been confirmed.
The tournament takes place in Hull from Friday March 6th – Sunday March 8th. The competition has seen England dominant in recent years and they will be looking to retain the title they lifted on home soil in Worcester last time out.
The players that have been selected to represent England are as follows;
Imogen Allison – Y&H & Yorkshire Jets
Amy Carter – NW & Manchester Thunder
Charlotte Curtis – South & Team South
Ashleigh Dekker – South & Surrey Storm
Sophie Drakeford-Lewis – South & Team South
George Fisher – East & Hertfordshire Mavericks
Leia Griffin – NW & Manchester Thunder
Rosie Harris – Y&H & Yorkshire Jets
Laura Morton – L&SE & Hertfordshire Mavericks
Vicki Oyesola – L&SE & Hertfordshire Mavericks
Natasha Pavelin – L&SE & Hertfordshire Mavericks
Abigail Robson – SW &Team Bath
Ellen Hirst – NE & Team Northumbria
The selected athletes will meet for a three day training camp in February. In the event of a player not being fit for the training camp at this time or for Netball Europe, selectors may invite additional athletes to attend.
England Netball would like to congratulate all of the players on their selection and thank all of the athletes who trialled in Sheffield. You will be able to follow all of the action from the tournament on England Netball’s official twitter and facebook pages.