McDonell and Tombs make NSW 19/U team

2019 GIANT Matilda McDonell and 2019 GIANTS Netball Training Partner Latika Tombs have been selected to represent New South Wales at the 2019 National Netball Championships.

The players have been named as part of the 12-athlete NSW 19/U team, who will take on the rest of the country in Brisbane next April.

The selection came after along selection process, where selectors visited both regional and metro regions of NSW.

The National Netball Championships provide Australia’s best young netballers the chance to represent their respective state or territory – a fantastic pathway opportunity for athlete exposure and talent identification.

Throughout the years, the Championships have proven to be a crucial stepping stone to both the Suncorp Super Netball and international stages of the game.

This year sees players selected from regional areas such as Orange, Wagga Wagga, Newcastle, Lismore and Gosford, as well as a host of metro areas.

The 2019 National Netball Championships take place from Wednesday to Tuesday, 10-16 April, at Brisbane’s Netball Centre.