U21 female team head off to Lincoln with high hopes

The U21 Wellington Women’s team heads to Christchurch on Wednesday to compete in the National Development tournament. The team has six current Blaze players and will be captained by Scottish International Leigh Kasperek. The team will be coached by Amanda Cooper and  former Blaze coach Mark Borthwick will assist.

The side has a very good look to it and is balanced with experience and youth. Cooper said “It’s been a long time since Wellington has won a tournament like this so we are looking to come away with the silverware”

The team is:

Leigh Kasperek (captain)
Rebecca Burns
Rosemary Cockle
Dee Doherty
Emma Fulbrook
Katie Hoffman
Hannah Lee Harwood
Gemma Krebs
Suzie McDonald
Florence Marshall
Thamsyn Newton
Umaya Ranaweera
Courtney Sprott


For more information about the tournament visit this page here

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