Cardiff Met dominates in Welsh Netball selection for upcoming Netball Europe Championships


​Cardiff Metropolitan University students and alumni dominate the Welsh Netball team in recent selection for the upcoming Europe Championships and World Cup Qualifier Event.

The team selected to represent Wales at the Netball Europe and Word Championship Qualifier event being held at the Sport Wales National Centre, Cardiff later this month has a total of nine current or past Cardiff Met students out of a total twelve possible.

Suzy Drane, Lecturer in Performance and Sport Development at Cardiff Met will be heading the team as Captain. She said, ''it's obviously very exciting to be selected to represent your country. Netball Europe is a big event in the Netball calendar and this year it is the World Championship Qualifying tournament for the European representatives. 75% of the squad, with more in the long squad, have undertaken their higher education studies here at Cardiff Met, this shows the strength the University has in nurturing our future international Netball players.''

The team consists of the following:
Suzy Drane (Captain)
Cara Moseley (Vice Captain)
Ursula Pritchard
Kelly Morgan
Steph Myddleton
Nia Jones
Nichola James
Kyra Jones
Bethan Dyke
Lateisha Kidner
Carly Lewis

Unfortunately Sara Hale and Stephanie Williams are ruled out due to injury.