SA Womens Squad named for second camp

The second training camp for the SA Womens Hockey team gets underway today in Johannesburg. In a year where the focus will be on the FIH Hockey Series Finals and the African Qualifier, its imperative to hit the ground running for Robin van Ginkel. 

With a number of players unavailable for the first camp, this camp offers the opportunity for a bunch of players to stake their claim for places in the squads. It will be a first opportunity for the likes of Nicole la Fleur, Phumi Mbande and Quanita Bobbs to take part in a camp under the new leadership, while an exciting group of players also get their first opportunities. 

Phumi Mbande and Quanita Bobbs back in the squad – Photo from FIH World League Semi-Finals – Marcel Sigg

Amore de Wet, who has featured for the SA Indoor side on more than 20 occassions, is joined by the exciting Bianca Woods, Charne Maddocks and Stephanie Botha. Other new players at the camp include Donna Small, Kirsty Adams, Mia Barnard, Sandi Tabata and Sare Laubser. 

The came takes place at St. Stithians College and finishes next Friday the 15 February. 

South African Women’s Training Camp Squad (8-15th February 2019)

Phumi MbandeErin HunterMia BarnardSandi Tabata
Amore De WetIzelle VersterMishca EllisSare Laubser
Ashleigh DatnowKara BotesMmathshepo ModipaneShindre-Lee Simmons
Bianca WoodsKristen PatonNicole La FleurStephanie Baxter
Casey Jean BothaKirsty AdamsNicole WalravenStephanie Botha
Celia EvansLezaan janse van VuurenNicolene TerblancheSylvia van Jaarsveldt
Charne MaddocksLezan JakobsNikki VetoTarryn Glasby
Courtney du PreezLillian Du plessisQuanita BobbsTegan Fourie
Donna SmallLisa DeetlefsRobyn JonsonToni Marks

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