Telephone: 08 8355 7000
Telephone International: +61 8 8355 7000
Fax: 08 8355 7070
Monday - Friday: 8am till 4pm
Cudmore Terrace, Henley Beach SA 5022

Netball

PROGRAM 

The aim of the Henley Sports Academy is to assist student athletes in their sporting and academic pathway. Students have two 100 minute lessons per week over the whole year. The Netball Academy focus for each term includes:

 

Term 1

  • Theory Focus: Nutrition, Fitness Analysis – Sports Psychology, Technique Analysis. 
  • Practical Focus: Individual and group fitness and conditioning programs, Trial Games.

Term 2

  • Theory Focus:  Coaching, Officiating + Event Organisation, Umpiring Accreditations (Level THREE)
  • Practical Focus: Individual and team strategy development. Game play: Clare Valley Exchange, Special Sports Schools Netball Playoffs.

Term 3

  • Theory Focus:  Individual Performance Analysis, Nutrition.
  • Practical Focus: Individual, team and strategy development, Game Play Analysis Presentation.

Term 4

  • Theory Focus: Performance Presentation
  • Practical Focus: Fast Five Competition, Physical Literacy Program. 

ACADEMY COACHES AND STAFF

PROGRAM MANAGER: Sammy Nutt

Intermediate Netball Coach

Bachelor of Human Movement

Bachelor of Education

Certificate III Sports Trainer

Certificate IV Training and Assessment

Former Premier League Cougars and Tango player

Khao Watts

Development Netball Coach

Bachelor of Education

Bachelor of Arts

ANZ Championship/Suncorp Super Netball Player

2015/2016 Australian Netball Diamonds Squad

TRAINING VENUES

ETSA Park

Henley High Gym

Henley High Weights & Rehabilitation Centre

ACADEMY ACHIEVEMENTS 

2010: Runners-Up 8/9 & Year 10

2011: Champions Year 10

2012: Runners-Up Year 10

2013: Runner's-Up Open

2014: Runners-Up Year 10
2017: Runners-Up Year 10

STUDENTS SPORTING PATHWAYS – POST SCHOOL

Thunderbirds Representatives

Felicity Lukeman

Premier League Representatives

Amanda Parkes

Candice Burton

Felicity Lukeman

Jacinta Lycett

Leah Thompson

Stephanie Ventrice

Bodelle Stanley

Penny Vithoulkas

Tayla Johnson

Emma Green

Rachel Weidemann

ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS

2011

Top of Subject – Staci Digance

Most Outstanding – Molly Tylor

Emerging Talent – Tayla Johnson

2012

Top of Subject – Emma Green

Dedication to SSP – Jaclyn Cole

Emerging Talent – Rachel Weidemann

2013

Top of Subject – Zoe Anastasiou

Emerging Talent – Issy Williams

Most Outstanding – Rachel Weidemann

2014

Top of Subject – Issy Williams

Dedication to SSP – Isabelle Roberts

Emerging Talent – Sarah Elfenbein

2015

Top of Subject – Sarah Elfenbein

Most Outstanding – Jess Wiseman

Emerging Talent ­– Grace Robins 

2016

Top of Subject – Ruby Hickman

Most Outstanding – Millie Pearce

Emerging Talent ­– Yana Krimizi 

2017

Top of Subject - Gia Van Zyl

Most Outstanding - Yana Krimizi

Emerging Talent - Kleo Trajkovic

2018

Top of Subject - Yana Krimizi

Most Outstanding - Maddy Neilson

Emergin Talent - Chloe Carlaw