2018 Contracting Period Updates

There have been some big recruitment moves from clubs for Suncorp Super Netball 2018.

The 2018 contracting period officially opened on Monday June 19 and clubs finalised their lists of 10 on Monday 10 July 2017. During the three-week contracting period, clubs had the ability to sign any player not formally contracted to a team as one of their 10 players.

Clubs will now proceed signing nominated athletes and training partners.

Adelaide Thunderbirds

New Recruits: Leana de Bruin, Kate Shimmin, Bongiwe Msomi, Kaitlyn Brice, Sasha Glasgow, Cathrine Tuivaiti, Abigail Latu-Meafou
Re-signed: Fiona Themann, Chelsea Pitman, Hannah Petty
Departures: Karyn Bailey (retired), Erin Bell (Magpies Netball), Ama Agbeze, Jade Clarke, Malysha Kelly

GIANTS Netball

New Recruits: Kiera Austin
Re-signed: Kristina Brice, Bec Bulley, Kimberlee Green, Serena Guthrie, Jo Harten, Kristiana Manu’a, Susan Pettitt, Sam Poolman, Jamie-Lee Price.
Departures: Toni Anderson, Taylah Davies

Magpies Netball Club

New recruits: Erin Bell and Matilda Garrett
Madi Robinson, Sharni Layton, Caitlin Thwaites, Ashleigh Brazill, Shae Brown, Kim Ravaillion, April Brandley, Alice Teague-Neeld.
Departures: Micaela Wilson, Cody Lange (injured)

Melbourne Vixens

Re-signed: Kate Moloney, Kadie-Ann Dehaney, Mwai Kumwenda, Emily Mannix, Tegan Philip, Emma Ryde, Chloe Watson, Liz Watson, Khao Watts, Jo Weston.

NSW Swifts

New recruits: Kate Eddy and Sophie Garbin
Re-signed: Paige Hadley, Helen Housby, Sarah Klau, Abbey McCulloch, Claire O’Brien, Maddy Proud, Maddy Turner, Sam Wallace.
Departures: Amy Sommerville, Emma Tickner

Queensland Firebirds

New recruits: Tara Hinchliffe and Laura Geitz
Re-signed: Romelda Aiken, Mahalia Cassidy, Laura Clemesha, Kimberley Jenner, Jemma Mi Mi, Caitlyn Nevins, Gabi Simpson, Gretel Tippett.
Departures: Kate Shimmin (Thunderbirds), Abigail Latu-Meafou

Sunshine Coast Lightning

Re-signed: Steph Wood, Kelsey Browne, Laura Langman, Geva Mentor, Caitlin Bassett, Cara Koenen, Erena Mikaere, Maddy McAuliffe, Karla Mostert, Laura Scherian.

West Coast Fever

New Recruits: Jhaniele Fowler-Reid
Re-signed: Nat Medhurst, Courtney Bruce, Stacey Francis, Jess Anstiss, Verity Charles, Ingrid Colyer, Shannon Eagland, Kaylia Stanton and Annika Lee-Jones
Departures: Kate Beveridge