NSW SWIFTS; red hot and ready to take on world
Having only one team from NSW in an elite netball competition is a first.
In the 11 years of elite netball in NSW there have been two teams, splitting allegiances across the state. Now, for the first time, the state can be united behind one strong, athletic, feminine and fierce side; the NSW SWIFTS.
Led by new captain Catherine Cox, the NSW SWIFTS are ready and excited about competing in the 17 week,
“It is a huge honour to captain the new team, in a new international competition,” said Cox.
“Fans have always loved clashes between
When asked about the new name and colours of the team Cox was clear.
“The NSW SWIFTS brings together the winning culture and strength of the Sydney Swifts, and combines that with the passion and determination of the Hunter Jaegers. Players like Emma Koster bring real heart to the side – and together, I know that the NSW SWIFTS will be a side that the whole state can be proud to support.”
“And colours? Well really, what woman doesn’t love wearing red? And the blokes can wear the blue gear … the colours work for me!”
The NSW SWIFTS roster of players (as at 04/12/07).
Catherine Cox (Captain)