Y1-6 NETBALL 2022
Years 1 - 6
Terms 2 and 3
Year 1 & 2 - 4v4 - the ideal number of players is 6-7.
Year 3 & 4 - 5v5 - the ideal number of players is 7-8.
Year 5 & 6 - 6v6 - the ideal number of players is 8-9.
Year 1 & 2 - 2 x 6-minute halves, with a 1-minute break in between.
Year 3 & 4 - 2 x 13-minute halves, with a 2-minute break in between.
Year 5 & 6 - 4 x 8-minute quarters, with 2-minute breaks in between.
The registration fee for Years 3 - 6 is $120.
Year 1 & 2 Future Ferns Fee is $25.
In 2022, there will be a 6-week preseason training program for Year 6-13 students run at Marsden. Click on the 'Preseason Training' tab at the top of the screen for more information.
No trials held for Year 3 - 6.
2022 Dates TBC - usually beings in May and finishes in early September.
Year 1 & 2 - 4v4. Three tournament days at the end of the season (late August, early September)
Year 3 & 4 - 5v5. Play weekly Saturday games.
Year 5 & 6 - 6v6. Play weekly Saturday games.
More information about the modified games can be found here
PRACTICES One practice per week; duration, day, and time-dependent on the availability of the courts and coach.
Every effort is made to have practices during lunchtimes but unfortunately, this is not always possible.
Year 1 - 4 play in the Marsden PE uniform. white ankle socks, and sports shoes.
Year 5 & 6 play in the Green, blue, and white netball skirt, light blue PE top, white ankle socks, and sports shoes.
Tracksuits are strongly recommended for warmth and uniformity of appearance. It is essential that the girls’ uniform is neat and tidy.
Players are permitted to wear dark blue thermals under their playing uniform on colder days.
SAFETY Each girl must have nails trimmed, hair tied back, and suitable footwear for both practice and the game. A named drink bottle should be taken to the games.