New Zealand Under 23 Squads Announced

Auckland Ultimate is proud of its junior players: there are 16 of them representing New Zealand at the U-23 World Championships in Toronto in August. They’re highlighted in bold in this announcement from NZU.

NZU is pleased to announce the athletes selected to represent New Zealand at the 2013 Under 23 World Championships in Toronto. These players will compete against the best age group teams from around the world.

Selections are in alphabetical order by first name.

Open Team
Aaron Neal
Adam Sprachman
Aleksey Vakhroushev
Alex Meyst
Andrew McIntyre-Robinson
Angus Hines
Blake Rainey
Eric Richards
Ethan Taylor
Guy Rainey
Hamish Gibson
Lauchlan Robertson
Liam Haberfield
Matthew Richardson
Michael Barnes
Richard Fernando
Richard Carr
Robert Prendergast
Thomas Fraser
Tom Blomfield
Troy Stevenson

Womens Team
Annie Chen
Brigette Legg
Ceecee Zhang
Emily Camuso
Emma Gardiner
Emma Holdaway
Emma Sye
Janelle Cooke
Kim Bryant
Kim Hyde
Liz Goodin
Miriam Burke
Niki Botes
Riah Mildenhall
Sally West
Sam Fisk
Tamsin Fitzgerald
Teia Sebire

NZU would like to thank all those players that participated in the U23 Trials process. I look forward to working with the teams in the buildup to the World Championships.


Pete Letteney National U23 High Performance Coordinator