Southern Steel Netball http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/ News and events from the Southern Steel New Zealand netball team. en-us Konstruk Content Management System - http://www.konstruk.com/ 60 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/assets/Southern-Steel-Netball_2.jpg Southern Steel Netball http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/ 115 113 Fisher commits to Steel for 2022 ANZ Premiership (Mon, 2 August 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/george-fisher-commits-steel-2022-anz-premiership-__I.80995__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel has launched its 2022 recruitment drive by securing English playmaker George Fisher. Mon, 2 August 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/george-fisher-commits-steel-2022-anz-premiership-__I.80995__N.17077 Steel shooter to champion child safety (Wed, 11 August 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-shooter-champion-child-safety-__I.81060__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel shooter George Fisher is joining forces with Road Safety Southland to champion the correct use of child restraints. Wed, 11 August 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-shooter-champion-child-safety-__I.81060__N.17077 A steely new focus for Kate Burley (Thu, 12 August 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steely-new-focus-kate-burley-__I.81072__N.17077 By all accounts, defender Kate Burley has had a big week. Thu, 12 August 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steely-new-focus-kate-burley-__I.81072__N.17077 Steel secures shooting Saviour (Mon, 16 August 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-secures-shooting-saviour-__I.81078__N.17077 Saviour by name, saviour by nature. At least the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel hopes so. Mon, 16 August 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-secures-shooting-saviour-__I.81078__N.17077 Steel completes 2022 roster (Thu, 26 August 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-completes-2022-roster-__I.81185__N.17077 The completion of the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel squad to contest the 2022 ANZ Premiership features a resilient midcourt and a remarkable comeback tale. Thu, 26 August 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-completes-2022-roster-__I.81185__N.17077 Steel confirms training partners for 2022 (Tue, 5 October 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-confirms-training-partners-2022-__I.81209__N.17077 A talented trio of training partners has been recruited by the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel for the 2022 ANZ Premiership season. Tue, 5 October 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-confirms-training-partners-2022-__I.81209__N.17077 Steel launches preseason campaign (Tue, 30 November 2021) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-launches-preseason-campaign-__I.81277__N.17077 There will be no easing into the new season for the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel’s class of 2022. Tue, 30 November 2021 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-launches-preseason-campaign-__I.81277__N.17077 Steel aiming for preseason success (Fri, 28 January 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-aiming-preseason-success-__I.81363__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel netball team is hopeful its preseason games can continue. Fri, 28 January 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-aiming-preseason-success-__I.81363__N.17077 Steel pre-season games (Fri, 11 February 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-pre-season-games-2022-__I.81381__N.17077 Testing the mettle of combinations in the heat of battle will be a key focus for the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel in it’s pre-season encounters next week. Fri, 11 February 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-pre-season-games-2022-__I.81381__N.17077 A+ for Steel training partners (Thu, 3 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/a-steel-training-partners-__I.83350__N.17077 It’s an A+ on the report card for Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel’s trio of young training partners. Thu, 3 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/a-steel-training-partners-__I.83350__N.17077 Venue change for Steel games (Tue, 8 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/venue-change-steel-games-__I.83366__N.17077 Mitigating risk as the Omicron virus continues to spread has prompted the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel to change venues for two of its ANZ Premiership home games this season. Tue, 8 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/venue-change-steel-games-__I.83366__N.17077 Saunders determined to make every game count (Fri, 11 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/shannon-saunders-determined-make-every-game-count-__I.83461__N.17077 While the threat of unexpected interruption lurks, Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel captain Shannon Saunders is taking a determined approach to this season’s ANZ Premiership from the outset. Fri, 11 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/shannon-saunders-determined-make-every-game-count-__I.83461__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated Trident Homes Tactix 71-54 in Christchurch (Sun, 13 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-trident-__I.83535__N.17077 A phenomenal third quarter saw the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel crush the Trident Homes Tactix 71-54 in Christchuch. Sun, 13 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-trident-__I.83535__N.17077 Where there’s a Wilshier, there’s a way (Thu, 17 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/where-there-s-wilshier-there-s-way-__I.83683__N.17077 Ali Wilshier’s comeback from a serious knee injury started long before she even emerged from the operating theatre. Thu, 17 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/where-there-s-wilshier-there-s-way-__I.83683__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 50-70 by MG Mystics (Mon, 21 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-50-70-__I.83766__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel was dealt a tough blow, defeated 70-50 by a sublime the MG Mystics at ILT Stadium Southland tonight. Mon, 21 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-50-70-__I.83766__N.17077 Dual codes an exciting challenge for Steel physio (Thu, 24 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/dual-codes-exciting-challenge-steel-physio-__I.83898__N.17077 Rugby and netball are starkly contrasting sporting codes but physiotherapist Andrew Mackintosh is discovering plenty of similarities. Thu, 24 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/dual-codes-exciting-challenge-steel-physio-__I.83898__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated Robinhood Stars 71-62 (Sun, 27 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-robinhood-__I.84005__N.17077 An invigorated Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel earned redemption with a 71-62 victory over the Robinhood Stars at ILT Stadium Southland today. Sun, 27 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-robinhood-__I.84005__N.17077 Steel v Stars match postponed (Tue, 29 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-northern-stars-match-postponed-__I.84153__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel’s rematch with the Robinhood Stars has been postponed under the ANZ Premiership’s Covid-19 Match Postponement Policy. Tue, 29 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/southern-steel-northern-stars-match-postponed-__I.84153__N.17077 Netball proves just the ticket for O’Meara (Thu, 31 March 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/netball-proves-just-ticket-carla-o-meara-__I.84168__N.17077 As she hunkered down for a cold night outside Carisbrook rugby stadium on an undercover mission to raid netball tickets for the Southern Sting in 1999, 18-year-old university student Carla Dunne never imagined the franchise would dominate her future career. Thu, 31 March 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/netball-proves-just-ticket-carla-o-meara-__I.84168__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 59-67 by the MG Mystics (Sat, 2 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-59-67-__I.84697__N.17077 In a highly-anticipated top of the table clash, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel suffered a 59-67 defeat against the MG Mystics in Auckland. Sat, 2 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-59-67-__I.84697__N.17077 Saunders set to join exclusive club (Thu, 7 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/shannon-saunders-set-join-exclusive-club-__I.84881__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel captain Shannon Saunders is set to etch her name into netball’s history books. Thu, 7 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/shannon-saunders-set-join-exclusive-club-__I.84881__N.17077 Steel initiates contingency plan (Fri, 8 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-initiates-contingency-plan-__I.85038__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel has been forced to initiate its contingency plan due to Covid-19 ahead of this weekend’s ANZ Premiership double header. Fri, 8 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-initiates-contingency-plan-__I.85038__N.17077 ANZ Premiership Round 5 Magic matches postponed (Fri, 8 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/anz-premiership-round-5-magic-matches-postponed-__I.85074__N.17077 This weekend's Round 5 fixtures between the Splice Construction Magic and Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel, and Robinhood Stars against Magic have been postponed under the league's Covid-19 Match Postponement Policy. Fri, 8 April 2022 04:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/anz-premiership-round-5-magic-matches-postponed-__I.85074__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel wins 66-63 against the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse (Mon, 11 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-wins-66-63-__I.85276__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel staged a heroic fightback to win 66-63 against the Te Wānaga o Raukawa Pulse in Wellington tonight. Mon, 11 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-wins-66-63-__I.85276__N.17077 Nostalgic vibes for Morrison in epic Steel win (Thu, 14 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/nostalgic-vibes-morrison-epic-steel-win-__I.85453__N.17077 Whether it’s less stressful shooting a match-winning goal or coaching from the bench, the jury is still out on that one for Jo Morrison. Thu, 14 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/nostalgic-vibes-morrison-epic-steel-win-__I.85453__N.17077 A challenge of Covid proportions (Thu, 28 April 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/challenge-covid-proportions-__I.86192__N.17077 It takes a lot to rattle the usually unflappable Reinga Bloxham but she admits the past couple of weeks have certainly tested her resolve. Thu, 28 April 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/challenge-covid-proportions-__I.86192__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel Defeated by the Trident Homes Tactix (Wed, 4 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-trident-__I.86983__N.17077 The Trident Homes Tactix have earned bragging rights in tonight’s ANZ Premiership South Island derby, defeating the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel 63-52 at ILT Stadium Southland. Wed, 4 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-trident-__I.86983__N.17077 Steel defenders aim for new heights (Sat, 7 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-defenders-aim-new-heights-__I.87054__N.17077 Tackling lofty challenges has the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel’s defenders adding a variety of tactics into their game plan this season. Sat, 7 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/steel-defenders-aim-new-heights-__I.87054__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 50-44 against the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse (Mon, 9 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-50-44-__I.87330__N.17077 The tables were turned on the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel in Dunedin tonight. Mon, 9 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-50-44-__I.87330__N.17077 Funding boost for southern franchises (Fri, 13 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/funding-boost-southern-franchises-__I.87458__N.17077 The financial blow dealt to southern sporting franchises by Covid-19 has prompted additional support from Community Trust South. Fri, 13 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/funding-boost-southern-franchises-__I.87458__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 61-56 by the Trident Homes Tactix (Sun, 15 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-61-56-__I.87907__N.17077 Desperation can be a powerful motivator, as the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel unfortunately discovered today. Sun, 15 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-61-56-__I.87907__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel win 51-49 over Splice Construction Magic (Wed, 18 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-win-51-49-__I.88112__N.17077 The Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel remains in the hunt for the ANZ Premiership playoffs following a hard-fought 51-49 win over the Splice Construction Magic in Rotorua tonight. Wed, 18 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-win-51-49-__I.88112__N.17077 Burley thriving in the south (Fri, 20 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/kate-burley-thriving-south-__I.88218__N.17077 The freedom to add her own individuality into the mix has seen an evolution in Kate Burley’s netball prowess this season. Fri, 20 May 2022 07:59:59 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/kate-burley-thriving-south-__I.88218__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 59-49 against the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse (Sat, 21 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-59-49-__I.88790__N.17077 While it was a blow to Steel's playoffs aspirations, the southeners remain in contention if they can emerge unbeaten from their remaining three games Sat, 21 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-59-49-__I.88790__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel win 68-57 over Splice Construction Magic (Sun, 22 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-win-68-57-__I.88923__N.17077 With no option but to win, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel stepped up to the challenge at ILT Stadium Southland today, toppling the Splice Construction Magic 68-57. Sun, 22 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-win-68-57-__I.88923__N.17077 Crunch time for the Steel (Fri, 27 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/crunch-time-steel-__I.89094__N.17077 It’s crunch time for the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel as three must-win games loom to conclude a turbulent ANZ Premiership campaign. Fri, 27 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/crunch-time-steel-__I.89094__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 60-62 by Robinhood Stars (Sun, 29 May 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-60-62-__I.89516__N.17077 With their season on the line, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel delivered a performance of epic proportions, only faltering at the final hurdle in today’s ANZ Premiership clash at ILT Stadium Southland. Sun, 29 May 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-60-62-__I.89516__N.17077 Motivated Steel ready to finish strong (Wed, 1 June 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/motivated-steel-ready-finish-strong-__I.89612__N.17077 Hopes of making the ANZ Premiership playoffs have been dashed but the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel won’t be lacking motivation. Wed, 1 June 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/motivated-steel-ready-finish-strong-__I.89612__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 49-68 by the Robinhood Stars (Thu, 2 June 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-49-68-__I.89621__N.17077 Failing to match the energy and determination of its opponent, the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel was trounced 49-68 by the Robinhood Stars in Auckland tonight. Thu, 2 June 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-49-68-__I.89621__N.17077 Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel defeated 54-43 by Splice Construction Magic (Sat, 4 June 2022) http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-54-43-__I.90091__N.17077 Unfortunately, there will be plenty of time for the Ascot Park Hotel Southern Steel to dissect today’s 54-43 loss to the Splice Construction Magic. Sat, 4 June 2022 00:00:00 http://www.southernsteel.co.nz/news/ascot-park-hotel-southern-steel-defeated-54-43-__I.90091__N.17077