Umpire Pathways Programs

Netball Australia High Performance Pathway

Bronwen Adams - Manly Warringah
Jemma Cook - Manly Warringah
Michelle Phippard - Manly Warringah

Tayla Favell - Baulkham Hills Shire
Tamara Welsford - Penrith District
Shauna Winchester - Ku Ring Gai

Jessica Clay - Ku Ring Gai
Jordan Kiss - Gosford
Michael Rudd - Orange
Shauna Winchester - Ku Ring Gai

Tier 1

Purpose:  Focus on the development of the top ranked umpires within NSW by enabling them to undertake development sessions and identified training activities under the guidance of the NNSW Umpire Coach.
The program aligns to the NNSW Premier League competition.
Selection: The Top 18 ranked umpires from the previous year (2019) will form the Tier 1 group of umpires.

This will exclude any current AA / IUA umpires who may be invited to any of the programs and upon request from the umpire, may be appointed to Premier League games to assist in their ongoing development.

IUA/AA/A Badged Umpires who are returning from
*             injury
*             pregnancy, or
*             have had an extended period of time off court due to exceptional circumstances –
can be progressed into Tier 1 throughout the season after assessment on Metro League.

Emma Burgess - Sutherland Shire
Hayley Burgess - Sutherland Shire
Kim Chan - Ku Ring gai
Jessica Clay - Ku Ring gai
Tayla Favell - Baulkham Hills Shire
Kirsten Gossip - Hills District
Chris Hall - Manly Warringah
Laura Hay - Sutherland Shire
Sarah Hay -Sutherland Shire
Jordan Kiss - Gosford
Haydn Mackay - Manly Warringah
Kylie Mulcare - Baulkham Hills Shire
Monique O’Callaghan - Baulkham Hills Shire
Michael Rudd - Orange
Anton Stechiwskyj - Sutherland Shire
Zoe Turner - Liverpool City
Tamara Welsford -   Penrith District
Shauna Winchester - Ku Ring gai

Targeted Umpire Group

Purpose: Focus on the development of a targeted group of National B badged umpires within NSW by enabling them to undertake development sessions and identified training activities for progression towards A badging under the guidance of the NNSW Umpire Coach and dedicated mentors.

The program aligns to the NNSW Dooley’s Metro League competition.

Selection: based on ranking from 2019, taking into consideration the commitment an umpire has shown to attending additional courses/events and potential for A testing.

Kiri Bowcock - Baulkham Hills Shire
Nicole Davis - Ku Ring gai
Alexandra Fahy - Baulkham Hills Shire
Karlee Farthing - Gosford
Ben Hole - Lakeside
Nikki KundrusLittle - Northern Suburbs
Sarah McNamara - Liverpool City
Sarah Toan - Penrith District

Developing Umpire Group

Purpose: Encourage the retention of developing umpires, build a group of similar aged umpires as a support group and provide further education to extend their knowledge

Selection: Age 15-20, recommended by NNSW Volunteer Umpire workforce through viewing at NNSW Competitions, shows significant potential to reach a higher level.

Amy Carlyle Hoggan - Eastwood Ryde
Courtney Flarey - Ku Ring gai
Caitlin Homann - Baulkham Hills Shire
Tahlee Smith - Eastwood Ryde
Chloe Thomson - Sutherland Shire
Kath Vo - Northern Suburbs
Casey Walsh - Camden & District

Bronwen Adams - Manly Warringah
Jemma Cook - Manly Warringah
Emma Donaldson - Eastwood Ryde
Helen George -Hills District
Clare McCabe - Eastwood Ryde
Michelle Phippard - Manly Warringah
Tara Warner - Liverpool City