In selecting a wider squad of 18 with a final 12 to be named in February, no stone is being left unturned as Central Manawa set their course for the 2022 National Netball League (NNL).

Newly-minted New Zealand netball umpire Tapeni Simmons wasn’t always a great fan of pounding the pavement or working out but is now a convert and it has helped him achieve a significant milestone.

With a challenging run-in, Central Manawa are poised to deliver a late burst as a tight race unfolds to secure a place in the Grand Final of the National Netball League (NNL).

Challenged to the extreme in her young career, Central Manawa midcourter Ainsleyana Puleiata is finally back and now weaving her special brand of magic in the National Netball League (NNL).

A player of the match performance in her latest outing has capped a stellar rise for Central Manawa shooter Bianca Nagaiya in the National Netball League (NNL).

Despite some early reservations, Abby Erwood has found that city living suits her just fine as she goes about expanding her credentials with Central Manawa in the National Netball League (NNL).

Now something of a veteran, Central Manawa midcourter Colleen Faleafaga has tasted plenty of success in the National Netball League (NNL) while also achieving some notable milestones off the court.

Shooter Grace McLean is something of an old hand but is now keen to transfer all the ground work into nailing a permanent starting spot for Central Manawa in the National Netball League (NNL).