Natalie Milicich will swap the world of high finance for high performance sport following her appointment as head coach of the Beko team as well as Zone Performance Manager for Netball Central.

Saint Kentigern College has broken Mt Albert Grammar Schools’ hold on the NZ Secondary Schools Champs trophy, with a 35 - 34 victory at the Walter Nash Centre in Lower Hutt this afternoon.

The stage is set for a blockbuster final day at the NZ Secondary Schools Netball Champs with Mt Albert Grammar School and Saint Kentigern College to contest tomorrow’s Grand Final in a repeat of 2015.

Day 2 of the NZ Secondary Schools Netball Champs has seen another big day of Netball at the Walter Nash Centre in Lower Hutt.

Netball New Zealand is pleased to advise Tiana Metuarau and Kimiora Poi have been elevated to the Silver Ferns Development Squad / NZ U21 Squad.

The capital has, for the second week in a row, reigned supreme with Wellington A Black defeating Auckland 1, 27-21, in the grand final of the Netball NZ U17 Champs this afternoon.

Netball Central coach Yvette McCausland-Durie was proud of her charges, finishing runners-up in the inaugural Beko Netball League. 

Central are hoping to take centre stage and turn a faltering dress rehearsal into a winning outcome when they meet South in the inaugural Beko Netball League Grand Final in Auckland on Sunday.