Severn Stars Netball

Severn Stars U17 Academy

Severn Stars U17 will represent the franchise in the National Performance League for the 2023/24 season.

Severn Stars U17 Squad 23/24 Season


U17 Academy

Abbie Brennan 

Alice Holder 

Azaria Wright

Bethan Downie

Caitlin Tandy 

Celeste Redmond 

Connie Dunn 

Eden Williamson

Ella Everett-Morris 

Isla Kilgallen 

Isla Massey 

Lily Worrall

Lowri Windsor 

Lucy Whatmore 

Maddi Mercer 

Maddy Brown

Maryan Olajuwon 

Nuala Benson 

Olivia Brown 

Sasha Branch


U17 Coaches

Head Coach

Sal Bromley 

Assistant Coach

Abbie Cox 

Apprentice Coach

Debbie Kenney 

Team Manager

Jen Brookes 

Below shows the details of the U17 Programme for 2023/24

Severn Stars Under 17 Academy

(must be born 2007 to 2009 or sooner)


Tuesdays and Thursdays

3 times a fortnight

University of Worcester Arena 1900-2130

Training Dates

Programme runs 3/10/23 to 30/04/24


Friendly matches against other franchises -ad-hoc

Represent in NPL league -9 matches a year (hame and away)

NPL Tournament            

NPL tournament trials will take place later in the year.



Provided as part of the programme

Weekly Training

Performance coach led session (minimum level 2 coach)

Opportunities for player to train with higher age groups.


Strength and Conditioning

Strength and conditioning in specialist s&c facilities.

S&C programme led by UKSCA accredited coaches.

S&C programmes written and tracked on Team Builder App.

Sports Therapy

Match day support for qualifies Physiotherapist/ Sports Therapist.

Weekly sports therapy clinic with injury support.

Match Days

Transport to away games provided (if needed)

Home matches played at the Arena (when possible)


Bespoke training vest and hoodie (worth £75)

Severn Stars Pathway dress to wear on game days.


Invitation to season launch and End of Season Awards

NPL Under 17: Must be aged under 17 to over 14 on 31st December (ie for the 23/24 Season), players must have a date of birth of 2007 to 2009. Any athlete aged 14 or under will only be eligible to compete if they are signed off by the English Netball Performance department.