Namibia V SA in Hockey Test Series

Namibia’s women’s hockey team takes on South Africa in a five-match test series at the Windhoek Showgrounds this weekend.

There will be two tests on Friday, two on Saturday and the final one on Sunday.

There will also be several curtain raisers to the test matches, involving development teams and a ‘Men’s Showdown’ matches between a Senior and Junior All Stars team.

The Namibian women’s team is as follows:

Coach: Trevor Cormack

Asst Coach: DJ Strauss

1 Maxie Smith (GK)

2 Marcia Venter

3 Jerrica Bartlett

4 Ilanda Botha

5 Robyn-Lee Swartz

6 Magreth Mengo (Captain)

7 Juanne Louw

8 Phia Gerber

9 Dunell van Taak

10 Berencia Diamon (GK)

South Africa women:

Coach: Lennie Botha

Asst Coach: Taryn de Winnaar

Team Manager: Emma Bray

1 Hanli Hattingh (GK)

2 Faye cooper (GK)

3 Amy Greaves

4 Shelley Higgo

5 Eloise Walters

6 Cindy Hack (Captain)

7 Kara Stella

8 Jessica O’Connor

9 Kelly Madsen

Source : The Namibian