Bongi Msomi is the current Proteas netball captain. Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

PORT ELIZABETH – Netball South Africa (NSA) have named a 26-member national training squad after the national championships ended in Port Elizabeth on Saturday.

The 26-member team will be whittled down to a national squad of 12 after a training camp in August.

NSA also announced a President’s XII, a Fast Five squad, a development squad and an Under-21 squad.

Many senior Proteas players missed the national championships because they are playing overseas, but they have been included in the training squad.

SA Training Squad

Shooters: Lenize Potgieter, Sigi Burger, Ine-Mari Venter, Maryka Holtzhausen, Renske Stoltz, Danelle Lochner, Talja Venter, Meagan Roux.

Centre: Bongi Msomi, Erin Burger, Izette Griesel, Rome Dreyer, Kgomotso Ithlhabanyeng, Khanyisa Chawane, Tshina Mdau, Jeanette Vermeulen.

Defenders: Phumza Maweni, Karla Pretorius, Zanele Vimbela, Shadine van der Merwe, Juline van der Merwe, Jessica Khomo, Zandré Erasmus, Monique Reynecke, Lentsa Motau, Precious Mthembu (subject to fitness).

African News Agency (ANA)