Selection Criteria for Representative Players

Selection Criteria for Netball Players

 

Centre Court Players

·        Quick decision maker, with good timing to provide a variety of attacking moves.
·        Has good vision and judgement (Space awareness)
·        Possesses a high degree of acceleration (Eludes defences)
·        Good reflexes – re-action and recovery (Re-positions quickly)
·        Anticipation – able to read the play (Good judgement)
·        Protects space with body positioning (Creates next move)
·        Remains calm and in control (Does not panic)
·        100% concentration (For full game)
·        Has good elevation and speed (For interceptions/and Centre passes)
·        A high level of agility in all situations (Balanced player/good foot work)
·        Has a high level of ball control (Safe hands, Strong Accurate passes)
·        Strength and stamina (Keeps on going, does not give up)
·        Plays the game according to the rules (Knowledge of the game)
·        Even temperament (Accepts umpires decisions does not get flustered)
·        Is determined to succeed (Aggressive to the ball – confident style)
·        A good communicator, risk taker and a team player.
·        Is a defender and an attacker
·        Low infringement level (Fewer contacts and obstructions)

Goal Shooters & Attacks

·        Provides strong positive leads(Aggressive to the ball and pass)
·        Quick decision maker, with good timing to provide a variety of attacking moves
·        Has good vision and judgement (Space Awareness)
·        Possesses a high degree of acceleration (Eludes defences)
·        An accurate shot for goal (75% +)
·        Height together with elevation is an advantage (Strong rebounder)
·        Good reflexes – re-action and recovery (Re-positions quickly)
·        Anticipation – able to read the play (Good judgement and timing)
·        Protects space with body positioning (Creates next move)
·        Remains calm and in control (Does not panic)
·        100% concentration (For full game)
·        A high level of agility in all situations (Balanced player/good foot work)
·        Has a high level of ball control (Safe hands, Strong accurate passes)
·        Strength and stamina (Keeps on going, does not give up)
·        Plays the game according to the rules (Knowledge of the game)
·        Even temperament (Accepts umpires decisions, does not get flustered)
·        Is determined to succeed (Aggressive to the ball – confident style)
·        A good communicator, risk taker and a team player
·        Is a defender and an attacker
·        Low infringement level (Fewer contacts and obstructions)

Defence players 

·        Good reflexes – Re-action and Recovery (Tight Defender)
·        Anticipation – able to read the play (Good Judgement)
·        Body Positioning to defend with, Feet, Hands, Eye Contact (Footwork)
·        Remains calm and in control (Does not panic)
·        100% Concentration (For full game)
·        Has good elevation and speed (For Interceptions)
·        A high level of agility in all situations (Balanced player)
·        Has a high level of ball control (Safe hands, Strong accurate passes)
·        Has strength and stamina (Keeps on going, does not give up)
·        Plays the game according to the rules (Knowledge of the game)
·        Even Temperament (Accepts Umpires decisions, does not get flustered)
·        Has good Vision, A risk taker and a Team player
·        Is determined to succeed (Aggressive to the ball, Confident style)
·        Quick decision maker, with good timing and a variety of Defending tactics
·        Height, together with elevation is an advantage (Strong rebounder)
·        Low infringement level (Fewer Contacts and obstructions)