Millfield encourages pupils of all abilities to experience and enjoy netball, whether it is at recreational or team level. Twelve teams operate in total, so there are plenty of opportunities for players to compete against schools, clubs and county sides.
Netball for Years 9-10 as a games option runs during the spring term and they can access netball in the autumn term as a club. Year 11 and Sixth Form girls can choose to play netball as a game both terms. Year 10 pupils can request to play netball for both terms if they are in the performance pathway.
Millfield has strong links with the home nations NGBs and the England Netball Performance Pathway. High performance players are supported in variety of ways, including the provision of nutritional advice, psychological support and access to high performance training. Our performance netball coach provides support for girls selected in the management of their programmes, travel needs and one to one coaching.
Our many netball coaches possess a wealth of experience, together with coaching and umpiring qualifications, which means each player has the support to make steady improvement in their performance and gameplay, whilst - most importantly - having fun. High performance players are supported in variety of ways, including the provision of nutritional advice, psychological support and access to high performance training.
Millfield has been represented by two or more teams in the South West Regional Schools Finals for over 20 years and progressed to achieve many National titles.