Bring your friends and family along to Sport Central in the 2016 season to support the North East’s only Netball Superleague team, Team Northumbria.

Netball Superleague is a great night out for all of the family, with non stop action packed sport and entertainment on offer every game night!

Netball Superleague is an event like no other in Newcastle – Jam packed with top level Netball, fun half - time activities for children and live performances from Northumbria’s very own North Star Cheerleaders - making it a family night out like no other!

Team Northumbria are big players in Netball, competing in both of the UK’s premier Netball Performance League and Netball Superleague competitions.

This year’s Netball Performance League and Netball Superleague's run between January & April, with Team Northumbria’s first home game kicking off in February at Sport Central Arena, based in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. Check out our fixtures and results below.

Fixtures and Results 2016

Home and Away Fixtures 2016

New for 2016, SUPER SATURDAY...


  Date Day Fixture Time Home Team Away Team
AWAY 30th January Saturday TBC Manchester Thunder Team Northumbria
AWAY 6th February Friday 19:30 Surrey Storm Team Northumbria
HOME (SKY) 8th February  Monday 19:45 Team Northumbria Hertfordshire Mavericks
AWAY 19th February Friday 19:45 Team Bath Team Northumbria
HOME  (SKY) 22nd February  Monday 19:45 Team Northumbria Yorkshire Jets
HOME 29th February  Monday 19:45 Team Northumbria Loughborough Lightning
AWAY 4th March Friday 19:00 Celtic Dragons Team Northumbria
HOME 12th March  Saturday 18:30 Team Northumbria Manchester Thunder



14th March  Monday 19:45 Team Northumbria Surrey Storm
AWAY 26th March Saturday 16:00 Hertfordshire Mavs Team Northumbria
AWAY 2nd April Saturday 16:00 Yorkshire Jets Team Northumbria
HOME 9th April  Saturday 18:30 Team Northumbria Team Bath
AWAY 11th April Monday 19:45 Loughborough Lightning Team Northumbria
HOME 23rd April  Saturday 18:30 Team Northumbria

Celtic Dragons

Youth programmes - Starlight Netball & TN Futures

We are pleased to announce the brand new Team Northumbria Futures programme aimed at players from school years 9 & 10...

The Team Northumbria Futures programme is designed to provide young netballers with the opportunity to gain exposure to the Team Northumbria Netball Superleague setup, additional coaching sessions from our NSL coaches and players to enhance team and individual development and competitive opportunities against other franchises.

The TN Futures programme is not a substitute for school/club/county/regional; rather it is designed to support school, club and performance pathway training.


The TN Futures trials are open to anyone that is currently engaged in netball at a competitive level and are in school Years 9 or 10.


  • Interested players will attend a trial on 17th October, 12-3pm at Sport Central, Northumbria University
  • If selected, players will have access to coaching sessions delivered by Team Northumbria players and coaches from October through to May.
  • Additionally, players will have the opportunity to play on the NSL court against other NSL franchise youth squads as well as opportunities to play away fixtures.
  • Each participant will receive a training kit/match day package, including a vest and leggings. Additional kit is available at an additional cost.


** TRIALS - Saturday 17th October 12pm – 3pm**

The selected TN Futures squad will then come toegther:

Thursday October 29th 10am – 4pm (Holiday Camp)
Friday November 6th 6.30-8.30pm
Friday December 11th 7.30-9pm
Friday January 8th 7.30-9pm
Thursday February 18th 10am-4pm (Holiday Camp)
Friday February 26th 6.30-8.30pm
Friday March 25th 6.30-8.30pm
Thursday April 7th 10am – 4pm (Holiday Camp)
Friday May 13th 6.30-8.30pm


Northumbria University, Sport Central, Newcastle. Home of Superleague’s Team Northumbria.  


The total cost for this programme will be £75 per player. This includes a kit package worth £57, transport to any away fixtures, all of the sessions outlined above and a season ticket for TN NSL home fixtures.

What do I need to do?

Register by October 15th, 12pm. Registration forms available by emailing 01912437752



Now into its 5th year our Starlight Girls programme invites all clubs from the North East to nominate 4 players from Years 7 or 8 who they feel have 'playing potential' and show exceptional committment to come and "train like a Superleague player"!

Players attend 4 training sessions before playing within a curtain rasier tournment before an NSL home game. 

All details of our 2015/16 programme will be abvailable soon

Be Part of the #TNFamily - Community


There are loads of ways for you to get involved and become part of the #TNFamily:

Follow us on Twitter
The simplest way to keep up-to-date with what’s going on with your favourite Team Northumbria NSL and NPL players.
Team Northumbria NSL  @TN_NSL
Team Northumbria NPL @TN_NPL

And why not find out what’s happening with the wider Northumbria Sport and #TNFamily. Follow @TeamNorthumbria for updates on all our weekly BUCS and national league sport and @NorthUniSport for EVERYTHING about Northumbria Sport.



Nominate your school or club to be ball girls/boys or Match day mascots . . .

Ball Girls/Boys

Nominate your school or club and you will be allocated a home game where you can have between 4 and 8 young people as 
Ball Girls/Boys. Open to ages 11+. 

Details of how to nominate for the 2016 season coming soon...

Match Day Mascots

Your school or club could be our official match day mascots. You will be our welcome team on court as the players run on and take your seats behind the Team Northumbria bench before heading onto court at half time to take part in a short court session with one of our coaches. Open to children and young people of all ages. You will be allocated a game and be able to bring up to 12 people as mascots.

Details of how to nominate for the 2016 season coming soon...

For further details on the above opportunities or to nominate your club or school, get in touch

Sport Academy Netball Camps

The Northumbria University Sport Academy offers a wide range of holiday camps and activities. Join us at one of our
Two Day Netball camps delivered by our Team Northumbria players and coaches at our home venue, Sport Central. 

For all details on Sport Academy netball camps and all other
activities visit the Sport Academy.




Do you want to become the next Superleague Star? Then these attacking and defensive masterclasses will help you learn some great new skills whilst having lots of fun.

Two 90 minute sessions taken by some of our Netball Superleague players, giving you an insight into some of their training drills and practices. There are only limited spaces on each as we want to ensure the participants get the most out of our specialist coaches so book on fast!




For more information on netball in our region please visit

Ticket Information and Pricing



The Storify So Far!
Venue and Parking Information

Team Northumbria's Netball Superleague and Netball Premier League squad play all of their home games in the 3,000 seat Main Arena at Sport Central, Northumbria University's £30 million sports facility.

To find out more about the world class facilities at Sport Central visit the Sport Facilities pages.

Sport Central is based at City Campus West at Northumbria University. For further details and a map please click here.

Parking facilities are available from 16:00 at City Campus East on weekdays and at weekends for only £2.00 all day. The car park is labelled P next to Falconar Street on the map. Click here to access it.

Other Newcastle Council car parks can be found here. All council operated multi-storey car parks are free after 17:00 from Monday to Saturday.

NSL Squad 2015

Nicole Styles


Ria Small


Beth Johnson


Ellie Smith


Heather Steel

Team Manager

Hayley Mulheron


Hattie Grant


Natasha Hampshire


Caroline O'Hanlon


Emma Woodings


Fionnuala Toner


Jatjinda Kambatuku


Lisa Bowman


Victoria Burgess

Assistant Coach

Marie Ewing


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