England role for Mavericks’ Ratnapala

PUBLISHED: 11:25 06 April 2017 | UPDATED: 11:25 06 April 2017

Herts Mavericks Netball assistant coach Kat Ratnapala.

Herts Mavericks Netball assistant coach Kat Ratnapala.

Danny Loo Photography 2016

Herts Mavericks coach Kathryn Ratnapala will take charge of the England U21 Select team.

It is set to be a busy time for the young Roses as Netball Europe and the Netball World Youth Cup fast approach.

A selection weekend lies ahead for the England youngsters with two squads to be decided.

The Select team led by Ratnapala will head to Netball Europe whileEmily Perry will be in charge of the U21 team chosen to represent England at the Netball World Youth Cup.

In preparation of the upcoming Youth World Cup, this squad will be facing a selection of Vitality Netball Superleague and other senior teams.

The 2017 Netball Europe U21 Championships take place at the Aberdeen Sports Village from May 12–May 14.

The Netball World Youth Cup will be staged in Gaborone, Botswana from July 8–July 16.

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