Tuesday 27 March 2012 

Ten Players Named For ICC European Women's Academy

Ten Players Named For ICC European Women's Academy
Ten Players Named For ICC European Women's Academy
 

Ten women cricketers have been named for the ICC European Women’s Academy, which heads back to Spain later this month.

The elite women’s performance camp in the Pepsi ICC European Development Programme is returning back to La Manga Club, a world-class leisure resort located on the South-Eastern coast of Spain on the Costa Calida.

This year sees four participants from Ireland, three from Scotland and three from Netherlands to join the coaching team of ICC Regional Performance Officer, Philip Hudson; former England women’s team representative Kelly Evenson; Norfolk Cricket Board High Performance Coach Chris Brown and former Gloucestershire CCC player Steven Snell.

The programme will include net sessions, video analysis, centre-wicket practice and 1:1 discussions with coaches. The academy runs from 29 March-3 April.

The selected participants are as follows:

Emma Flanagan – Ireland
Kim Garth - Ireland
Alison Smith - Ireland
Elena Tice - Ireland
Leonie Bennett - Netherlands
Esther de Lange- Netherlands
Heather Siegers- Netherlands
Samantha Haggo - Scotland
Lorna Jack- Scotland
Lois Wilkinson - Scotland