ANL Head Coach

Magpies Netball along with Netball Tasmania is pleased to announce that Kate Upton will take the reins as Head Coach of the Tasmanian Magpies in 2018. Upton, who was an assistant coach of Collingwood’s senior side this season, brings a wealth of experience to the club’s Australian Netball League (ANL) affiliate. Before joining the Magpies in 2016, Upton worked with the Victorian Fury for two seasons as an assistant coach. From there, she joined the DC North-East Blaze in the Victorian Netball League (VNL) serving as Head Coach since 2015. After the Magpies’ season concluded in June, Upton led the Blaze to the 2017 VNL championship division premiership, and was awarded the Joyce Brown Coaches Award for her outstanding season.