Drouin and District Netball Association All Abilities player Courtney Drake was selected in the Independence Australia All Abilities State team following try-outs recently.

Courtney received her State uniform on Sunday and following a training session at the State Netball and Hockey Centre, took part in a half time game during the Vixens and Swifts at Hisense Arena.

The State team will train four more times before competing in the Marie Little OAM Shield tournament to be held at Waverley Netball Centre on August 17. They will take on the New South Wales and South Australian State teams.

The DDNA All Abilities team train at Bellbird Park stadium on Friday nights under coach Janet Parker, who is also the Independence Australia All Abilities team head coach.IMGP2174