Lauren Dent

Sport/Event > Netball

Positions > Goal Attack, Goal Shooter

Date and Place of Birth >

Height > 180cm

Weight >

Coached by > Jess Thirlby

Course of Study > Sports Performance

Biography >

Lauren enjoyed two seasons at Team Bath from 2014-15. The sharp-shooter combined her netball with studies at the University of Bath where she studied Sports Performance. During Lauren’s successful 2014 season she was selected as an England Netball INTC Potential athlete.

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Rachel Dunn

Sport/Event: Netball, position: goal shooter

Date and Place of Birth: 1982, Cambridge, UK

Coached by: Jan Crabtree

Clubs: TeamBath, Hucclecote, Surrey Storm, Canterbury Tactix

Course studied: University of Bath graduate in Biology, 2004

Length of Course: 3 years

Occupation: Genetic technocologist

Biography: Rachel graduated from the University of Bath with a degree in Biology in 2004 – the year she made her senior international netball debut for England against Australia.

She was selected for the England squad...

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Denise Ellis

Denise EllisTitle > Regional Development Coach at Netball South West

Athletes Coached >
National Excel Athletes
The University of Bath High Performance Netball Group
Team Bath Toucans Premier Squad.
Assistant SL Coach
The Univesity of BAth BUCS Squads

Qualifications > B. Ed (Hons)  PE & IT, Advanced Coach

Biography >
Denise left Team Bath in December 2013 after a successful period assisting Jess Thirlby in coaching our Superleague Netaball team. She is now employed by...

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Clare Elsley

Sport/Event >
Netball, position: centre, wing defence

Date and Place of Birth >
1979, Edmonton, London

Coached by>
Jan Crabtree

Joined the University of Bath from Hertfordshire as a promising under-21 player, having also played at under-16 and under-18 levels. A feisty mid-court player, she was first called into the senior England squad in 2004.

Clare is a member of the current England set-up and played for the team on...

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Stacey Francis

Sport/Event: Netball

Positions: Goal Keeper, Goal Defence, Wing Defence

Date and Place of Birth: 1 January 1988, Birmingham, UK

Height: 180cm

Weight: 73kg

Coached by: Jess Thirlby

Date Arrived at Team Bath: 2005

Course of Study: Graduated in 2009 with a BSc in Sports Performance

Length of Course: 3 years

Occupation: PR and Marketing

Clubs: Team Bath, Canterbury Tactix


Stacey was part of every Team Bath Superleague title-winning side (2006, 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2013). She joined the squad in...

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