Surrey Storm are delighted to announce the signings of young talent Sophie Kelly, former Storm Chartie Curtis and Bath pathway talent Abi Robson for the Superleague side for 2022!
Completing the final squad of 15 Mikki Austin commented “We Are extremely pleased to welcome back Sophie Kelly for her second consecutive season! Sophie offers such poise and talent.
“We are also thrilled to bring in two new additions for this coming season to Surrey storm in Chartie and Abi, both bringing a wealth of Superleague experience and talent who will round out our squad nicely.”
At such a young age Sophie has been exposed to elite level competition in the VNSL and gained much exposure and experience.
Earlier this year Sophie was announced into the England Roses Academy , she commented: “The level of training here is so good, it prepares me well for the academy when I play with top level competition of my own age”.
Chartie Curtis returns to Storm where she played her U21’s netball. After moving to Bath she is back and brings with her long serving Bath netball teammate Abi Robson.
“I am really excited to be back at Storm, I played here at U21’s so It is so nice to return and do some of my senior journey here”.
Abi Robson spending her netball career thus far only with Bath comes to Storm for a fresh start. “It’s really exciting to be at a new Franchise.
“I have always been at Bath and I am really grateful for everything they have done, its going to be really refreshing to do something new with different players and seeing what I can bring to this group.”
Welcome Sophie, Chartie and Abi