Surrey Storm is delighted to announce the double-signing of South African shooting duo Charmaine Baard and Sigi Burger for the 2018 Superleague season.
Both have experience at an international level, Baard represented South Africa at the 2016 and 2017 Fast5 Championships.
Baard spoke of how much she is looking forward to playing at Surrey Sports Park, “I’m super excited to come play for Surrey Storm for the 2018 season.
She said, “I think it’s going to be fantastic and we’re going to have a ball of the time.”
Burger is currently part of the long squad for the Quad Series and Commonwealth Games.
Director of Netball, Tania Hoffman spoke of how they will add to Storm’s attacking line up.
She said, “Being both Cape Town girls and having previously played together we will look to capitalise on their existing relationship to provide us with an attacking edge.
Watch Storm in action this weekend!
Storm fans will get their first look at Sigi in action with the team this weekend at Surrey Sports Park.
See Surrey Storm take on Team Bath, Benecos Mavericks and UWS Sirens all in one day on the 9th December.
Storm play a friendly against Scottish Thistles the following day, for more information and to purchase tickets, click here!