Australian team named for the upcoming Asian Under 23 Women's Volleyball Championships


The Australian Women’s under 23 team, competing in the Asian Championships, will feature five players who were part of the Senior National Volleyroos team in Thailand.

Australia will play a friendly against Vietnam in the lead up to the team’s opening game of the Asian titles against DPR of Korea on 14 July.

Australia also has Thailand in their pool with the top two sides advancing to the top eight.

The Australian team members are:

  • Mikaela Stevens (NSW)
  • Julia Dunning (QLD)
  • Lucy Ambagtsheer (SA)
  • Elenoa Sing (QLD)
  • Courtney Durston (QLD)
  • Brooke Johnson-Watkins (SA)
  • Waverly Burling (WA)
  • Harriet Gilson (NSW)
  • Jemma Stokes (VIC)
  • Caitie Tipping (VIC)
  • Alissa Kinkela (VIC)
  • Danusia Sipa-Borgeaud (ACT)

They will be supported by:

Marty Collins, Head Coach

Karl Lim, Assistant Coach

Jason Laffer, Performance Analyst

Chau Le, Team Manager

Carmaine Ng, Physiotherapist