Biding her time, play-making shooter Amorangi Malesala was rewarded for a standout 2023 season with inclusion in the 2023-24 Silver Ferns Development squad. She was subsequently selected in the Silver Ferns team for the early season 2024 Netball Nations Cup series in England, going on to make her international debut against the hosts.
Returning home to her south Auckland roots after plying her trade in Australia, Malesala has been with the Stars since 2021. Previously limited to cameo roles, Malesala had a breakout season in 2023, making the most of her increased opportunities where she excelled with her variety, deceptive skill set and ice-cool ability to shoot from long range.
A former captain of the Saint Kentigern College netball team, Malesala was a member of the NZSS team in 2015. Possessing a calm demeanour, the strongly-built shooter provides explosive impact through her clever movement and ball-handling skills.
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