DSX Girls Player Profiles

DSX

NEW ZEALAND DEVELOPING SOX GIRLS- 2016
 
Milla Glassie (Captain)
 
18 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Auckland Marist
Position: Catcher, 3rd base
Favourite softball ground: Starling Park, Auckland
Most memorable softball moment: Winning North Island U15 Girls Nationals last season, playing for NZ U15 Girls Developing Sox and coming 2nd in the U17/19 competition at Waverley
Favourite meal: Spaghetti bolognese
Favourite holiday destination: Aitutaki
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Johnny Depp, Robert Downey Jr, Adele & James Corden
 
 Alice Tessi (Vice Captain)
 
2 Place of birth: Waitakere
Club: Roosters
Position: Catcher, centre field
Favourite softball ground: Rosedale
Most memorable softball moment: Being named in The NZ U15 Girls Developing Sox
Favourite meal: Chocolate
Favourite holiday destination: Rio
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Tupac , Whitney Houston, Nelly , Chris Brown , Beyonce
 
Jackie Clay
 
1 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Takanini
Position: 2nd base, pitcher
Favourite softball ground: Manas Ballpark
Most memorable softball moment: Making NZ U15 Girls Development Team
Favourite meal: Marinated lamb chops with corn
Favourite holiday destination: Perth
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Tupac, Chris Brown, Cara Delevingne Stevie Wonder
 
Kaiah Lee-O'Brien
 
3 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Otahuhu
Position: 1st Base, Outfield 
Favourite softball ground:  Robert White Park, Papatoetoe
Most memorable softball moment: Getting a clutch hit under pressure to keep us alive in our semi against North Harbour at the U15 Nationals. Was an awesome game that we kept fighting back in. We then went on to win the final.
Favourite meal: Sam Woos Fried Rice
Favourite holiday destination: Santorini, Greece
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Jerry Collins, J Cole, Jackie Smith and God
 
Jasmine Horne
 
4 Place of birth: Masterton
Club: Saints
Position: Pitcher, 3rd base
Favourite softball ground: anywhere
Most memorable softball moment: First automatic, making NZ team and singing the national anthem before the final at Waverley
Favourite meal: Takeaways & potato-bake
Favourite holiday destination: Italy
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Niall Horan, Ed Sheeran, Sam Smith, Beyonce
Susan Wakefield
 
6 Place of birth: Wellington
Club: Miramar
Position: Outfield
Favourite softball ground: Waverly Softball Park
Most memorable softball moment: Being selected to play in the NZ U15 girls team and my dive/catch in Australia
Favourite meal: Roast Pork
Favourite holiday destination: Hawaii & Las Vegas
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Chris Brown, Usher, Beyoncé, Rihanna
Taylor Chongnee
 
7 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Otahuhu
Position: 1st base, pitcher, outfield
Favourite softball ground: Counties softball
Most memorable softball moment: Going to Australia with the U15 NZ team and making it into the finals
Favourite meal: Boil up
Favourite holiday destination: Thailand
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Parris Goebel, Beyonce, Justin Bieber, Tupac
Michelle Manukia
 
8 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Roosters Softball Club
Position: Centre field
Most memorable softball moment: Being selected in the NZ U15 Girls Developing Sox
Favourite meal: Pizza
Favourite holiday destination: Rarotonga
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Little Mix, Beyonce & Rihanna
Silia Manukia
 
10 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Roosters Softball Club
Position: Short stop
Favourite softball ground: North Harbour
Most memorable softball moment: Getting the opportunity to play for NZ U15 Girls Developing Team
Favourite meal: Pizza
Favourite holiday destination: Rarotonga
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Rihanna, Beyonce, Little Mix
Layla Bailey-McDowell
 
11 Place of birth: Christchurch
Club: Kaiapoi Softball club
Position: 3rd, short stop catcher
Most memorable softball moment: Walking out onto the diamond on finals day wearing the fern on my chest alongside my lifelong friends/team mates!
Favourite meal: Roast
Favourite holiday destination: The Maldives
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Beyonce, Rihanna,Chris brown, Stephen curry
Brooke Glassie
 
12 Place of birth: Auckland
Club: Auckland Marist
Position: Pitcher
Favourite softball ground: Starling Park, Auckland
Most memorable softball moment: Winning NI Nationals with Auckland U15 Girls and being named in the NZ U15 Girls Developing Sox team
Favourite meal: Spaghetti bolognese
Favourite holiday destination: Cook Islands
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Dwayne Johnson (The Rock), Kevin Hart, Robert Downey Jr and Scarlett Johansson
Rongomai Luke-Royal
 
13 Place of birth: Sydney, Australia
Club: Te Aroha
Position: Pitcher, Infield
Favourite softball ground:
Most memorable softball moment:  Being selected into the New Zealand under 15 development team
Favourite meal: Butter Chicken
Favourite holiday destination: Rarotonga, Hawaii
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Shaun Johnson, Roger Tuivasa-Shek, Beyoncé, Channing Tatum
Beth Reid
 
14 Place of birth: New Zealand
Club: Otahuhu
Position: Pitcher, utility
Favourite softball ground: Starling park, Auckland
Most memorable softball moment: Playing semis at U15 Girls Nat's against North Harbour. Double tie breaker with Auckland winning 13-12 in the ninth innings. Fantastic battle from both teams.
Favourite meal: Eggs Benedict with smoked salmon 
Favourite holiday destination: Taiwan
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel and Michelle Rodriguez.
Jazara Hopa
 
15 Place of birth: Invercargill
Club: Dodgers
Position: Pitcher
Favourite softball ground: Blacktown
Most memorable softball moment: Getting into the NZ U15 Girls Development team
Favourite meal: Mussels wrapped in bacon
Favourite holiday destination: Hamilton
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Eminem, Tupac, Gary off Geordie Shore and Keegan Allan
 
Hana Allan
 
16 Place of birth: Christchurch
Club: Papanui
Position: Catcher, outfield
Favourite softball ground:
Most memorable softball moment: Being selected for NZ U15 Developing Sox
Favourite meal: Nachos
Favourite holiday destination: Kaikoura
Four famous people who you would invite to dinner: Tom Hardy, Leonardo Di Caprio, Jimmy Kimmel, Sarah Silverman