Cambridge Panthers Coaching Team 


Jess Melville

Head Coach 

Jess moved to the UK from New Zealand in August 2018 to take up the Head of Netball role at St Faith's. She is extremely passionate about netball and furthering the opportunities for youngsters to play more. Jess wants all children to have a positive sporting experience in which their passions are ignited, like hers were at a young age.

Jess played competitive netball at a regional level competing in National Provincial Championships and New Zealand Age Group Championships. She has been involved in coaching for over ten years and brings a wealth of knowledge to the Cambridge Panthers Netball Club. 

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Jen Watton 

U10 Coach 

Jen is extremely passionate about netball and has been playing since she was eight. She currently plays at East Regional Level for Cottenham Jaguars. 

Jen wants to give others in Cambridgeshire the opportunity to play more netball, both socially and competitively. As well as coaching, Jen is on the Cambridgeshire Netball committee and provides support to the Cambridgeshire Performance Academies. She is also hoping to work towards attaining her Level 2 Coaching Award. 


Maiya Flemming 

U12 Coach 

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Anna Wacey 

U14 Coach 

Anna has been coaching netball in schools for over five years now and playing netball for over 15 years, currently playing at an East Regional level for Hertford Hornets Netball Club.

Anna is a Level 1 coach, who is passionate about sharing her coaching skills and playing experience with young netballers. She wishes to develop young talent and support netball in Cambridgeshire through sharing her enjoyment and love for the sport.