After making her debut in 2017, towering young shooter Jennifer O’Connell is looking to re-establish her presence in the Steel line-up in 2020.
After a defining 2018, the 1.93m goal shoot had limited opportunities in 2019 but with a new-look shooting end is primed to play a key role in 2020. With an improved physical presence, the promising Dunedin-born O’Connell has added more variety to her game through greater movement, a strong standing jump and accuracy. The talented O’Connell is poised to build on the foundations and leave a real imprint. O’Connell was named in the 2018-19 Silver Ferns Development Squad and 2018 NZA team.m.