Two years ago, Maddy Gordon was playing high school netball.

Now, the Northland midcourter has been a part of two winning Beko Netball League campaigns with Central Manawa, a winning ANZ Premiership campaign with the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse and she was recently selected as part of the New Zealand A squad which played England and Australia last week.

While this meteoric rise in Gordon's netball career has been surprising, it's no less than the 19-year-old deserved after she committed all her energy and focus to pursuing netball, which began at age 14.

A fast and agile midcourter, Gordon (with ball) is hoping to increase her court time for the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse in the ANZ Premiership next year. Photo / Photowellington
A fast and agile midcourter, Gordon (with ball) is hoping to increase her court time for the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Pulse in the ANZ Premiership next year. Photo / Photowellington

Gordon played her first netball at

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