MKOLOMA Sonia < Back  
Sport Netball
CGA England   
Gender Women
Born 17 Jan 1979 in London, ENG
Height1.84 m
Weight 70 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Sydney, NSW, AUS
Occupation Athlete, Coach, Social Worker
Higher education American Studies, Criminology - Middlesex University: England
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began playing netball at age 13.
Club / Team New South Wales Swifts: Sydney, NSW, AUS
Name of coach Rob Wright [club], Anna Mayes [national]
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Goalkeeper
International Debut
Year 1999
Competing for England
General Interest
Hobbies Playing music, going to the beach, reading. (stixson.com, 21 Aug 2011; planet-netball.com, 1 Aug 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Practice, practice, practice." (BBC Sport, 20 Jul 2007)
Awards and honours She was named the 2013 NSW Swifts Players’ Player of the Year. (netballscoop.com, 23 Jul 2013)

She was named the Trans-Tasman Netball League Most Valuable Player [jointly with Romelda Aiken] in 2008. (anz-championship.com 18 Aug 2010)
Other information SPORT AND LIFESTYLE COMPANY
She runs her own netball coaching and lifestyle company, Stixson, focusing on personal development and social well-being through sport and lifestyle programmes.
(stixson.com, 21 Aug 2011)