CAMPERDOWN export Sarah Wall knows the devastating career impacts of knee reconstructions. She had two and lost a netball contract straight after one.
But tomorrow Wall gets a chance to reignite her stalled career at the highest level after being drafted into the Sydney Swifts line-up for the trans-Tasman netball championships match against one of her former sides, the Queensland Firebirds.
Wall was yesterday rushed into the Swifts’ squad as the club tries to overcome the loss of two players to knee injuries.
Wall, a mid-courter, last played in the championships with the Melbourne Vixens in 2012.
The 29-year-old Wall had continued to train on her own and play with the Southern Saints in the Victorian Netball League.
Swifts head coach Rob Wright announced Wall’s selection. “Another opportunity for another player to possibly get out there and show what they can do,” he said. Wall was unable to reached for comment yesterday.