Meet the Team

Our dedicated coaches and committee members

Crystal Buchanan

Club Captain, Head Coach Y9-11 and Safeguarding Officer

Crystal is the founder and captain of the club and an outstanding primary school teacher with over 12 Years teaching experience. She is currently Head of Girls Games at Mylnhurst Preparatory and loves coaching netball and running the club. Crystal enjoys playing netball in her spare time when she’s not running after her toddler twin girls. 


Hannah Bolderson

Head Coach Y7/8, Level 2

Hannah is an experienced Level 2 Netball Coach who joined the club in September 2020 and is currently studying a Masters in Applied Sport and Exercise Science. 

She coaches Tigers U12/13’s and Loughborough Lightning U15 Nottingham Hub. She has also coached at South Yorkshire County, Dronfield, Sheffield Concord and Sheffield High. 

As well as being a coach Hannah is a talented netballer and currently plays for Sheffield Hallam Uni 1sT Team and in the Sheffield Concord Northern Squad as well as  a team in a local league. Previously Hannah has been part of the Yorkshire Regional Programme and played for Yorkshire Jets U19 and Loughborough Lightning U21 squads. 

Hannah loves coaching at Tigers and is excited to see how far the club can go!


Abbie Clarke

Head Coach Y7/8, Level 2

Information to follow.

Shauna Girling

Head Coach Y3-6, Level 2

Information to follow.

Michelle Franklin

Assistant Coach Y9-11, Level 1

Michelle is a Level 1 coach who joined the club in 2018.  

She plays netball regularly in the South Yorkshire County and Sheffield leagues. Michelle works as a nurse ward sister and is also a qualified nurse prescriber.  In her spare time she really likes to travel and go on city breaks to see new places. 

Yasmin Shaw

Assistant Coach Y3-6, Level 1

Yasmin joined Tigers in 2020 and is Assistant Coach for our amazing U8/9’s and U10/11’s. She has a Level 2 Qualification in Community Sports Leadership and is currently working towards her Level 2 in Netball Coaching. As well as working with the juniors, she currently plays with the fantastic Tigers adult teams and at Sheffield University where she is studying Business Management.


Martin Swift


Claire Harper

Affiliations and Membership Secretary

Katherine Wellings

Web Developer

Georgina Anderson

Fundraising Officer


Kit Manager

Julie Johnson

Parent Committee Members

Year 3: Vacant
Year 4: Vacant
Year 5: Vacant
Year 6: Vacant
Year 7: Gemma Arblaster
Year 8: Vacant
Year 9: Susan Croft
Year 10: Elizabeth Hooper
Year 11: Katherine Wellings