Meet the Team

Our dedicated coaches and committee members

Crystal Buchanan

Club Captain, Head Coach Y10/11 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. 


Michelle Franklin

Assistant Coach Y10/11, Level 2

Michelle is a Level 2 coach who joined the club in 2018.  

She plays netball regularly in the South Yorkshire County and Sheffield leagues. Michelle works as a practice nurse and in her spare time she really likes to watch netball, travel and go on city breaks to see new places. 


Abbie Clarke

Head Coach Y8/9, Level 2

Abbie was awarded her Level 2 qualification in 2019 and joined the club in 2020 as the head coach for our U13/14 squad. Abbie graduated from Sheffield Hallam University with a Sports Coaching degree and is now a PE teacher at a local school.


Abbie was approached by Sheffield Hallam University to coach the 5th / Development team whilst completing her studies and was nominated for Grassroots Coach of the Year 2019. As well as this she was up for the nomination of Coach of the Year at the Sheffield Hallam Sports Ball 2019. 


Abbie is super proud to be part of Tigers and loves working with the 13/14 squads! She can’t wait to continue her coaching and see the girls grow & develop as players! 

Shaunna Girling

Head Coach Y3-6, Level 2

Information to follow.

Lauren Hamer

Information to follow

Level 2


Yasmin Shaw

Joint Head Coach Y7, Level 2

Yasmin has played for Tigers since 2018 and joined our junior coaching team in 2020.  She is Head Coach for our amazing under 12s and also supports our under 10s and under 11s. She has a Level 2 qualification in Netball Coaching a Level 2 qualification in Community Sports Leadership. Yasmin also plays netball for Sheffield University where she is studying Business Management.

Isabelle Rolfe

Joint Head Coach Y7, Level 1

Isabelle became a Tigers coach in September 2021, having previously coached at another local club for 3 years. She shares the U12  Head Coach role with Yasmin and is an assistant coach for the U13 and U14 squads. 

Isabelle studies PE and School Sport at Sheffield Hallam University and loves any form of activity from paddle boarding to bouldering as well as assisting in forest schools!

Now undertaking her Level 2 coaching qualification, Isabelle also coaches two development squads for Sheffield Hallam University and has the privilege of travelling the country to play in BUCS matches.

Aimee Campbell

Information to follow


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