"Wow! What was that?" This was the comment I heard all night from the 14,165 NY Liberty fans, most of whom saw Netball for the first time. Netball players and supporters from around the country should be proud of having the largest crowd ever at a women's sporting event to watch a live Netball game.
Netball America couldn't have done this if it wasn't for the awesome support from over 45 volunteers. These volunteers have been working hard for the past 10 months to make this an entertaining event. Our member spotlight goes to one such volunteer, Joe Luczka - read about his hard work below. Our event sponsor, Fulton Francis Consulting
, also lent a helping hand- thanks Brendan!
Season 7 American Idol finalist Michael Johns sang the roof off the Garden and was completely in his element chatting with Netball fans. To hear more of Michael, purchase his latest CD
. Michael also showcased his Netball talents, giving shooting tips to Matthew Modine (Full Metal Jacket). To see proof, click here
The full report
and images from the Madison event are avaliable at www.netballamerica.com.
Also, check out 'Netball America' on you tube. Click here
for the professional video footage from Josh Eisenberg at Fridge Films
In support of first lady Michelle Obama's campaign against childhood obesity, Netball America will be participating in the "Let's Move Too" Community Fair in downtown Los Angeles on Saturday June 5. We would love to see you at this event.