The Steel are out of the netball league finals, after the Queensland Firebirds prove too strong.
The situation may be the same as it was a year ago, but the circumstances are very different.
A strong fourth quarter has seen the Firebirds knock the Steel out of the competition.
Jane Watson is hoping that plenty of hard work can help the Southern Steel defeat the Queensland Firebirds in their trans-Tasman netball league semifinal.
There is plenty to work on for Southern Steel ahead of their trans-Tasman netball league semifinal.
Stepping off the netball court while having her first child, Casey Kopua has learnt plenty about the game.
Silver Ferns midcourter says her move to play for the New South Wales Swifts has been everything she wanted it to be.
Southern Steel rookie Abby Erwood was surprised to be thrown a bib and told to warm up for her debut.
Netball fans have spoken and the Kiwi teams are the big losers in the 2016 All-Star team.
Southern Steel rookie Jamie Hume was surprised to get a phone call from Silver Ferns coach Janine Southby on Wednesday morning.
Southern Steel dominate group of 28 players named to vie for spots in the Silver Ferns.
Southern Steel coach Noeline Taurua latches onto the positives leading into semifinal trip to Brisbane.
Netball Mainland staying quiet on Tactix coaching situation.
Queensland Firebirds booked home trans-Tasman netball semifinal after beating the Swifts.
Queensland Firebirds will host the Southern Steel in trans-Tasman netball semifinal.
Southern Steel goal shoot achieves another milestone in 2016, but would trade it in for a win.
They defied the oddsmakers, earning a home semifinal next week with a win over the unbeaten Steel on Sunday.
A first quarter blitz gave the Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic victory over the Southern Steel.
The Magic shock the Steel in the trans-Tasman champs NZ conference final.
The Steel and the Magic are already in the trans-Tasman league semifinals, but can claim home advantage with a win on Sunday.
Silver Ferns shooter weighs move to Australia as Mystics change coaches.
Two of their brightest performers in last weekend's elimination final were ones hard to see coming.
Jennie Wyllie to start on Monday, replacing Hilary Poole who resigned last month.
"Nothing beats playing in front of your home fans," Southern Steel captain Wendy Frew says.
The Southern Steel are preparing themselves for a battle against the experienced Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic in the NZ conference netball final.
Substitutes continue the momentum as Wellington surge home to beat Auckland in Netball NZ under-19 championships final.
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Southern Steel goal shoot takes home third MVP award, the second player ever to achieve the feat.
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Steve Lancaster ditches netball for rugby in a second major departure for NNZ.