Kaitlyn Black joined the Magpies as a training partner in 2020 and is the 13th member of this year's extended squad.

The defender has a wealth of experience having played with the Victorian Fury for the past four years in the Australian Netball League (ANL) and having also played with the North East Blaze in the Victorian Netball League (VNL) for over 15 years.

She has also been named in the VNL championship team of the year for the last four years.

She made her Super Netball debut for Collingwood in round 11 against the Giants in 2020. but this is her first opportunity to play with an SSN club.

Black has overcome numerous injuries to her hips and knees with multiple surgeries including a snapped achilles in order to make it to the Super Netball level.