Vitality Roses

Emma Rayner

Centre Wing Attack

DOB: 7 June 2002
Height: 1.69m
Club: Manchester Thunder


Emma Rayner was selected for the Roses Academy in 2018 and has since won U17 Netball Europe gold for her country. 

She has been in the North West Pathway in the Regional Academies and the Manchester Thunder Pathway system since she was 13. 

She has represented her franchise in various competitions including the Netball Performance League (NPL) Tournament and played for YWCA Bury in England Netball's U14 and U16 competitions. 

In the 2022 Netball Super League (NSL) season, Emma stepped up from the Thunder pathway to become a member of the NSL squad. Her side went on to win the NSL in her debut season. 

In 2021, she was selected for the England U21 squad and she was then selected for the Future Roses programme for 2023-24.  

Currently a training partner for Manchester Thunder, she enters her second year in the Future Roses programme for 2024-25.