Feisty mid-courter, Temepara George first joined the Silver Ferns squad in 1996 and made her on-court debut in 2000 against <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />Australia.  At 1.70m, George is one of the shortest players in International Netball. Her performances show however that lack of height is no hindrance to playing at this level. She is vice captain