Angie Skirving

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Angie Skirving
Personal information
Birth nameAngela Skirving
Born1 February 1981 (1981-02) (age 38)
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia

Angela ("Angie") Lambert (née Skirving) (born 1 February 1981, in Toowoomba) is an Australian Women's Field Hockey player. She captained the under21 Australian women's field hockey squad before entering the Hockeyroos in 1998. Apart from playing in the Hockeyroos she plays for the AHL Queensland Scorchers.

The youngest of the local Australian Representatives, Skirving began playing hockey at the age of 12 and was selected in the Queensland no.1 Rep. team when 13. Skirving married Australian Kookaburras goalie Stephen Lambert (field hockey) in December 2006. The pair have been described as Australia's Golden Couple of Hockey.

Skirving currently teaches P.E at Brisbane Girls Grammar School.

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Awards
Preceded by
Incumbent
WorldHockey Young Player of the Year
2001
Succeeded by
Argentina Agustina García