Australia women's national lacrosse team

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Australia women's national lacrosse team
Medal record
FIL Women's Lacrosse World Cup
Silver medal – second place 1982 Nottingham, England
Gold medal – first place 1986 Philadelphia, USA
Bronze medal – third place 1989 Perth, Australia
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Edinburgh, Scotland
Silver medal – second place 1997 Tokyo, Japan
Silver medal – second place 2001 High Wycombe, England
Gold medal – first place 2005 Annapolis, USA
Silver medal – second place 2009 Prague, Czech Republic
Bronze medal – third place 2013 Oshawa, Ontario

The Australia women's national lacrosse team represents Australia at women's lacrosse. It is governed by the Australian Lacrosse Association and is a full member of the Federation of International Lacrosse.[1] They have won the Women's Lacrosse World Cup twice, in 1986 and 2005, and have been runners-up 4 times.[2] They are currently ranked third in the world, finishing behind the United States and Canada at the 2013 FIL Women's Lacrosse World Cup, which was held in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada.[3]

The team will be competing in the 2017 Women's Lacrosse World Cup which will be held at the Surrey Sports Park in Guildford, Surrey, England from 12–22 July.[4]

Australia senior women's national lacrosse team 2017[5]
Number Name Club State
Rebecca BANYARD Wembley WA
Abbie BURGESS Footscray Vic
Verity CLOUGH Footscray Vic
Courtney HOBBS Glenelg SA
Ashtyn HIRON Phoenix WA
Bree HUSSEY Newport Vic
Stella JUSTICE-ALLEN Footscray Vic
Rachel KIRCHHEIMER Newport Vic
Theadora KWAS Footscray Vic
Rebecca LANE Footscray Vic
Stephanie McNAMARA Newport Vic
Sue McSOLVIN Caulfield Vic
Sarah MOLLISON Footscray Vic
Hannah NIELSEN Brighton SA
Hayley SOFARNOS Newport Vic
Beth VARGA Brighton SA
Bonnie WELLS Glenelg SA
Sachiyo YAMADA Caulfield Vic
Lauren HUNTER Williamstown Vic
Sarah LOWE Burnside SA
Elizabeth HINKES Wembley WA
Team Personnel
head Trish ADAMS
asst Meredith CARRE
manager Kate SIMPSON
medical officer Megan BARNET
physiotherapist Cara GLEESON
myotherapist Kiara DiPIETRO
strength and
photography Erin GREGORY


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