How did you get into Lacrosse?
I started lacrosse in year 7 at school. I was very lucky that it was taught in our PE lessons as it's not very common in schools in the U.K.
What is your most memorable moment from Lacrosse?
This is a really tricky question because there are memorable moments most matches but I really loved going on tour to Germany at the end of sixth form. We played three teams and were successful against all!
As a woman, what do you feel like you get from Lacrosse?
Fitness with a weapon!!! It's such a fun way to work exercise into your week with a competitive aspect. Also obviously you make so many friends! It's a very sociable sport and I found it really helped me ease into university in first year.
What would you say to a woman who was thinking about joining Lacrosse?
Lacrosse is a sport that comes to many later in life. The majority of our team started at university. It's a great opportunity to pick up something new in a friendly environment!
This week is "This Sussex Girl Can Week" where we are celebrating women in sports with a number of different events and activities on campus. To find out more, visit the Sussexsport website.
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Wed 03 Apr 2019
Varsity returned this year, and after four weeks of fixtures we won the series 11 - 7.
Fri 13 Apr 2018
Sports Reps is a student led committee that makes decisions on issues affecting sports clubs, allocation of funding, sports discipline and sports club trips & events. It's a great way to get more involved in the running of sport, and will provide you with transferable skills for the future.
Wed 22 Mar 2017
Following a key victory in Sunday’s Varsity competition that helped Sussex establish an early lead over neighbours Brighton, Sussex Women’s Badminton were straight back on the court on Tuesday against national university league leaders Loughborough in their cup final, which sadly ended in defeat by the tiniest of margins.
Mon 20 Mar 2017
An excellent Varsity performance from the Sussex teams saw them secure victory over Brighton in a win that sees us claim our fourth consecutive Varsity title!
Supported by the home crowd: Sussex recorded several big wins throughout to ensure we came out as victors at the end of the day.
Sun 19 Mar 2017
Disruption at today’s Varsity sports matches led to the curtailment of the men’s rugby match and the temporary closure of students’ union outlets.
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