About Me

Junior

Nickname: Junior
D.O.B: 02-07-1986
Hometown: Warrandyte, Victoria
Current location: Perth, WA
Occupation: Registered Nurse
Local Club: Greensborough Hockey Club & Melville Hockey Club
Australian Caps: 116
Shirt number: 27
Position: Goalkeeper
Debut: Champions Trophy, Netherlands 2006
Sporting hero: Rachel Imison

Career highlights:

    Champions Trophy 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011
    Junior World Cup, Chile 2005
    Olympic Squad 2008, 2012
    World Cup, Argentina 2010
    Commonwealth Games, India 2010 Gold

When I was younger I wanted to be: A pilot
Favorite food: Yoghurt
Favorite drink: Hot soy milk with honey
Ultimate night out: Vietnamese for dinner, Frozen yoghurt for dessert and a few games of basketball at Time zone to finish off
Favorite snack: Licorice
Take away: Burgers, Vietnamese or Thai
Section of the supermarket I spend the most time: Dairy
Hobbies: Play guitar, cycling, learn Spanish, read
Favorite country I have visited: Japan
Cooking specialty: Banana Bread, Raw balls
Favorite post game snack: Dried fruit and nuts
Favorite movie: “Love Actually”
Three things I take on every international tour: Laptop, travel cloths line, lollies.
Star sign: Cancer
Pet hates: Bad manners, being late.
Song most played on my Ipod: ‘halo’ Beyonce
What can’t I live with out: Family, friends and my phone
Favorite book: A friend like Henry
Favorite TV show: Any medical show, RPA, sport
How do you pass the time on tour: Exploring the city, internet, watch any English TV available.
Favorite thing to do when flying: Read, watch movies and eat
Best part about being in the national team: Traveling the world with friends, trying different foods and competing against the best players in the world
3 things most people don’t know about me: I can say the alphabet backwards, I can break apples in half and I’m a huge Celine Dion fan
Sponsors OBO, Atlas, Super Advice services, Forage, Westcourt, Zoosh Interiors

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