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Key facts

Squad
Senior Female
Position
Defense
Club
Durham University
Age
24
Twitter
@KevansKatie

Katie Evans

International Experience:
Katie has represented England at the Home Internationals for both the U19’s and the Senior England Team.

International Honours:
Katie has both an U19 Cap and Senior Cap.

Club/School/College/County (Territorial) Experience:
I started playing lacrosse at St. Catherine’s School in year 9 and when I was 18 I was reserve for the U19 World Cup. I then went to Durham University where I played for 4 years, was captain in my third year and won BUCS in my fourth year. During this time I also played for the South East Senior 1st team and for the Surrey Jets. I have been in the England Senior Squad now for four and a half years and played in the 1st team at Home Internationals in 2014.

Getting to know Katie..

Q: At what age did you begin to play lacrosse?
A: 13
Q: What’s your proudest Lacrosse moment?
A: Making the Home Internationals 1st team in 2014.
Q: Which game are you most looking forward to at the RLWC17?
A: England v Australia
Q: Do you have any pre-game rituals/superstitions?
A: Lucky headband and pre game porridge
Q: What’s your “Weapon of Choice” favourite lacrosse stick?
A:  Brine Empress
Q: What is your favourite quote?
A: “Never do tomorrow what you can do today.” “its not about being the best, its about being better than you were yesterday.”
Q: What is your favourite food (s)?
A: Sweet Chilli Salmon with a mountain of peas.
Q: What is your favourite music/band (s)?
A: Jack Johnson, Ellie Goulding
Q: Who is your favourite sports hero (s)?
A:  Kelly Holmes
Q: What is your favourite movie (s)?
A:  Cool Runnings
Q: What is your favourite TV show (s)?
A: Still loving the Simpsons …

Interesting fact…I have three kidneys!