Key facts

Senior Female
Stockport Lacrosse Club

Olivia Higson

International Experience
Olivia represented England for the first time in 2011 when she was member of U19 training squad for the 2011 U19 World Cup.  She was also a member of the senior training squad for the 2013 World Cup. Olivia has also been selected for two US tours with England. Olivia has also represented England in one U19 Home Internationals and two Senior Home International tournaments.

International Honours

Club/School/College/County (Territorial) Experience
Olivia started playing club lacrosse for Stockport Lacrosse Club at a young age, she currently plays NCAA Division 1 Lacrosse at Monmouth University. She has been a member of Stockport Metros and represented Cheshire at junior level. Territorially Oliva has represented North. Olivia also currently plays for Super League side Warwick Mavericks.

Getting to know Olivia…

Q: At what age did you begin to play lacrosse?
A: 12
Q: What’s your proudest Lacrosse moment?
A: Being offered a scholarship to play at Monmouth
Q: Do you have any pre-game rituals/superstitions?
A: Tie my shoelaces twice. Wear the same socks every game for the whole season. Always wear my hair the same way and wear the same headband.
Q: What’s your “Weapon of Choice” favourite lacrosse stick?
A: STX Crux
Q: What is your favourite quote?
A: “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard”
Q: What is your favourite food (s)?
A: Probably chocolate
Q: What is your favourite music/band (s)?
A: I listen to pretty much everything. But sad music is my favourite for lacrosse!
Q: Who is your favourite sports hero (s)?
A: David Beckham (Not just because of his looks!!)
Q: What is your favourite movie (s)?
A: Four Weddings and a Funeral
Q: What is your favourite TV show (s)?
A: Friends