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Key facts

Senior Female
Durham University

Isabel McNab

International Experience
Isabel represented England for the first time in 2011 at the U19 World Championship in Hannover, Germany and gained her first Senior Cap at the 2015 Home Internationals.

International Honours
– 2011 FIL U19 World Championship (Hannover, Germany)
– 2015 & 2016 Home Internationals

Club/School/College/County (Territorial) Experience
Isabel played in BUCS for the University of Durham where she has been the starting goalie for the last three years, taking gold in 2015.

Getting to know Isabel. . . 

Q: At what age did you begin to play lacrosse?
A: 11

Q: What are you most looking for to at RWLC17?
Team USA as they always prove to be a formidable challenge, especially for a goalie

Q: What’s your proudest Lacrosse moment?
A: Being resilient and tenacious through adversity as that has fundamentally shaped who I am today.

Q: Do you have any pre-game rituals/superstitions?
A: I have to wear a red scarf under my helmet which everyone else thinks is gross!

Q: What’s your “Weapon of Choice” favourite lacrosse stick?
A: Gait Sentinel

Q: What is your favourite quote?
A: I have two: ‘when one door shuts, another one open’ and ‘it is your attitude, not your aptitude, that determines your altitude’

Q: What is your favourite food (s)?
A: Roast beef, Yorkshire pudding, carrots, gravy and apple pie with vanilla custard.

Q: Who is your favourite sports hero (s)?
A: Serena Williams for her drive, her ability to consistently perform under pressure and her general attitude on and off the court

Q: What is your favourite TV show (s)?
A: NCIS and the West Wing.

Interesting fact….I have spent the last 3 months hiking around South America, knocking off 15km a day!