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. Most recently Olivia has played in the 2016 Fall Classic, Baltimore.

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: Playing in my first Home Internationals Tournament for England
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: Chicken nuggets
Q: What is your favourite music/band (s)?
A: Beyonce
Q: Who is your favourite sports hero (s)?
A: Serena Williams
Q: What is your favourite movie (s)?
A: Remember the Titans
Q: What is your favourite TV show (s)?
A: Friends

Interesting fact: I take part in flash mob dances in my spare time.