Year Awarded: 2004
Sport: Hockey
Team Sport Australia Award

Women's Hockey Team (Hockeyroos) (Hockey) - 1996

The Olympic Gold Medal is considered the highest achievement in Women’s Hockey. By winning a second Gold Medal (the first was won in 1988) the Hockeyroos achieved something no other women’s hockey team had previously done.

Olympic Games, Atlanta

Ric Charlesworth

Rechelle Hawkes

Team Members: Rechelle Hawkes (Captain), Michelle Andrews, Alyson Annan, Louise Dobson, Renita Garard (nee Farrell), Juliet Haslam, Clover Maitland, Karen Marsden, Jenny Morris, Jackie Pereira, Nova Peris-Kneebone, Katrina Powell, Lisa Curruthers (nee Powell), Danni Roche, Kate Starre, Liane Tooth.

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