Winner of three Olympic gold medals as captain of the Australian Women’s Field Hockey Team, also known as the Hockeyroos.
She made her professional field hockey debut in 1995.
She was a member of gold medal winning teams in 1988, 1996, and 2000.
She is the daughter of Andrew and Leanna Hawkes.
She won gold at the 2000 Olympics where runner Marion Jones also won gold medals that were later stripped.