Team USA Years: One year on 2011 Jr USA Team, First year on the Senior USA team
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Current residence: Huntington Beach, Ca
Personal website/social media pages: Instagram: @Melaniieeeee
When did you begin playing hockey: At the age of 6
Current skating club/ Coaches name: Alkali Scraps; Head Coach: Jay Russell
Are you sponsored and if so, by whom: Alkali Hockey/Labeda
High school attended: 3 years, Lived in Spain for hockey and graduated through Home schooling my senior year
Year of graduation: 2011
Location of high school: Gwinnett County in Georgia
Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years): 4 years of roller hockey, 4 years of ice hockey, 2 years of lacrosse
Olympic Experience: 2011 Jr Team USA World Champions
Life Goals: To have the job of my dreams by the age of 25, remain living in Orange County and never stop playing hockey.
Career goals: to have a fun job that I wake up everyday excited to go to. Would love to work in fashion, photography or public relations.
Future goals you hope to obtain as a hockey player: Team USA was my goal! Now to win the 2014 World Cup, make the team again in 2015 and do it all over. Also to help the sport of inline hockey grow and encourage more girls to play.
Favorite sports figure: Bethany Hamilton
Favorite food before a competition: Snickers candy bar
Favorite movie: The New Guy
Favorite place to shop: Urban Outfitters
Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: Michael Jackson
Favorite possession: My car
Favorite hobbies: shopping, working, eating.
If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: unpredictable
What makes you a unique and special person: I’m always finding a way to drastically change my life for the better. Life is short and I want to experience as much as I can. Whether it’s moving to Spain at the age of 17 to play hockey, or driving cross country with my best friend to live in Southern California, I’m always chasing my dreams. Making Team USA was high up on my list and I couldn’t be more proud to say I accomplished this one as well.
Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My mom! My biggest fan since the day I put on my first pair of skates. She’s proven to me I can do anything If i work hard for it.
Father’s name: Donnie Moore
Father’s occupation: Manager of Mercedes-Benz
Mother’s name: Sally Moore
Mother’s occupation: Sales Ambassador of Hennessy Porsche
Brothers: Cody Moore