Melanie Moore

Roller Sports

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PERSONAL HIGHLIGHTS

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 

EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS

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

ACCOMPLISHMENT HIGHLIGHTS

Olympic Experience: 2011 Jr Team USA World Champions

GOAL HIGHLIGHTS

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. 

FAVORITES SPOTLIGHT

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. 

FAMILY HIGHLIGHTS

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