Team USA Years: 2015, 2016

Hometown: Manchester, NH

Current residence: Long Beach, CA

Personal website/social media pages: Instagram; Freshie_20

When did you begin playing hockey: Age 7

Current skating club/ Coaches name: Labeda Pama Cyclones

Are you sponsored and if so, by whom: Labeda Hockey, Mission Hockey/Bauer Hockey

Occupation, current employer:  Regional Coordinator, Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA)


High school attended: Victor Valley High

Year of graduation: 2001

Location of high school: Victorville CA

Sports you competed in while in high school (include number of years): Varsity Soccer 3 years, inline hockey team 4 years, varsity cheer 1 year

Other high school activities: Photo club

College attended: Concordia

Sports you competed in while in college (include number of years): Ice hockey 2 years, soccer 1 year, track and field 1 year.


International Experience:  Australia and New Zealand, undefeated woman’s Invitational Tournament, Sweden second place Juniors Invitational Tournament, England Juniors first place Invitational Tournament. 2015 World Inline Championships second place.

Other awards and/or honors received outside of hockey: Graduated with honors in photography, received three Commendations from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department, and received one Commendation from the County of Los Angeles.


Life Goals: Start a non-profit for at-risk youth that introduces them to sports as a positive outlet.

Career goals: Continue to grow within my position with LAHSA.

Future goals you hope to obtain as a hockey player: Continue playing as long as I can and help grow youth programs for the future of the sport.


Favorite sports figure: Tyler Toffoli

Favorite food before a competition: Coffee

Favorite movie: Billy Maddision

Favorite place to shop: Amazon

Favorite music to listen to during training or competition: Anything Eminem

Favorite possession: Family photos

Favorite hobbies: Reading, cycling, walking my dogs, traveling.

If you could pick one word to describe you, what would it be: Random

Who is the person you most admire/greatest influence in your life and why: My mother Sharon, she has worked extremely hard to get where she is and did a fine job as a single mother. As well as my little sister Robyn who continues to excel physically and professionally thanks to her dedication at Crossfit Secession.


Father’s name:  Frank Bell

Father’s occupation: Owner of Dirt Work & Excavation Inc.

Mother’s name: Sharon Newell

Mother’s occupation: Postmaster, United States Postal Service

Brother: Frankie Bell

Sisters: Robyn Bell, Shelby Lascelles