Kobie McGurk

In 2008 Kobie McGurk was one of the most qualified young hockey players in the world. At just 22, McGurk had competed in four Champions Trophy campaigns (2005-2008) and won a Commonwealth Games gold medal before being selected on the 2008 Beijing Olympic Team. The talented young defender from Western Australia helped the Australians to a fifth place finish in Beijing.

Olympic Results

London 2012 - Summer Olympic Games

Hockey - Women
Pool WB Match W01 HT: 0-1 NZL 0 - 1 Loss
Pool WB Match W12 HT: 1-1, Goals: MUNRO, H- 20'; FLANAGAN, A- 46'; BOYCE, F- 53' GBR 3 - 1 Win
Pool WB Match W14 HT: 1-0, Goals: FLANAGAN, A - 33' USA 1 - 0 Win
Pool WB Match W19 HT: 1-0, Goals: CLOSE, J - 8' RSA 1 - 0 Win
Pool WB Match W30 HT: 0-0 ARG 0 - 0 Draw
Classification 5-6 Match W36 HT: 0-0, Goals: SCHULZ, J- 41'; CLOSE, J- 60' CHN 2 - 0 Win
Final Placing 5 / 12

Beijing 2008 - Summer Olympic Games

Hockey - Women
Preliminaries - Pool A - AUS v KOR HT: 1-4, Goals: Liddelow 25', Hudson 47', Liddelow 50', Young 56', Eastham 65' KOR 5-4 Win
Preliminaries - Pool A - AUS v ESP HT: 1-1, Goals: Lambert 27', Hudson 47', Eastham 54', Lambert 60', Halliday 66', Rivers 70' ESP 6-1 Win
Preliminaries - Pool A - RSA v AUS HT: 0-1, Goals: Hudson 10', Lambert 44', Eastham 62'. RSA 0-3 Win
Preliminaries - Pool A - AUS v NED HT: 1-1, Goals: Young 17' NED 1-2 Loss
Preliminaries - Pool A - CHN v AUS HT: 1-0, Goals: Eastham 51', Young 62' CHN 2-2 Draw
Classification 5th-6th HT: 1-0, Goals: Blyth 29', Munro 68' GBR 2-0 Win
Final Placing 5 / 12