Name and Nickname: Courtney Guard “Stubbsy”
What’s one word to describe you? LOUD.
How did you become an Eagle? Traded from Freo.
Favourite NEW teammate so far? My new locker buddy Charlie Thomas, having 18 year old friends makes me feel young again.
What is your favourite thing to eat the night before or the day of a match? Ham and lettuce roll on a sesame seed bun, every time!
Do you have any game day superstitions and if so, what? Lucky undies!
Personal goal for 2022? Enjoy every moment – the big ones and the little ones! 😊
Who was your favourite player as a kid? Daniel Kerr, another one of West Coast’s great #4’s.
What player has had the biggest influence on your career? Past player, Adam Selwood.
What’s your favourite sport that isn’t AFL? Athletics & Basketball.
What is your favourite football memory so far? I will never forget running out through the banner for our first ever WCE AFLW game against Collingwood. I couldn’t stop smiling and crying happy tears! What a moment!
If you could be another player for a week, who would it be? Probably one of the young ones, like Bella Lewis, who can go on out to mid-week luncheons and have not a care in the world.
If you could attend any sporting event in the world, what would it be? Olympics for sure.
Favourite off-season hobby? Holidaying with my lovely husband and fur baby.
If they were going to make a movie based on your life, who would play you? Lucy Liu.
Name three famous people you’d invite over for dinner? Cathy Freeman (cos she’s my hero), Michael McIntrye (cos he’ll make me laugh) and Chris Hemsworth (cos he’s good to look at).
What would you name your boat if you had one? Sea Ya!
What’s your favourite Perth café or restaurant? Depends what mood I’m in - Skol for the good vibes or Nobu if I’m feeling fancy.
Tomato sauce in the fridge, yes or no? Hell no!