Labelle Hillgrove

Labelle Hillgrove
Season(s) Played with the Divas: 2006-2009
Jersey Number: 47
Nickname: Belle
Position: DL
Age: 28
Height: 5-8
Weight: 225
Hometown: Passaic, NJ
College: University of Maryland
Occupation: Case Manager, New Hope Housing Inc.


Labelle Hillgrove Q&A

What is your favorite travel location?
The island of Maui…I’ve never been there, but my boyfriend raves about it!
What are your lifetime aspirations?
To found the “He’ll Grow” foundation, an organization that would provide adolescents with help overcoming traumatic adversity they have faced in their lives.
What was the first sport you ever played?
Basketball in elementary school…but I always fouled out because I loved rebounding with my entire body.
What was your biggest adjustment to playing women’s football?
Being on a team where I’m not the only crazy, loud, and daring female.
What does it mean to you to be a Diva?
It means being part of something that is physically and emotionally challenging…and loving it all!