Matilda #155 has nominated Ramsgate RSL & Carrs Park FC as inseparable influences on her football development. Both clubs are from the famous St.George district in southern Sydney where she spent the 4 most influential seasons of her football upbringing. She didn't know it but Charlies Pirie Field where Carrs Park play was also home to the St.George Budapest Women's team home of Matilda #1.
Teresa made her international debut in a completely new look Matilda's line-up in the Olympic games qualifier of 2007 against Hong Kong.
At this point, Teresa has clocked up 10 caps, but her form never has her far away from another call-up and made her a member of the 2015 World Cup Squad.