News and notesEdit

National teamEdit

Four Nations CupEdit


Number Name Position Height Club
1Shannon SzabadosGoaltender 5'8 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
2Meghan AgostaForward 5'7 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
7Cherie PiperForward 5'6 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Brampton Thunder
8Annie GuayDefence 5'8 Montreal Stars
10Gillian AppsForward 6'0 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Brampton Thunder
12Meghan MikkelsonDefence 5'9 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Edmonton Chimos
13Caroline OuelletteForward 5'11 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Montreal Stars
15Tara WatchornDefence 5'9 Boston University
16Jayna HeffordForward 5'8 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Brampton Thunder
18Bobbi Jo SlusarDefence 5'4 Strathmore Rockies
21Haley IrwinForward 5'7 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Minnesota Duluth
23Jocelyne LarocqueDefence 5'6 Minnesota Duluth
25Tessa BonhommeDefence 5'7 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Toronto (CWHL)
28Vicki BendusForward 5'2 Mercyhurst
29Marie-Philip PoulinForward 5'6 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team
Boston University
30Christina Kessler Goaltender 5'6 Burlington Barracudas
31Kim St. PierreGoaltender 5'9 2009-10 Canada women's national ice hockey team


Date Teams Location Time Score
Tues Nov 9 USA vs. Canada St. John's, Newfoundland 7:30 pm
Wed Nov 10 Sweden vs. Canada Clarenville, Newfoundland 7 pm
Fri Nov 12 Canada vs. Finland St. John's, Nfld 7:30 pm
Sat Nov 13 Bronze Medal Game St. John's, Nfld 4:00 pm
Sat Nov 13 Gold Medal Game St. John's, Nfld 7:30 pm

IIHF World championshipsEdit

Canada will attempt to win the gold medal as they compete in the 2011 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships in Switzerland.

Under 18 teamEdit

The National Under 18 team will compete in the IIHF World Under 18 tournament Jan. 1-8 in Stockholm, Sweden. The U.S. women defeated Canada in the final to win the first two world under-18 tournaments in 2008 and 2009 while Canada won the third in 2010. 2011 roster members Erin Ambrose and Emily Fulton were part of the 2010 gold medal team. The roster includes players born in 1993 and 1994. The 20 player roster was chosen from a 31 player training camp held in Toronto. The head coach will be Sarah Hodges (head coach of the University of Regina), while her assistants will be Cassie Turner and former national team member France Montour. [6] On Thursday, December 30, the team will face a team of Swedish bantam boys at the Husby Ishall Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. [7]

Under 22 teamEdit

News and notesEdit

Jim Fetter, head coach of the Wayne State Warriors women's ice hockey program, will be the head coach of Canada’s National Women’s Under-22 Team for the 2010-11 season. Fetter will also be the coach for Team Canada at the 2011 MLP Cup.

Summer training campEdit

Yellow/Blue intrasquadEdit

  • Game 1: August 8, Blue 4, Yellow 2
Period Scorer Time of Goal Assists
1 Isabel Menard 04:47 Jennifer Wakefield
1 Natalie Spooner 18:57 Christine Bestland, Lauriane Rougeau
2 Marie-Philip Poulin 08:11 Unassisted
2 Melodie Daoust 09:03 Gillian Saulnier
2 Jessica Campbell 10:07 Unassisted
2Marie-Philip Poulin 15:37 Laura McIntosh, Jamie Lee Rattray
Intrasquad notesEdit
  • August 8: Four different players scored goals to give Blue a 4-2 win over Yellow on the first day of intersquad action at the National Women’s Under-22 selection camp. The game was played in Toronto at the MasterCard Centre.

Isabel Menard and Natalie Spooner both scored in the first for Blue. Marie-Philip Poulin scored in the second to make it 2-1. Eventually, Blue would be ahead 4-1. Poulin tried to get Yellow into the game, scoring her second of the night. Yellow squad goalie Erica Howe made 40 saves.[8]


Blue RosterEdit
Player Position Club team
Roxanne Douville Goaltender College Edouard-Montpetit
Amanda Mazzotta Goaltender Cornell Big Red
Hayleigh Cudmore Defense Oakville (PWHL)
Jenna Downey Defense St. Francis Xavier University
Brigitte Lacquette Defense Pursuit of Excellence
Stefanie McKeough Defense Ohio State Buckeyes
Katelyn Ptolemy Defense Clarkson Golden Knights
Lauriane Rougeau Defense Cornell Big Red
Vicki Bendus Forward Mercyhurst Lakers
Christine Bestland Forward Pursuit of Excellence
Jessica Campbell Forward Pursuit of Excellence
Mélodie Daoust Forward College Edouard-Montpetit
Vanessa Emond Forward St. Lawrence Skating Saints
Rebecca Johnston Forward Cornell Big Red
Chelsea Karpenko Forward Cornell Big Red
Jenelle Kohanchuk Forward Boston University Terriers
Isabel Menard Forward Syracuse Orange
Jillian Saulnier Forward Toronto (PWHL)
Natalie Spooner Forward Ohio State Buckeyes
Jennifer Wakefield Forward Boston University Terriers
Yellow RosterEdit
Player Position Club team
Erica Howe Goaltender Ottawa (PWHL)
Genevieve Lacasse Goaltender Providence Friars
Courtney Birchard Defense New Hampshire Wildcats
Andrea Boras Defense Alberta Pandas
Laura Fortino Defense Cornell Big Red
Brittany Haverstock Defense Wisconsin Badgers
Saige Pacholok Defense Wisconsin Badgers
Cassandra Poudrier Defense Quebec (Midget AA)
Tara Watchorn Defense Boston University Terriers
Hannah Armstrong Forward Aurora (PWHL)
Bailey Bram Forward Mercyhurst
Mallory Deluce Forward Wisconsin Badgers
Brianne Jenner Forward Canadian National Women's Team
Jocelyn LeBlanc Forward Dalhousie University
Laura McIntosh Forward Ohio State Buckeyes
Marie-Philip Poulin Forward Canadian National Women's Team
Jamie Lee Rattray Forward Ottawa (PWHL)
Kelly Terry Forward Whitby (PWHL)
Catherine White Forward Cornell Big Red
Jessica Wong Forward Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs

August series vs. USAEdit

  • Marie-Philip Poulin scored a hat trick as the Under 22 team beat the US by a 7-2 score.[10] With the victory, Canada had a three game sweep in its exhibition series vs. the US.

Series summaryEdit

Date Score Canada goals
Aug. 18 4-1, Canada Laura Fortino, Jillian Saulnier, Natalie Spooner, Jessica Wong[11]
Aug. 19 6-5, Canada (shootout) Brianne Jenner, Isabel Menard, Natalie Spooner, Jennifer Wakefield (3)[12]
Aug. 21 7-2, Canada Vicki Bendus, Laura Fortino, Marie-Philip Poulin (3), Rebecca Johnston, Jillian Saulnier

Awards and honorsEdit

See alsoEdit


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