Ann-Renee Desbiens
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Position Defense
Shoots Left
5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
160 lb (73 kg)
Quebec AA
Beaubourg Seigneurs
Wisconsin Badgers
Born (1994-04-10)April 10, 1994,
La Malbaie, QC
Pro Career 2011 – present
Medal record
Women's ice hockey
Competitor for Flag of Canada Canada
IIHF U18 Womens Worlds
Silver 2011 Sweden 2015 Tournament
Nations Cup
Gold 2015 Germany 2015 Tournament

Ann-Renee Desbiens (born April 10, 1994) is a women's ice hockey player that is currently competing for the Wisconsin Badgers.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

CWHL[edit | edit source]

Called up in the 2012 Clarkson Cup playoffs by the Montreal Stars to be the back-up goaltender for Jenny Lavigne, Desbiens appeared in her first CWHL playoff game on March 24, 2012. Despite allowing four goals, the Stars would prevail by a 5-4 mark[1].

NCAA[edit | edit source]

Making her NCAA debut with the Wisconsin Badgers on October 19, 2013, she made 17 saves in a shutout win against St. Cloud State. She would win the first eight games of her NCAA career before registering her first loss, on January 11, 2014 against North Dakota.

Hockey Canada[edit | edit source]

She was a member of Canada’s National Women’s Development Team that won a gold medal at the 2015 Nations Cup (formerly known as the Meco Cup).[2]

Career stats[edit | edit source]

NCAA[edit | edit source]

Season GP W L T GAA
2013-14 12 11 1 0 1.06
2014-15 31 21 6 4 1.15


Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

  • Best Goaltender, Quebec Midget AA (2012-13)
  • WCHA Defensive Player of Week (October 14, 2013)
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (January 8, 2014)
  • WCHA Goaltending Champion (2013-14)
  • WCHA All-Rookie Team (2013-14)

References[edit | edit source]

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