Four first-timers will join a mostly veteran roster to help Canada chase an 11th gold medal at the IIHF Women’s World Championship, beginning March 31 in Plymouth, Mich.
Less than three years after first wearing red and white, the defenceman has played her way to her first women’s worlds.
It has been a season to remember for the reigning CWHL Rookie of the Year, and it ends with a first trip to women’s worlds.
The defenceman made her international debut as a 15-year-old, and brings 57 games of experience to her first women’s worlds.
Three players will make their debuts in Plymouth and Sarnia, joining 12 Olympic gold medallists for the two-game series.
The Canadian women will be on the ice for a two-game series, facing off against the United States on Dec. 19 in Sarnia, Ont.
The 2016 4 Nations Cup has been a long time coming for Laura Stacey, who makes her National Women’s Team debut in Finland.
The first international competition of the season takes Canada’s National Women’s Team across the Atlantic to Vierumäki.
Sarah and Amy Potomak have their sights set on going where very few women’s hockey players from B.C. have gone before.
Finally healthy and “fully engaged” after almost two years away dealing with injuries, Haley Irwin returned at Fall Festival.
The 2016-17 season kicks off for Canada’s National Women’s Team with 44 players coming to Calgary for its Fall Festival.
Laura Schuler returns for a second season as head coach, joined by Dwayne Gylywoychuk, Troy Ryan and Brad Kirkwood.