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Therese Brisson #6
Defence/Défense - R/D

Bio. Info.
Height, Weight: 5'7 (171 cm), 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born : October 5, 1966
Hometown : Fredericton, New Brunswick
1996-97 Club : Maritimes Sports Blades
Hockey Background
  • Female Rookie of the Year (1987) and Female Athlete of the Year (1988 and 1989) while playing at Concordia University
  • Inducted into Concordia University Sports Hall of Fame in April 1997
  • 1993 Quebec Provincial Champion with Ferlands 4-Glaces, Most Valuable Defence of the Championship
  • 1994 and the 1995 Women's Senior National Hockey Champions, Team Quebec
    • in 1994 in six games, she scored 2 goals and had 2 assists
    • in 1995 in five games, she scored 4 goals and had 1 assist, named Most Valuable Defence of Championship
  • 1996 Bronze Medal at the National Championships with New Brunswick Maritime Sports Blades
National Team Involvement
  • Member of the Silver Medal team at the 1998 Olympic Games in Nagano, Japan
    (5 goal and 2 assists in 6 games)
  • Named to the 1998 Olympic Team on December 9, 1997
  • Member of the team 2nd at the 1997 3-Nations Cup in Lake Placid, NY
  • Member of the Gold Medal team at the 1997 World Championship in Kitchener, Ontario
  • Member of the Gold Medal team at the 1996 3-Nations Cup in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Member of the Gold Medal team at the 1996 Pacific Rim in Richmond, BC
  • Member of the Gold Medal team at the 1994 World Championship in Lake Placid, NY
    (2 goal and 2 assists in 5 games - named to the All-Star Team)
  • Team Canada member at the U.S. Olympic Festival in 1993 in San Antonio, Texas
Occupation
  • Professor, Faculty of Kinesiology, University of New Brunswick
Points of Interest
  • Participated in 1990 World Ringuette Championship in Gloucester, Ontario
  • NCCP Course Conductor for ringuette, member of Ringuette National Coaching Committee

"SUCCESS IS A JOURNEY, NOT A DESTINATION"

Individual Statistics
Competition
G
A
Pim
1998 Olympic Games
5
2

6

1997 3-Nations Cup
1
3

6

1997 World Championship
0
0

2

1996 3-Nations Cup

 

 

 

1996 Pacific Rim
1
2

8

1994 World Championship
2
2

6


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Other Sports: Golf, ball hockey, rugby
Female Athlete: Silken Lauman, Marianne Limpert
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Food: Italian and Mexican
Drink: Café au lait
Country Visited: United States and France
Hobby: Reading, hiking
Actress: Meryl Streep
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TV Show: Biography (A&E;)
Singer / Band: Sarah McLachlan

 

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