Canada's Women's National Team Captures Four Nations Cup With 2-0 Victory Over USA in Provo, Utah
November 11, 2000

PROVO, USA - Canada's National Women's Team captured the Four Nations Cup on Saturday, with 2-0 victory over USA in Provo, Utah, the Canadian Hockey Association announced.

Canada opened the scoring at 11:35 of the 1st period, as Amanda Benoit-Wark, of Welland, ON, pounced on a rebound and beat Sara DeCosta from in close. It was Benoit-Wark's 3rd goal of the tournament, and came on assists from Lori Dupuis, of Cornwall, ON, and Fiona Smith, of Edam, SK.

USA changed goaltenders to begin the 2nd period, as Ali Brewer took over for DeCosta, who left the game with a bruised collarbone. Canada added to it's lead at 4:42, when Geraldine Heaney, Weston, ON beat Brewer with a wrist shot. Heaney played forward for this game, her first up front after playing 86 career games for Canada on the blue line. Kim St-Pierre, of Châteauguay, QC, also had a strong period, stopping all 13 shots she faced.

St-Pierre closed the door in the third, registering the shutout with a toital of 28 saves.

Canada played the game without veteran forwards Cassie Campbell, of Brampton, ON and Danielle Goyette, of St-Nazaire, QC who were unavailable due to injury.

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Lisa Dornan
Director, Communications
Hockey Canada
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Francis Dupont
Manager, Media Relations/Communications
Hockey Canada

Morgan Bell
Coordinator, Media Relations
Hockey Canada
Esther Madziya
Coordinator, Media Relations
Hockey Canada
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