When the Canada-U.S. pre-Olympic series rolled into Winnipeg it gave Halli Krzyzaniak an opportunity to return to where her Team Canada dreams began, and to say thanks.
Top Defenceman at U18 women’s worlds in 2013, the Neepawa blue-liner has played in five world championships in six years.
Through the ups and downs, through gold medals and last-place finishes, Geneviève Lacasse keeps wanting to be better.
For Lauriane Rougeau, the road to Olympic gold started with a pair of appearances at the National Women’s U18 Championship.
A post-Sochi stop has turned into a three-year Swedish sojourn, changing the way Jennifer Wakefield looks at hockey and life.
The youngest gold medallist from Sochi, the last three years have provided a few trials and tribulations for Mélodie Daoust.
Jill Saulnier and Blayre Turnbull have their sights set on Korea, but never miss an opportunity to grow the game at home.
Without the same experience as her teammates, Sarah Nurse has had to do things differently to earn her Olympic opportunity.
Renata Fast didn’t make her international debut until 2014. But she made up for lost time, playing her way to centralization.
Chasing her Olympic dreams for the second time, Brigette Lacquette is carrying the hopes of the First Nations community.
Her great-grandfather is an NHL legend, and her great-uncle was an Olympian. Now Laura Stacey wants to write her own story.
When Meaghan Mikkelson wants to talk hockey, she has a pair of sounding boards that have helped shape her game and her life.
Only 20, Micah Zandee-Hart has spent five years making tough decisions that have made her a better player, person and leader.
The reigning Patty Kazmaier Award winner, Ann-Renée Desbiens wants to bring her NCAA success to Olympic centralization.
Young but certainly not inexperienced, Emily Clark is ready to lead the next generation of women’s hockey on the Prairies.
Tara Watchorn, who played for the first women’s U18 team and won Olympic gold in Sochi, is skating away from Team Canada.
Team Canada will close out its six-game, pre-Olympic series against the United States on Dec. 17 in the Alberta capital.
The road to PyeongChang goes through Manitoba; Bell MTS Place will host the fourth of six Canada-U.S. match-ups on Dec. 5.
Jessica Campbell, who scored the OT winner to give Canada to its first U18 world title in 2010, is calling it a career.
Charline Labonté, a four-time Olympic gold medallist who ranks among Canada’s top goaltenders ever, is calling it a career.
The road to PyeongChang features 24 games against the AMHL, including nine on home ice that will give back to minor hockey.
Canada will face off against its American rivals in Quebec City as part of its pre-Olympic preparation this October.
The 28 centralized players will gather in the New Brunswick capital from May 26-June 12 with a focus on off-ice training.
The road to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games will run through Calgary, with 28 women competing for 23 Olympic roster spots.