ROSTER NAMED FOR EDMONTON GRADS INTERNATIONAL CLASSIC

ROSTER NAMED FOR EDMONTON GRADS INTERNATIONAL CLASSIC

(Edmonton, AB) – Canada Basketball’s Senior Women’s National Team has announced the roster that will take on No. 7 Brazil in a three-game exhibition series.

“We are excited to take on a strong opponent to begin our preparation for the FIBA World Championships,” said Lisa Thomaidis. “Every player at our training camp has shown tremendous heart and determination, and I am excited to see what we can do against a talented team like Brazil.”

Canada will play against Brazil at the Saville Centre, in Edmonton, Alberta on June 26, 27 and 28.

Name

Position

Height

Hometown

Miranda Ayim

Forward

6'2"

London, ON

Krysten Boogaard

Centre

6'5"

Regina, SK

Nirra Fields 

Guard

5'7"

Montreal, QC

Kim Gaucher

Guard

5'11"

Mission, BC

Ruth Hamblin

Centre

6'6"

Houston, BC

Miah-Marie Langlois

Guard

5'7"

Windsor, ON

Lizanne Murphy

Forward

6'0

Montreal, QC

Kia Nurse

Guard

5'10"

Hamilton, ON

Courtnay Pilypaitis

Guard

6'0"

Orleans, ON

Katherine Plouffe

Forward

6'3"

Edmonton, AB

Michelle Plouffe

Forward

6'3"

Edmonton, AB

Karly Roser

Guard

5'9"

Hamilton, ON

Kendel Ross

Forward

5'11"

Sarnia, ON

Tamara Tatham

Forward

6'0"

Brampton, ON

Shona Thorburn

Guard

5'9"

Hamilton, ON

Jamie Weisner

Guard

5'9"

Clarkston, WA



For more information, please contact: 

Denise Dignard

Scott Hastie

Director, Women’s High Performance

Communications Co-ordinator

Canada Basketball

Canada Basketball

Tel 416-614-8037 ext 204

Tel 416-614-8037 ext 217

ddignard@basketball.ca

communications@basketball.ca

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