Senior Women's National Team

The Senior Women's National Team, ranked 6th in the world, enters 2017 following an exciting Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After finishing 3rd in Group B, Team Canada dropped a hard-fought battle to France in the quarter-finals en route to a 7th place finish. 

The senior squad recently completed a five-game European Exhibition and will regroup in Edmonton in June for phase 2 of training and a 6-game exhibition series in China.

The Senior Women will compete in the FIBA Americas Women's Championship, to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from Aug. 7-13. The senior team looks to qualify for the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup in 2018 in Spain. Schedule TBC.

Roster to be named during phase 3 training.

Information on FIBA's restructured competition system can be found here.

 

 

2017 SENIOR NATIONAL TEAM EUROPEAN EXHIBITION ROSTER

  • Bridget Carleton

    Position: Guard

    Height: 6-1

    Birthdate: 1997-05-22

    Hometown: Chatham, Ontario

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  • Shay Colley

    Position: Point Guard

    Height: 5-8

    Birthdate: 1996-01-06

    Hometown: Brampton, Ontario

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  • Saicha Grant-Allen

    Position: Power Forward

    Height: 6-4

    Birthdate: 1995-06-29

    Hometown: Hamilton, Ontario

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  • Ruth Hamblin

    Position: Center

    Height: 6-6

    Birthdate: 1994-06-24

    Hometown: Houston, British Columbia

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  • Samantha Hill

    Position: Guard

    Height: 5-10

    Birthdate: 1994-11-22

    Hometown: Toronto, Ontario

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  • Miah-Marie Langlois

    Position: Point Guard

    Height: 5-8

    Birthdate: 1991-09-21

    Hometown: Windsor, Ontario

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  • Katherine Plouffe

    Position: Forward

    Height: 6-3

    Birthdate: 1992-09-15

    Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta

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  • Michelle Plouffe

    Position: Small Forward

    Height: 6-4

    Birthdate: 1992-09-15

    Hometown: Edmonton, Alberta

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  • Jamie Scott

    Position: Guard

    Height: 5-9

    Birthdate: 1994-08-09

    Hometown: Clarkson, WA

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  • Alyssa Jerome

    Position: Forward

    Height: 6-1

    Birthdate: 1999-12-01

    Hometown: Toronto, ON

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  • Laeticia Amihere

    Position: Forward

    Height: 6-1

    Birthdate: 2001-07-10

    Hometown: Mississauga, ON

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  • Laura Dally

    Position: Guard

    Height: 5'9"

    Birthdate: 1992-11-14

    Hometown: Brights Grove, ON

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COACHING & TEAM STAFF

NAME

POSITION

HOMETOWN

Lisa Thomaidis

Head Coach

Saskatoon, SK

Steve Baur

Assistant Coach

Wolfville, NS

Fabian McKenzie

Assistant Coach (DWNT HC)

Glace Bay, NS

Carly Clarke

Assistant Coach (JWNT HC)

Halifax, NS

Rhonda Shishkin

Physiotherapist

Saskatoon, SK

Danielle Dobney

Athletic Therapist

Toronto, ON

Lauren Buschmann

Basketball Scientist / IST Manager

St. Catharines, ON

Kristin Anstey

Physician (Phase 1 Competition)

Edmonton, AB

Hailey Roll

Team Manager

Port Credit, ON

Denise Dignard

Director, Women's High Performance

Toronto, ON

2017 EUROPEAN EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

TOURNAMENT IN SPAIN

DATES

TIMES (EST)

LOCATION

Canada vs. Spain

May 26

1:00 P.M.

Torrelavega, Spain

Canada vs. Japan

May 27

1:00 P.M.

TOURNAMENT IN FRANCE

 

 

Bordeaux, France

Canada vs. Montenegro

May 31

10:30 A.M.

Canada vs. France

June 1

1:00 P.M.

Canada vs. Ukraine

June 2

10:30  A.M.

*Game times subject to change

Canada will re-group in Edmonton in June for the second phase of training, followed by a 6-game exhibition tournament in China.  The final phase of training will begin July 23rd in Edmonton where the final roster for the FIBA Women's AmeriCup 2017 will be confirmed.

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