Canada women's national basketball team

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Canada Canada
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FIBA ranking 9 Steady
FIBA zone FIBA Americas
National federation Canada Basketball
Coach Lisa Thomaidis
Olympic Games
Appearances 5
Medals none
World Championships for Women
Appearances 9
Medals Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 1979, 1986
Americas Championship for Women
Appearances 11
Medals Gold medal with cup.svg Gold: 1995
Silver medal with cup.svg Silver: 2013
Bronze medal with cup.svg Bronze: 1989, 1993, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2011
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
Light
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
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The Canadian women's national basketball team represents Canada in international basketball competitions. The team is currently ranked 9th by FIBA. Athletes for this team are selected by Canada Basketball.

Performance[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

FIBA World Championship[edit]

Pan American Games[edit]

  • 1955: 5th place
  • 1959: 4th place
  • 1963: 4th place
  • 1967: Bronze medal with cup.svg 3rd place
  • 1971: 5th place
  • 1975: 5th place
  • 1979: Bronze medal with cup.svg 3rd place
  • 1983: 4th place
  • 1987: Bronze medal with cup.svg 3rd place
  • 1991: 4th place
  • 1995: Cancelled
  • 1999: Silver medal with cup.svg 2nd place
  • 2003: 4th place
  • 2007: 4th place
  • 2011: 6th place
  • 2015: TBD

FIBA Americas Championship[edit]

Current Roster[edit]

Roster for the 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women.


Canada women's national basketball team - 2014 FIBA World Championship for Women roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
G 4 Langolis, Miah-Marie 23 – (1991-09-21)21 September 1991 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) LF Basket Norrbotten Sweden
G 5 Nurse, Kia 18 – (1996-02-22)22 February 1996 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) Connecticut Huskies United States
G 6 Thorburn, Shona 32 – (1982-08-07)7 August 1982 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) Toulouse Basket France
G 7 Pilypaitis, Courtnay 26 – (1988-02-11)11 February 1988 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) VIČI-Aistės Lithuania
G 8 Gaucher, Kim 30 – (1984-05-07)7 May 1984 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) ASPTT Arras France
F 9 Ayim, Miranda 26 – (1988-05-06)6 May 1988 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) Toulouse Basket France
G 10 Fields, Nirra 20 – (1993-12-03)3 December 1993 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) UCLA Bruins United States
F 11 Plouffe, Katherine 22 – (1992-09-15)15 September 1992 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) BC ICIM Arad Romania
F 12 Murphy, Lizanne 30 – (1984-03-15)15 March 1984 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Angers BC 49 France
F 13 Tatham, Tamara 29 – (1985-08-19)19 August 1985 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Piešťanské Čajky Slovakia
C 14 Boogaard, Krysten 26 – (1988-02-18)18 February 1988 1.95 m (6 ft 5 in) UNI Győr Hungary
F 15 Plouffe, Michelle 22 – (1992-09-15)15 September 1992 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) ASPTT Arras France
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on 27 September 2014

References[edit]

External links[edit]