Canada women's national ice hockey team

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Canada
Shirt badge/Association crest
The Maple Leaf has always appeared on the uniform since 1920.[1]
Nickname(s)Team Canada
(Équipe Canada)
AssociationHockey Canada
Head coachTroy Ryan
AssistantsKori Cheverie
Doug Derraugh
James Midgley
CaptainMarie-Philip Poulin
Most gamesHayley Wickenheiser (216)
Top scorerHayley Wickenheiser (146)
Most pointsHayley Wickenheiser (318)
Team colorsRed, black, white[2]
     
IIHF codeCAN
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Ranking
Current IIHF2 Steady (1 September 2021)[3]
Highest IIHF1 (first in 2003)
Lowest IIHF2 (first in 2009)
First international
Canada  10–0   Switzerland
(North York, Canada; April 21, 1987)
Biggest win
Canada  19–1  Netherlands
(North York, Canada; April 23, 1987)
Canada  18–0  Japan
(Ottawa, Canada; March 22, 1990)
Canada  18–0  Japan
(Richmond, Canada; April 5, 1996)
Canada  18–0  Slovakia
(Vancouver, Canada; February 13, 2010)
Biggest defeat
United States  9–2  Canada
(Burlington, United States; April 7, 2012)
World Championships
Appearances20 (first in 1990)
Best result1st place, gold medalist(s) (1990, 1992, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2012, 2021)
Olympics
Appearances6 (first in 1998)
MedalsGold medal.svg Gold: (2002, 2006, 2010, 2014)
Silver medal.svg Silver: (1998, 2018)
International record (W–L–T)
256–47–5
Medal record
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 2002 Salt Lake City Team
Gold medal – first place 2006 Torino Team
Gold medal – first place 2010 Vancouver Team
Gold medal – first place 2014 Sochi Team
Silver medal – second place 1998 Nagano Team
Silver medal – second place 2018 Pyeongchang Team
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1990 Canada
Gold medal – first place 1992 Finland
Gold medal – first place 1994 United States
Gold medal – first place 1997 Canada
Gold medal – first place 1999 Finland
Gold medal – first place 2000 Canada
Gold medal – first place 2001 USA
Gold medal – first place 2004 Canada
Gold medal – first place 2007 Canada
Gold medal – first place 2012 United States
Gold medal – first place 2021 Canada
Silver medal – second place 2005 Sweden
Silver medal – second place 2008 China
Silver medal – second place 2009 Finland
Silver medal – second place 2011 Switzerland
Silver medal – second place 2013 Canada
Silver medal – second place 2015 Sweden
Silver medal – second place 2016 Canada
Silver medal – second place 2017 United States
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Finland
Winter Universiade
Gold medal – first place 2009 Harbin
Gold medal – first place 2011 Erzurum Team
Gold medal – first place 2013 Trentino Team
Silver medal – second place 2015 Granada Team

The Canadian women's national ice hockey team is the ice hockey team representing Canada in women's hockey. The team is overseen by Hockey Canada, a member of the International Ice Hockey Federation and participates in international competitions. Canada has been a dominant figure in international competition, having won the majority of major ice hockey tournaments. Canada is rivaled by the United States, the only other winner of a major tournament.

Competition achievements[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

Year Host Country Host City Result
1998  Japan Nagano Silver
2002  USA Provo / West Valley City, Utah (Salt Lake City) Gold
2006  Italy Torino Gold
2010  Canada Vancouver, British Columbia Gold
2014  Russia Sochi Gold
2018  South Korea Gangneung (Pyeongchang) Silver

World Championships[edit]

Year Host Country Host Cities Result
1990  Canada Ottawa Champions
1992  Finland Tampere Champions
1994  USA Lake Placid, New York Champions
1997  Canada Kitchener, Brantford / Brampton / Hamilton /
London / Mississauga / North York,
Ontario
Champions
1999  Finland Espoo / Vantaa Champions
2000  Canada Mississauga / Barrie / Kitchener / London /
Niagara Falls / Oshawa / Peterborough,
Ontario
Champions
2001  USA Minneapolis / Blaine / Fridley / Plymouth /
Rochester / St. Cloud,
Minnesota
Champions
2004  Canada Halifax / Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Champions
2005  Sweden Linköping / Norrköping Runners-up
2007  Canada Winnipeg / Selkirk, Manitoba Champions
2008  China Harbin Runners-up
2009  Finland Hämeenlinna Runners-up
2011   Switzerland Zurich Runners-up
2012  USA Burlington Champions
2013  Canada Ottawa, Ontario Runners-up
2015  Sweden Malmö Runners-up
2016  Canada Kamloops, British Columbia Runners-up
2017  USA Plymouth Runners-up
2019  Finland Espoo Third place
2020  Canada Halifax / Truro, Nova Scotia Cancelled[4]
2021  Canada Calgary, Alberta Champions

4 Nations Cup[edit]

Year Location Result
1996 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Champions
1997 Lake Placid, United States Runners-up
1998 Kuortane, Finland Champions
1999 Montreal, Quebec, Canada Champions
2000 Provo, United States Champions
2001 Vierumäki and Tampere, Finland Champions
2002 Kitchener, Ontario, Canada Champions
2003 Skövde, Sweden Runners-up
2004 Lake Placid, United States Champions
2005 Hämeenlinna, Finland Champions
2006 Kitchener, Ontario, Canada Champions
2007 Leksand, Sweden Champions
2008 Lake Placid, United States Runners-up
2009 Vierumäki, Finland Champions
2010 Clarenville and St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Champions
2011 Nyköping, Sweden Runners-up
2012 Tikkurila, Finland Runners-up
2013 Lake Placid, United States Champions
2014 Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada Champions
2015 Sundsvall, Sweden Runners-up
2016 Järvenpää, Finland Runners-up
2017 Tampa and Wesley Chapel, United States Runners-up
2018 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada Runners-up
2019 Luleå, Sweden Cancelled[5][6]
2020  Finland/ Sweden Not Scheduled

Pacific Rim Championship[edit]

Year Location Result
1995 San Jose, United States Champions
1996 Richmond, British Columbia, Canada Champions

Team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Roster for the 2021 IIHF Women's World Championship.[7][8]

Head Coach: Troy Ryan

No. Pos. Name Height Weight Birthdate Team
3 D Jocelyne Larocque 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 66 kg (146 lb) (1988-05-19) 19 May 1988 (age 33) Canada PWHPA Toronto
6 F Rebecca Johnston 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 67 kg (148 lb) (1989-09-24) 24 September 1989 (age 32) Canada PWHPA Calgary
7 F Laura Stacey 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 71 kg (157 lb) (1994-05-05) 5 May 1994 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Montreal
10 F Sarah Fillier 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 59 kg (130 lb) (2000-06-09) 9 June 2000 (age 21) United States Princeton Tigers
11 F Jillian Saulnier 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 66 kg (146 lb) (1992-03-07) 7 March 1992 (age 29) Canada PWHPA Montreal
14 D Renata Fast 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 65 kg (143 lb) (1994-10-06) 6 October 1994 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Toronto
15 F Mélodie Daoust 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 71 kg (157 lb) (1992-01-07) 7 January 1992 (age 30) Canada PWHPA Montreal
17 D Ella Shelton 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 68 kg (150 lb) (1998-01-19) 19 January 1998 (age 23) Canada PWHPA Toronto
19 F Brianne JennerA 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 71 kg (157 lb) (1991-05-04) 4 May 1991 (age 30) Canada PWHPA Toronto
20 F Sarah Nurse 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 67 kg (148 lb) (1995-01-04) 4 January 1995 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Toronto
21 D Ashton Bell 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 64 kg (141 lb) (1999-12-07) 7 December 1999 (age 22) United States Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs
23 D Erin Ambrose 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 60 kg (130 lb) (1994-04-30) 30 April 1994 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Toronto
24 F Natalie Spooner 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 82 kg (181 lb) (1990-10-17) 17 October 1990 (age 31) Canada PWHPA Toronto
25 D Jaime Bourbonnais 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 57 kg (126 lb) (1998-09-09) 9 September 1998 (age 23) Canada PWHPA Montreal
26 F Emily Clark 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 61 kg (134 lb) (1995-11-28) 28 November 1995 (age 26) Canada PWHPA Montreal
27 F Emma Maltais 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 66 kg (146 lb) (1999-11-04) 4 November 1999 (age 22) United States Ohio State Buckeyes
29 F Marie-Philip PoulinC 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 73 kg (161 lb) (1991-03-28) 28 March 1991 (age 30) Canada PWHPA Montreal
35 G Ann-Renée Desbiens 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 73 kg (161 lb) (1994-04-10) 10 April 1994 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Montreal
38 G Emerance Maschmeyer 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 64 kg (141 lb) (1994-10-05) 5 October 1994 (age 27) Canada PWHPA Montreal
40 F Blayre TurnbullA 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 69 kg (152 lb) (1993-07-15) 15 July 1993 (age 28) Canada PWHPA Calgary
42 D Claire Thompson 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) 60 kg (130 lb) (1998-01-28) 28 January 1998 (age 23) Canada PWHPA Toronto
43 F Kristin O'Neill 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) 57 kg (126 lb) (1998-03-30) 30 March 1998 (age 23) Canada PWHPA Toronto
47 F Jamie Lee Rattray 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 78 kg (172 lb) (1992-09-30) 30 September 1992 (age 29) Canada PWHPA Toronto
50 G Kristen Campbell 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 80 kg (180 lb) (1997-11-30) 30 November 1997 (age 24) Canada PWHPA Calgary
51 F Victoria Bach 1.62 m (5 ft 4 in) 56 kg (123 lb) (1996-07-12) 12 July 1996 (age 25) Canada PWHPA Toronto

Coaches[edit]

General managers[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A century of Jerseys". Hockey Canada. Retrieved January 12, 2018.
  2. ^ "Hockey Canada Logo Guidelines" (PDF). HockeyCanada.ca. Hockey Canada. March 27, 2013. Retrieved April 26, 2018.
  3. ^ "IIHF Women's World Ranking". IIHF. September 1, 2021. Retrieved September 1, 2021.
  4. ^ "Women's Worlds cancelled". iihf.com. March 7, 2020.
  5. ^ "Damkronornas hemmaturnering i Luleå i november ställs in". Svenska Ishockeyförbundet. September 13, 2019. Retrieved September 30, 2019.
  6. ^ Campbell, Ken (September 13, 2019). "SWEDISH WOMEN BLINDSIDED BY DECISION TO CANCEL FOUR NATIONS CUP, CANADA AND USA WILL FILL THE VOID WITH GAMES". The Hockeyn News. Retrieved September 30, 2019.
  7. ^ "Canada's National Women's Team named for 2021 IIHF Women's World Championship". Hockey Canada. August 5, 2021. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  8. ^ "IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship – Team Roster: CAN – Canada" (PDF). IIHF. August 19, 2021. Retrieved August 26, 2021.
  9. ^ Spencer, Donna (July 26, 2018). "Gina Kingsbury takes over Hockey Canada women's team". CBC Sports. Retrieved July 26, 2018.

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