Hockey

Monday Dec. 23, 2013 11:06

Canada's women's Olympic hockey team

Members of Canada's women's Olympic hockey team were announced Monday. 

  • Hayley Wickenheiser signs autographs in Calgary following roster announcement
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    Canadian player Hayley Wickenheiser, left, signs autographs Monday in Calgary following the naming of the national Olympic team that will compete in the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press)

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  • Canada's Olympic women's hockey team
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    Canada's women's Olympic hockey team is made up of three goalies, six defencemen and 12 forwards. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press)

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  • Hayley Wickenheiser will compete in her fifth Olympics in Sochi
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    Veteran player Hayley Wickenheiser was appointed to the Order of Canada in 2011 "for her achievements as an athlete and for her contributions to the growth of women's hockey." (Richard Wolowicz/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

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  • Caroline Ouellette has played on the national team since 1999
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    Forward Caroline Ouellette, who was an assistant captain at the 2010 Olympics, has played for Canada's national team since 1999. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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  • Meaghan Mikkelson's dad played four years in the NHL in the early 70's
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    Defenceman Meaghan Mikkelson, who was part of the 2010 Olympic team, says "the best teams are able to perform where the pressure is the greatest." (Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images)

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  • Shannon Szabados allowed only one goal in three games last Olympics
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    Goalie Shannon Szabados allowed just one goal on 51 shots in three games at the 2010 Olympics. (Richard Wolowicz/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

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  • Jayna Hefford scored the gold medal-winning goal in Salt Lake in 2002
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    Forward Jayna Hefford is a four-time Olympic medallist and scored the winning goal for Canada at the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City. (Richard Wolowicz/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

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    Forward Meghan Agosta-Marciano has competed in two Winter Olympics. She plays for the Montreal Stars of the Canadian Women's Hockey League. (Richard Wolowicz/Freestyle Photography/Getty Images)

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  • Charline Labonte has been with Team Canada since 2000
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    Goalie Charline Labonte has already played in three Olympic Games, and has been a member of Team Canada since 2000. (Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

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  • Hayley Wickenheiser signs autographs in Calgary following roster announcement
  • Canada's Olympic women's hockey team
  • Hayley Wickenheiser will compete in her fifth Olympics in Sochi
  • Caroline Ouellette has played on the national team since 1999
  • Meaghan Mikkelson's dad played four years in the NHL in the early 70's
  • Shannon Szabados allowed only one goal in three games last Olympics
  • Jayna Hefford scored the gold medal-winning goal in Salt Lake in 2002
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  • Charline Labonte has been with Team Canada since 2000

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