WINNIPEG – After a weeklong selection camp the National Women’s Volleyball Team is proud to announce the roster for the upcoming international season, ending with the Olympic Qualifier in January. Players selected for the ‘Senior Team’ will train throughout the summer with select players competing internationally at the following events:
• Pan-American Cup (July 1 – 9 in Chihuahua, Mexico)
• NORCECA Continental Championship (Sept 12 – 17 in Caguas, Puerto Rico)
• Pan-American Games (Oct 15 – 20 in Guadalajara, Mexico)
• Olympic Qualifier (Jan 6 – 9 in Mexico)
Starting in July, the developmental ‘B Team’ will be joined by select players from the Senior roster in order to train for and compete in the World Universiade Games (August 12 – 23 in Shenzhen, China).
“We are very excited for both the Senior and Developmental teams this year,” said head coach Arnd Ludwig. “I am confident we have put together to best team to compete internationally this year and challenge for a spot at the Olympics.”
The Senior Team will also be hosting Argentina for an International Series from June 23 – 28.
Full roster below:
Senior Team Nadine Alphonse (QC, Team Canada), Lisa Barclay (MB, University of British Columbia), Carla Bradstock (BC, Team Canada), Lucy Charuk (BC, University of Houston), Elizabeth Cordonier (BC, SWE Volleyball), Dana Cranston (BC, Colorado State University), Tiffany Dodds (SK, Ageo Medics), Jaclyn Ellis (ON, University of Alberta), Marisa Field (BC, SV Sinsheim), Janie Guimond (QC, Team Canada), Claire Hanna (AB, Team Canada), Jennifer Hinze (BC, University of British Columbia), Tasha Holness (AB, VC Wiesbaden), Tammy Mahon (MB, Panathinaikos), Tricia Mayba (MB, University of Manitoba), Colette Meek-Johnson (AB, MAV Elore SC), Marie-Pier Murray-Methot (QC, Team Canada), Tonya Mokelki (SK, Sinsheim), Lauren O’Reilly (BC, Trinity Western University), Brittney Page (BC, Paka), Sarah Pavan (ON, Korean Expressway), Kyla Richey (BC, University of British Columbia), Jaimie Thibeault (AB, University of Montana), Julie Young (AB, SEW Volleyteam)
Developmental ‘B’ Team Beth Clark (SK, Team Canada), Kelci French (AB, Team Canada), Kristi Hunter (MB, University of Manitoba), Alexandra Lojen (QC, University of Montreal), Shanice Marcelle (BC, University of British Columbia), Daphnee Andre-Morin (QC, McGill University), Marie-Sophie Nadeau (QC, University of Montreal), Alicia Perrin (BC, Trinity Western University), Michaela Ressor (ON, Samford University), Amy Toews (MB, University of Manitoba), Tesca Andrew-Wasylik (ON, Wilfrid Laurier University), Krista Zubick (AB, University of Alberta)