Karina LeBlanc

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BirthdayMarch 30, 1980
PositionGK
Hometown Maple Ridge, BC

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INTERNATIONAL: 2014-2015: Earned 3 caps and 2 starts with the CANWNT (as of early April 2015)… Member of the CanWNT that won the 2014 Cyprus Cup… Earned one clean sheet… 2013: Member of the CanWNT that won the Cyprus Cup… 2012: Won a silver medal with Canada at the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament in Vancouver… Finished second at the Cyprus Cup… Was the 10th female player to make her 100th appearance for Canada (March 24)… Won an Olympic bronze medal at the London Olympics… 2011: Finished first at the Cyprus Cup… Represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany… Won a gold medal at the XVI Pan American Games… 2010: Was the 13th female player to make her 75th appearance for Canada (March 3)… Finished first at the Cyprus Cup… Won a gold medal with Canada at the CONCACAF Championship… 2009: Finished second with Canada at the Cyprus Cup… 2008: Won the Cyprus Cup… Finished second at the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament… Reached the quarterfinal phase at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games… 2007: Won a bronze medal at the XV Pan American Games Rio… Represented Canada at the World Cup China… 2006: Became the 12th female player to make her 50th appearance for Canada (February 23)… 2004: Finished third at the 2004 CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying tournament in Costa Rica… 2003: Represented Canada at the 2003 Algarve Cup… Finished fourth at the World Cup… 2002: Won a silver medal with Canada at the CONCACAF Women’s Gold Cup… 2000/2001: Represented Canada at the Algarve Cup… 1999: Represented Canada at the World Cup… Finished fourth at the XIII Pan American Games … 1998: Won a gold medal with Canada at the CONCACAF Championship… Made her debut for Canada on July 21.

PROFESSIONAL: 2014: Started and played 21 games for Chicago… Saved 76 of 97 shots on goal… Recorded 6 shutouts… Traded to the Red Stars from Portland Thorns FC… 2013: Member of NWSL champions Portland… Two-time NWSL Player of the Week winner… Ranked second in the league with 92 saves… Topped all NWSL goalkeepers with 11 wins during the regular season… 2011: Suited up for WPS side magicJack… 2010: Selected as second overall pick in the WPS Dispersal Draft by the Philadelphia Independence… 2009: Named to the WPS All-Star Team Starting XI as a member of the Los Angeles Sol.

COLLEGE: A three-year starter for the University of Nebraska and finished her career with a 60-6-3 overall record… Hermann Trophy finalist as a senior in 2000 and ranked second nationally with a 0.40 goals-against-average… Three-time First-Team Academic All-Big 12 Conference selection (1998, 1999, 2000).