Karina LeBlanc

BirthdayMarch 30, 1980
Hometown Maple Ridge, BC


International: Made her international debut for Canada in 1998…Earned her 100th cap in 2012…Olympic bronze medal winner in London Games 2012….member of the 2011 Pan-American championship team…member of the 2011, 2007, 2003 and 1999 World Cup teams.

Professional: Member of the 2013 NWSL Championship Portland Thorns… 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… Joined magicJack for the 2011 WPS season …Selected as the second overall pick of in WPS Sidpersal Draft by the Philadelphia Independence … Named to the 2009 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 … Ranked second nationally as a senior with a 0.40 goals-against-average… Three-time First-Team Academic All-Big 12 Conference selection (1998, 1999, 2000).