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Athletic Bio

Hockey Background

National Team

Caroline is a member of the National Women’s Team since 1999. She has taken part in three Olympic Winter Games (2010, gold; 2006, gold; 2002, gold), eight IIHF World Women’s Championships (2009, silver; 2008, silver; 2007, gold; 2005, silver; 2004, gold; 2001, gold; 2000, gold; 1999, gold).

Caroline participated in nine 4 Nations Cups (2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2003, 2002, 2001, 1999) and the Vancouver (2009) and Torino Ice Tournament (2005)

She was a member of the under 22 team from 1998 to 2001. Caroline won a gold medal with Canada’s National Women’s Under-22 Team at the 2000 3 Nations Tournament and at the 1998 Christmas Cup.

Career Stats

Seasons Team GP G A PTS PIM
1999-09 National Women’s Team 157 67 102 169 7

CWHL (Canadian Women’s Hockey League)

Caroline is a member of the Montréal Stars of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League (CWHL).

In 2008-09, Caroline helped the CWHL’s Montreal Stars win the inaugural Clarkson Cup final in 2009. She was named CWHL most valuable player, an award voted on by the six team captains in the league. Caroline led the CWHL with 33 assists and finished second with 26 goals and 59 points.

CWHL Stats

Seasons Team GP G A PTS PIM
2008-09 Montreal Stars 24 26 33 59 6
2010-11 National Women’s Team 24 22 43 65 12

University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs 2002-2005

In 2004-05, Caroline played her senior year at the University of Minnesota-Duluth (WCHA) in 2005, and was one of three finalists for the 2005 Patty Kazmaier Award as the top female player in the NCAA. Caroline was named the WCHA and UMD student-athlete of the year in 2005. In 2002-03, Caroline won the NCAA championship with Minnesota-Duluth in 2003 and was named MVP of the tournament and the MVP of the WCHA playoffs.

Hockey

  • Ranked third in all-time leading scoring in Bulldogs history with 229 points in just 97 games
  • Named to the WCHA All-Decade team in 2009
  • Top 3 Finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Award (Best female player in NCAA) in 2005
  • Top 10 Finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Award (Best female player in NCAA) in 2004
  • 2005 and 2004 NCAA CCM All-America First Team
  • 2005 USCHO Sportsmanship Award
  • 2005 WCHA All Tournament Team
  • 2003 and 2005 WCHA First All-Star Team & 2004 WCHA Second All-Star Team
  • 2003 NCAA Frozen Four Most Valuable Player
  • 2003 WCHA Final Five MVP
  • 2003 WCHA All-Rookie Team
  • Team Captain Junior and Senior year

Academic

  • 2005 Academic All-America Team
  • 2005 E.L. “Duce” Rasmussen Award (Presented to the school top-scholar athlete)
  • 2005 Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) Student-Athlete of the Year
  • 2004 and 2005 WCHA All-Academic Team
  • 2004-2005 National Scholar Athlete (Chosen by the American Women’s Coaches Association)
  • 2004-2005 Academic All-District Team (Selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America CoSIDA)

NCAA Career Stats

Seasons Team GP G A PTS PIM
2002-03 UMD Bulldogs 32 31 42 73 16
2003-04 UMD Bulldogs 32 29 47 76 16
2004-05 UMD Bulldogs 33 32 48 80 18
Total UMD Bulldogs 97 92 137 229 16

Minnesota Whitecaps WWHL (Western Women’s Hockey League)

Caroline played with the WWHL’s Minnesota Whitecaps from 2006-08.
Caroline won the WCHL championship with the Montreal Axion team in 2006.

Esso Women’s National Championship

Caroline participated in 5 Esso Women’s National Championship with team Québec winning gold in 1999 and 2002, and silver in 2000, 2001 and 2006. Caroline was named Most Valuable Player at the 2001 Esso Women’s National Championship, well as being named Top Forward in 1999.

Team Quebec under 18

Caroline won a gold medal at the 1997 National Women’s Under-18 Championship and a bronze medal with Quebec at the 1995 Canada Winter Games.

Inline Hockey

Caroline won a World Championship in 2004 with the Canadian Women’s Inline team and was named the top scorer of the tournament

Softball

Caroline played for Quebec’s fastball team at the 1997 Canada Summer Games and has competed in 6 National Championships.