Brianne Jenner first wore the maple leaf internationally as a member of Canada’s national under-18 team. After winning silver at the 2008 IIHF U-18 Women’s World Championship, she captained the Canadian squad to a second straight silver in 2009. Jenner was centralized with the National Women’s Team in advance of Vancouver 2010 but was not selected to the Olympic team.
Jenner began her collegiate career at Cornell University in 2010-11 and was named Ivy League Rookie of the Year after being second in NCAA freshman scoring. It was also the first of two straight years in which she helped Cornell reach the NCAA Frozen Four. In 2012-13 Jenner earned numerous individual accolades, including Ivy League Player of the Year and Cornell MVP, along with being named a First Team All-American after recording 35 goals and 35 assists in 32 games.
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