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Carla MacLeod
  • Born: 06/16/1982
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 163cm
  • Weight: 61kg
  • Birthplace: Edmonton, Alberta

Photo by Jeff Vinnick-Hockey CanadaCarla MacLeod is a two-time Olympian who won a pair of gold medals with the national women’s hockey team at Turin 2006 and Vancouver 2010. She announced her retirement from hockey in September 2010.

MacLeod also competed at four IIHF World Women’s Hockey Championships, winning gold in 2009 to go with three silver medals from 2008, 2007 and 2005.

Career Notes

2009-10: Captured silver at Hockey Canada Cup in Vancouver … 4 Nations Cup champions in Tikkurila, FIN. 2008-09: Was WC silver medallist and named to Media All-Star Team … Reached semifinal of Clarkson Cup with Calgary Oval X-Treme of Western Women’s Hockey League. 2007-08: Won silver at WC. 2006-07: Crowned World Champion … Captured gold at 4 Nations Cup in Kitchener, Ont. … Won WWHL title with Calgary Oval X-Treme and took home gold at nationals in Salmon Arm, BC. 2005-06: Captured gold at Olympic Winter Games, recording three points in first game of tournament against Italy and four in total (2 goals, 2 assists) … Also named to Olympic tournament Media All-Star Team along with teammates Hayley Wickenheiser and Gillian Apps … Won gold at 4 Nations Cup in Hameenlinna/Tamtere, FIN and Torino Ice Tournament in Turin, ITA. 2004-05: Won WC silver … 4 Nations Cup gold medallist … Won Medal of Honour at University of Wisconsin as top female athlete/student … Captain of University of Wisconsin hockey team for second consecutive year … Named top 10 finalist for Patty Kazmaier Award, award given to top female player in NCAA women’s hockey … Named USCHO National Defensive Player of the Year and second team All-American. 2003-04: Won silver at 4 Nations Cup in Skovde, SWE, scoring goal in first game with National team … Named second team All-American. 1999-03: Played for Under-22 team … Captain during 2002-03 season, which included a three-game series vs. the United States in August 2003 … Named WCHA All-Tournament Top Defencemen in 2001-02 season.


Daughter of Gerry and Edna … Has two brothers, Rob and Mark, and one sister, Erin … Graduated from University of Wisconsin with degree in Legal Studies … Crib, as her friends call her, loves to play golf … Through paternal grandmother, Carla, is related to legendary Montreal Canadiens star, Maurice “Rocket” Richard … Would surprise you to know she played the ukulele in Grade 8…

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