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Colleen Sostorics
  • Born: 12/17/1979
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 163cm
  • Weight: 77kg
  • Birthplace: Regina, Saskatchewan

Photo by Jeff Vinnick-Hockey CanadaOverall

Two-time Olympic gold medallist … Member of National team since 2000 season … Holds three WC gold in six appearances … Five-time 4 Nations Cup champion … Twice named to CIAU All-Canadian Team.

World Championship (WC) Results

2009 (Hameenlinna, FIN): Silver 2008 (Harbin, CHN): Silver 2007 (Winnipeg/Selkirk, CAN): Gold 2005 (Linkoping, SWE): Silver 2004 (Halifax, CAN): Gold 2001 (Minneapolis, USA): Gold

Career Notes

2009-10: Captured silver at Hockey Canada Cup in Vancouver … 4 Nations Cup champions in Tikkurila, FIN. 2008-09: Won WC silver … Reached semi-final of Clarkson Cup with Calgary Oval X-Treme of Western Womens Hockey League … Has played with Oval X-Treme since 1999-00. 2007-08: Captured WC silver … Won 4 Nations Cup gold in Leksand, FIN … Scored goal in 100th-career game on November 8, 2007 versus USA. 2006-07: Won WC gold … Was 4 Nations Cup gold medallist in Kitchener, Ont. 2005-06: Captured Olympic Winter Games gold, recording one assist in tournament … Took Torino Ice Tournament title. 2004-05: Won WC silver … Nabbed 4 Nations Cup gold in Lake Placid, USA. 2003-04: Was WC gold medallist … Netted 4 Nations Cup silver in Skovde, SWE. 2002-03: Captured 4 Nations Cup gold in Kitchener, Ont. 2002-03: Named to WC team, but championship was subsequently cancelled. 2001-02: Captured Olympic title, assisting on two goals in 7-0 win against Kazakhstan … Won 3 Nations Cup gold in FIN. 2000-01: Was WC gold medallist … Was captain of Under-22 team that won three-game series against USA and captured Three Nations Tournament in SUI. Pre-2001: Named to Canadian Interuniversity Athletics Union All-Canadian Team in 1998 and 1999 with University of Calgary.


Daughter of Lanny and Jean … Has one brother, Mark … Married to Ken Rumsey … Graduated from University of Calgary in 2004 with degree in Economics … Idol is Steve Nash … Favourite sports other than hockey are rugby and softball … As a pre-game ritual you can find her juggling with teammate Tessa Bonhomme … Believes: Success is not in never failing, but in rising every time we fall.

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