Biography:

Rebecca Quinn was 14 years old when she made her debut in the Canadian youth program in 2010 and won a silver medal at the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Championship. She has represented Canada at two FIFA World Cups, the 2012 U-17 and 2014 U-20, making it to the quarterfinals at both events. She played with the senior team at two Cyprus Cups, winning a silver medal in 2015. Quinn played every minute of every game in Canada’s fourth place finish at the 2015 Pan Am Games in Toronto. During the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifier, she scored a hat trick in Canada’s 10-0 win over Guatemala as the team went on to finish second and earn a spot in Rio. She was also part of the Canadian team that won the 2016 Algarve Cup. Quinn plays collegiately for the Duke Blue Devils, playing in seven games in an injury-shortened freshman season. In her sophomore year she played in 14 games and scored twice while adding two assists.

Getting to know…

Family: Parents Bill and Linda Quinn… Twin sister Jillian… Older sisters Erin and Lauren… Her father played rugby at Western and her mother played basketball at Waterloo… Sister Lauren swam at Western and twin Jillian plays NCAA soccer at Northeastern… Getting into the Sport: Started playing soccer at age 5… She begged to join a house league after her sisters started played… On her first rep team she asked her coach how old you had to be to play for Canada… Outside Interests: Majoring in biology at Duke University… Enjoys drawing, reading, baking, biking… Odds and Ends: Favourite player growing up was Charmaine Hooper because she was always the hardest working player on the pitch… Collects pins from the teams they play… Nickname: Quinny…