Natalie Wideman

Natalie Wideman

Natalie Wideman was a key player for the junior women’s national team at the 2011 WBSC Junior Women’s Softball World Championships before making the jump to the senior team in 2012 when she helped Canada to a fourth-place finish at the WBSC World Championship.

Sara Riske

Sara Riske

Sara Riske began her collegiate career at Eastern Arizona College, where in her freshman year her .519 batting average was…

Erika Polidori

Erika Polidori

Erika Polidori wanted to play for Team Canada since attending the 2008 Canada Cup with her summer team the Brantford Bobcats.

Joey Lye

Joey Lye

A dual-sport collegiate athlete, Joey Lye was a four-year letter winner in both softball and ice hockey at Williams College where she was named to the NESCAC’s All-Sportsmanship Team in both sports

Karissa Hovinga

Karissa Hovinga

Karissa started in international baseball in 2009 with the U-16 Youth Team at the Youth World Cup, and then the…

Megan Gurski

Megan Gurski

Megan Gurski’s first National Team experience came as a member of the U-16 Youth Team at the 2009 Youth World…

Sara Groenewegen

Sara Groenewegen

Sara Groenewegen plays high level softball while managing her Type 1 diabetes, something she has dealt with since age nine. In her first tournament with Team Canada, Groenewegen threw a no-hitter against China at the 2013 WBSC Junior World Championships.

Larissa Franklin

Larissa Franklin

Larissa Franklin’s first action with the national team was at the WBSC Junior Women’s World Championship in 2011 where the team finished fifth. She joined the senior team in 2013, competing in the World Cup of Softball and the WBSC Americas Qualifier where Canada won a silver medal.

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