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Women's U17

2018 U17 Women's National Team

  • Sarah Te-Biasu

    Position: Point Guard

    Height: 5'3

    Birthdate: 2001-01-18

    Hometown: Montreal, QC

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  • Aerial Wilson

    Position: Point Guard

    Height: 5'8

    Birthdate: 2001-11-30

    Hometown: Dundas, ON

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  • Makayla Ennis

    Position: Shooting Guard

    Height: 5'11

    Birthdate: 2001-01-28

    Hometown: Brampton, ON

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  • Donna Ntambue

    Position: Small Forward

    Height: 5'9

    Birthdate: 2001-02-26

    Hometown: Montreal, QC

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  • Aaliyah Edwards

    Position: Shooting Guard

    Height: 6'3

    Birthdate: 2002-07-09

    Hometown: Kingston, ON

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  • Yvonne Ejim

    Position: Power Forward

    Height: 6'0

    Birthdate: 2002-04-09

    Hometown: Calgary, AB

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  • Merissah Russell

    Position: Forward

    Height: 5'11

    Birthdate: 2002-03-03

    Hometown: Ottawa, ON

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  • Brynn Masikewich

    Position: Power Forward

    Height: 6'1

    Birthdate: 2001-02-13

    Hometown: Calgary, AB

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  • Deanna Tuchscherer

    Position: Power Forward

    Height: 6'0

    Birthdate: 2001-01-23

    Hometown: Chilliwack, BC

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  • Olivia Morgan-Cherchas

    Position: Center

    Height: 6'6

    Birthdate: 2001-12-07

    Hometown: Kamloops, BC

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  • Rebecca Demeke

    Position: Guard

    Height: 5'8"

    Birthdate: 2002-04-17

    Hometown: Toronto ON

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  • Faith Dut

    Position: Center

    Height: 6'2"

    Birthdate: 2001-06-13

    Hometown: Surrey BC

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The Canadian U17 Women's National Team participated in the FIBA U17 Women's Basketball World Cup 2018 in Minsk, Belarus from July 21-29 2018.  After finishing training camp at Humber College, the team flew to Latvia to play three exhibition games against Latvia, China and the USA where they won two of the three.

To start off the U17 Women's Basketball World Cup, Team Canada earned a win against Latvia and Angola then lost to Australia to finish the group phase 2-1 and second in their group.  Canada advanced to the Round of 16 to their matchup with Spain where they lost 72-50, sending them to the classification bracket.  After victories over Colombia, China and Mali, Canada finished the U17 Women's Basketball World Cup in 9th place.






Jodi Gram

Head Coach

Markham, ON

Bill Crothers Secondary

Dani Sinclair

Assistant Coach

Victoria, BC

University of Victoria

Albena Branzova-Dimitrova

Assistant Coach

Montreal, QC


Connor Jay

Performance Analyst

Saskatoon, SK

University of Saskatchewan

Michelle Bell

Athletic Therapist

Brampton, ON

Ryerson University

Jacquelyn Corkum


Halifax, NS


Tamara Tatham

Team Manager / Apprentice Coach

Brampton, ON

University of Toronto

Agnes Borg

WHP Youth Development Manager

Toronto, ON

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Mike MacKay

WHP Performance Manager

Truro, NS

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June 29-July 12

Training Camp


Humber College (North Campus) - Toronto

July 14

Canada vs. Latvia

L 62-47

Exhibition Tournament

Liepaja, Latvia

July 15

Canada vs. China

W 83-73

July 16

Canada vs. USA

L 87-56

July 21

Canada vs. Latvia 

W 65-51

FIBA U17 Women's Basketball World Cup 2018

Minsk, Belarus

July 22

Canada vs. Angola

W 66-36

July 24

Canada vs. Australia

L 64-48

July 25

Canada vs Spain

L 72-50

July 27

Canada vs Colombia

W 51-71

July 28

Canada vs China

W 74-59

July 29

Canada vs Mali

W 58-50