#WWCWednesday: Meet the Keepers

— May 13, 2015

Each week leading up to the FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ on CTV, TSN, and RDS, look out for #WWCWednesday, an introduction to the members of the Canadian women’s national team who will compete on home soil this summer. This weekly alert will share some of the photos, videos, and fun facts about the team that TSN gathered during a production shoot held earlier this year. In the inaugural edition, get to know Canada’s last line of defence. ERIN Name: Erin McLeod Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat handle: @erinmcleod18/erinmcleod1/erinmcleod1 Hometown: St. Albert, Alta. When I step off the field after a big game, I immediately: Look for my family When I’m on the road, my #1 travel necessity is: My sketchbook When I’m not on the pitch, you’ll find me: Drawing or drinking coffee Watch video vignette: http://bit.ly/1EybBYP – “I love art and poetry. I’m a feelings person off the field…When I’m drawing, it’s my place of peace.” Download photo: http://bit.ly/1zYwU9G   Canada's World Cup Women's soccer team portraits Name: Karina LeBlanc Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat handle: @KarinaLeBlanc Hometown: Maple Ridge, B.C. I want to win gold for: Canada – to give hope to people who don’t have it and to show that if you dream big, anything is possible The thing most people don’t know about me: I’m an ambassador for UNICEF Canada My go-to jam before a big game is: “She Royal” by Tarrus Riley Watch video vignette: http://bit.ly/1ctBUIf – “This last Olympics my dad wrote me a letter and said ‘I’m proud of you for so many reasons. It’s not what you’ve accomplished, but how you’ve done it’.” Download photo: http://bit.ly/1zYwU9G   Canada's World Cup Women's soccer team portraits Name: Stephanie Labbé Twitter/Instagram/Snapchat handle: @Stephlabbe1 Hometown: Stony Plain, Alta. What I love about my hometown: It’s small, cozy, and my favourite place to be after a lot of travel The thing most people don’t know about me: I’m obsessed with Taylor Swift, and I love bacon Words to live by: Be you, bravely! Watch video vignette: http://bit.ly/1zWQFhF – “I’m very good friends with Ben Scrivens, goaltender for the Edmonton Oilers. He’s given me some really good advice along the way. He’s one of the few people in the world that I can really talk to…that really understands…” Download photo: http://bit.ly/1zYwU9G

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