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  • Rebecca Johnston

POSITION:
Left Wing
SHOOTS:
Left
CATCHES:
Left
YEARS PRO:
6 years
PREV. TEAM:
Calgary Inferno
COLLEGE/UNIV.:
Cornell University
BIO / CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:
 Rebecca Johnston was born on September 24th, 1989 in Sudbury Ontario.  Rebecca Johnston has been a member of the Canadian National Women’s Team since the year 2007. Throughout her career with Hockey Canada, she won 2 gold medals and 7 silver medals at the Women’s World Hockey Championships and she is a 2x Olympic Gold Medals (2010 & 2014 Olympics) and silver Olympic medalist (2018 Olympics).

Rebecca Johnston graduated with a Degree in Communications from Cornell University in 2012 and played hockey for the Cornell Big Red varsity hockey team. She finished her career by being named First-Team All-American and won Cornell Women’s hockey Bob Brunet ’41 Most Valuable Player Award in her senior year. At the end of her collegiate career, Rebecca won top Cornell Senior Female Athlete honours.
She has played for the Calgary Inferno in the Canadian Women’s Hockey League, where she was MVP and Angela James winner (leading scorer) in 2014/2015 season.

 

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REGION:
Calgary
JERSEY NUMBER:
6
WHY ARE YOU #ForTheGame?:
I love the game of hockey. I want young girls growing up to have a place to dream to play in. I want them to have female hockey players to watch and look up to.