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Hayley Wickenheiser Biography

Backyard Rink, Chronology, Made Olympic History, Ready To Rumble?, Awards And Accomplishments, Career StatisticsCONTACT INFORMATION

1978-

Canadian hockey player

Canadian hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser stands likely to become the first female position player in professional men's hockey (three other women have played in goal). In 2002, a few teams in the National Hockey League (NHL) minors realm were expressing tentative interest signing this Olympic gold medallist and her formidable skills as a forward. Maclean's called her "arguably the best player in women's hockey today."

CONTACT INFORMATION

Address: c/o Edmonton Chimos Hockey Club, #205, 8908-99 St., Edmonton, Alberta T6E 3V4, Canada. Phone: (780) 44-CHIMO. Online: http://www.edmontonchimos.com.

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Famous Sports StarsHockey