Wendy Hawthorne
Wendy
Hawthorne

Born
Jun 07, 1960
Age
62
Club
N/A
Birthplace
Vancouver, CAN
Height
173 cm
School(s)
University of British Columbia
Where they grew up
Vancouver, CAN
TEAM HONOURS (4)
STATS
International "A" Level - CAN WNT
15 Appearances
15 Starts
7 cleansheets

Bio

Wendy Hawthorne

Sergeant Wendy Hawthorne... she was 13 years old when she attended the UBC soccer camp (with instructor Brian Budd); she was 15 years old when she first played organised soccer for the UBC Thunder Mamas... in 2018, earned the Canadian Transit Leadership Award in Excellence...

honoured by the Soccer Hall of Fame of British Columbia... she was part of the first Canadian team to play at the FIFA Women’s World Cup (Sweden 1995), recognised as a Canada Soccer Team of Distinction... she was part of the Canadian team that won the 1998 Concacaf Championship, recognised as a Canada Soccer Team of Distinction...

represented Canada at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Sweden 1995... won three Concacaf medals with Canada (1991 silver, 1993 bronze, 1994 silver)... career 15 international “A” appearances across 11 years from 1988 to 1998 with Canada Soccer's Women's National Team…

a four-time Canada Soccer National Championships winner (Jubilee Trophy in 1991, 1992, 1993 and 1996) and six-time runner up... an 11-time British Columbia provincial championship winner with four different teams (Richmond Kornerkicks 1985 and 1986, Surrey Marlins SC 1991 to 1993, Vancouver UBC Alumni 1996 to 2000, and Surrey United SC 2004)... she retired as Canada Soccer’s National Championships all-time leader in clean sheets (she posted 23 clean sheets in 39 matches from 1985 to 2004), a record later surpassed by Theresa Nuttall...

after her playing career, attended the Final Match at the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 in Vancouver...

wrote Neil Turnbull in 1990, “Wendy Hawthorne has a very professional approach to the game; she is a very positive individual”...

For Country

she was 29 years old when she made her debut for Canada (20 April 1990)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 1991 CONCACAF Women's Championship / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for China 1991... finished third with Canada at the 1993 CONCACAF Women’s Invitational Tournament... won a silver medal with Canada at the 1994 CONCACAF Women's Championship / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for Sweden 1995... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Sweden 1995 (she did not feature)...

Individual Honours

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