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Date of Birth: 30/07/67
Place of Birth: Chatham, ON
Hometown: Calgary, AB
Height: 5'7"
Weight: 134 lbs
Years on National Team: 3
  Guard Cori Blakebrough played professionally in Germany, England and France from 1990-1999. She not only improved her basketball skills in Europe but also learned to speak French and German. She won a CIAU championship with the University of Calgary in 1989 and was all-Canadian the following season. She has three university degrees -- a bachelor of physical education, bachelor of education and a masters in science. She returned to Canada last year and teaches physical education at W.G. Murdoch School in Crossfield, Alta., to students from grade 6-12.

2000 Games
Sept. 26: Canada lost 67-58 to Cuba to finish in 10th place overall.
Sept. 24: Canada def. Brazil 61-60 to finish with 2-3 record in round-robin play.
Sept. 22: Canada lost 68-56 to Slovakia, dropping to 1-3 record in Pool A.
Sept. 20: Canada lost 70-58 to France in round-robin play, dropping to 1-2 record.
Sept. 18: Canada def. Senegal 62-41, moving to 1-1 in preliminary round.
Sept. 17: Canada lost 78-46 to Australia in opening round game.


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