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