This past season, forward Joy McNichol completed her second year
professionally in Spain after a successful college career at Laurentian
University in Sudbury, Ont. She was the All-Canadian rookie of the year in
1993-94 and won bronze with Laurentian at the 1995 and 1998 CIAU
Championships. She majored in health promotion at Laurentian. She was a
member of Team Canada at the Olympic qualifying tournament last year and
has played 35 international games.
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.
The Canadians react to their loss
Joy McNichol and Alena Kovacova
Joy McNichol is surrounded by opponents
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