| 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)|
Ice hockey player
| June 21, 1976 (age 39)
Montreal, QC, CAN (1976-06-21) |
Laurier Golden Hawks
Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women's ice hockey
St. Martin Secondary School, Wilfrid Laurier University
Becky Kellar‑Duke, Cherie Piper, Jennifer Botterill, Vicky Sunohara, Sami Jo Small
Cheryl Pounder Wikipedia
Cheryl Pounder (born June 21, 1976 in Montreal, Quebec) is a women's ice hockey player. Pounder plays defense for the Canadian Women's Hockey League's Mississauga Chiefs, and competed in the 2002 and 2006 Winter Olympics.
Cheryl Pounder attended high school at St. Martin Secondary School in Mississauga, Ontario. Cheryl Pounder was also the captain of the ice hockey team at Wilfrid Laurier University. Although born in Montreal, Cheryl Pounder lives in Mississauga, Ontario and calls that city her hometown. Cheryl Pounder was part of the team that won the Under-18 Canadian National women’s ice hockey championship. Pounder was also a member of the 1992 Women’s World Roller Hockey championship team.
Pounder was a color commentator for the CBC coverage of the women's hockey tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
With the Beatrice Aeros, Pounder competed in three Women’s Canadian National hockey championships from 1999 to 2001. The Aeros won bronze in 1999 and 2001, and won the gold in 2000. Pounder was the Master of Ceremonies at the 2010 CWHL Draft.
Cheryl is married and welcomed her first child, a girl on January 25, 2008.Two Olympic gold medals (2002, 2006)
Five World Championship gold medals (1994, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004) and one silver (2005)
Seven Nations Cup gold medals (1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005) and one silver (2003)
All-Star selection, 2005 IIHF women's world hockey championships
CWHL First All-Star Team, 2008–09
Top Defender, Pool A, 2007 Esso Canadian Women's Nationals
Top Defender at the 2002 Esso Canadian National Championship
NWHL West First All-Star Team, 1999-00
COWHL Second All-Star Team, 1996–97
1995-96 OUA Second Team All-Star
1996-97 OUA Second Team All-Star
1997-98 OUA First Team All-Star
1998 Wilfrid Laurier athletics President's Award
2005 Inductee, Laurier Golden Hawk Hall of Fame