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Canadian wheelchair rugby star Trevor Hirschfield is not only a leader of men on the team, but one of the game's best defenders and hardest hitters, as well as one of the top low-point players in the game. more »
Sabrina D'Angelo, who figured to be Stephanie Labbe's backup in Rio, fractured her left wrist last week with the Western New York Flash of the NWSL. Canada lost No. 1 'keeper Erin McLeod in March when she injured her anterior cruciate ligament playing for her Swedish club team. more »