DOB - May 1, 1979
Ottawa-born, Winnipeg-raised Botterill was the youngest member of Canada's first women's Olympic hockey team at the 1998 Nagano Games, winning silver. Playing on Canadia's National team until 2011, Botterill played in eight World Championships, winning five gold and three silver medals, and was named MVP twice. Botterill won three consecutive Olympic gold medals between 2002 and 2010. She attended Harvard University where she graduated in 2003 as the most prolific scorer in American college women's hockey. Once boasting an 80 game point scoring streak, she is the only two time winner of the Patty Kazmaier Award as top female college hockey player in the US. Her final point in international play was an assist on Marie-Philip Poulin's game-winning goal at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics.