Six collegians in Canada team at Natal tournament

West Virginia All-Americans Kadeisha Buchanan and Ashley Lawrence and Rebecca Quinn, who helped Duke reach the Women's College Cup final, are among six collegians who are in Natal for the women's tournament hosted by Brazil. Canada opened with a 3-0 win over Mexico on Wednesday. Christine Sinclair scored two goals and Ohio State's Nichelle Prince added the third in the opener.

The team also includes four teenagers: Gabrielle Carle (17), Kennedy Faulknor (16), Marie Levasseur (18), and Deanne Rose (16).

Brazil beat Trinidad & Tobago, 11-0, in the other game.

Canada Roster:
GOALKEEPERS
Stephanie Labbe
Erin McLeod Houston Dash
Shelina Zadorsky Vittsjö GIK
DEFENDERS
Allysha Chapman Houston Dash
Kennedy Faulknor Unionville Milliken SC
Rhian Wilkinson Portland Thorns FC
Rebecca Quinn Duke Univ.
Kadeisha Buchanan West Virginia Univ.
Marie-Eve Nault  KIF Örebro
Josée Belanger FC Rosengård
MIDFIELDERS
Diana Matheson Washington Spirit
Deanne Rose Scarborough GS United
Desiree Scott  Nott County Ladies
Ashley Lawrence West Virginia Univ.
Jessie Fleming
FORWARDS
Gabrielle Carle Dynamo de Québec
Marie Levasseur University of Memphis
Christine Sinclair Portland Thorns FC
Melissa Tancredi Chicago Red Stars
Janine Beckie Texas Tech
Nichelle Prince Ohio State Univ.
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