Hometown: Mallard, Man.
Brigette Lacquette is a defenceman from Mallard, Manitoba. Brigette plays for the Calgary Inferno, and for the Canadian senior national team. Brigette made her senior national team debut with Canada in 2015 and has won a medal with Canada at the 2015 and 2016 World Championships. 25-year-old Lacquette was born in Dauphin and grew up in Mallard, and is the first indigenous woman to play for Canada’s women’s national hockey team.
Formerly playing with the University of Minnesota – Duluth Bulldogs, Brigette has been working to find herself a permanent spot on the senior national team for nearly four years.
In December 2017, Brigette was named to Canada’s Olympic Team, and will compete at the PyeongChang Olympic Games.
4 Nations CupNov 1, 2016 - Nov 5, 2016
2016 Ice Hockey Women’s World ChampionshipMar 28, 2016 - Apr 4, 2016
Canada Reaches Final at 4 Nations Cup
Wednesday, November, 2nd, 2016
(Nov 2) There are four Manitobans on Team Canada and all four played well on Wednesday. Mallard’s Brigette Lacquette, Jocelyne Larocque, Bailey Bram, and Jenelle Kohanchuk…
Canadian women down host Finland at Four Nations Cup opener
Tuesday, November, 1st, 2016
CBC NEWS (Nov 1) Rebecca Johnston of Sudbury, Ont., scored a goal and an assist to pace Canada’s offence in the tournament-opener. Brigette Lacquette of Mallard, Man., and Toronto’s Natalie Spooner also scored, with captain Marie Philip-Poulin of Beauceville, Que., contributing a pair of assists.