This is Geneviève Lacasse’s first year on the Calgary Inferno. A veteran in the CWHL, she previously played four seasons with the Boston Blades.
Originally from Montreal, QC, Genevieve was raised in Kingston, ON.
She completed her degree at Providence College for the Friars, while breaking many records in her four years on their hockey team. Her records include 64 victories, 127 games, 3,482 saves, and 20 shutouts.
Lacasse was also part of the 2014 Canadian Olympic team who won gold in Sochi.
While in the CWHL, she has attended many All-Star games, and was named 2012 Goaltender of the Year.
Favourite NHL team: Montreal
Favourite pre-game meal: Steak and sweet potatoes
Favourite place outside of the rink: Anywhere with my nephews
Best friend in hockey: Maschmeyer
Best moment as a player: Winning gold Sochi
Best moment as a fan: 2010 gold medal game on TV
Best piece of advice you’ve been given: HAVE FUN
Who’d be on the stereo in the locker room if you had a choice? Mac Miller or Drake
Who’s your idol (sporting or otherwise)? Rhianna
Who would be at your dream dinner party (yourself and four others)? Rhianna