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Sara McManus

Position Defender
Program Women’s National Team
Home Town Tsawwassen, BC
Birth Date August 14, 1993
Caps 125
Twitter @SaraMac17

Sara McManus is one of the younger players on the Canadian Women’s National Team, but is still one of the most experience.

In her debut year in 2011, she was part of Canada’s near-podium performance at the Pan Am Games in Guadalajara. In her first year, she was part of Canada’s near-podium performance at the Pan Am Games in Guadalajara. In 2015, her and her teammates earned a bronze medal at the Pan Am Games in Toronto, becoming the first Canadian women’s team since 1999 to win a medal at the event.

“Mac” also competed with the junior national team, helping them win silver at the 2012 Junior Pan Am Championship, and joining them for the 2013 FIH Junior World Cup. Also in 2013, she was part of the senior squad that won bronze at the Pan American Cup. She made her Commonwealth Games debut in 2014. McManus played for the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds, helping them win CIS national titles in 2012 and 2013.