Athlete Profile

Katie Baker

Women's National Alumni

Nickname: Bakes
Position: Midfield
Age: 31
Height: 163 cm
Hometown: Argyle Shore, P.E.I.
Residence: Vancouver, BC
Birthplace: Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Senior Caps: 114
1st Int'l Appearance: 2006 in Cardiff vs. Wales
Connect with Katie Baker

Career Highlights

- Captain of the Women's National Team
- 2011 Pan American Elite Team
- 2009 Pan American Elite Team
- 2009 PEI Athlete of the Year
- 2003 CIS FirstTeam All-Canadian

Field Hockey Background

I played in Junior High gym class, and started playing in Grade 9 when I lived in Hamilton, Ontario.

Former Teams: Huskies; Meralomas; Royal Antwerp Hockey Club (Belgium)

Coaches: Louis Mendonca, Paul Bundy, Adam Commens, Sharon Rajaraman, Jennifer Gillan

Proudest Moment

Coming back and beating Wales 2-1 in the last two minutes at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

My Life

I love the beach, hammocks, fruit, napping, reading, and writing. I love visiting my parents in PEI, and spending time with my neighbours on the shore.


University: Saint Mary's University & University of British Columbia (2012)

Degree/ Major: Major in Sociology

Languages: English, French

Advice for aspiring athletes...

Fight. For. Everything.

Role Model

Sofie Gierts. Was the captain of RAHC when I played there, and the captain of Belgium. Amazing player, person, and leader.

Favourite Quote

"Go big or go home."

Field Hockey Shack

Own the Podium Sport Canada

Provincial Associations

   FHBC        FHAB        SFHA        FHMB          FHO   FHQC      FHNS            FHPEI
      BC                   Alberta           Saskatchewan        Manitoba            Ontario              Quebec         Nova Scotia               P.E.I

Sponsors | Partners

Sport CanadaOTP
Home | Français | Contact Us | Terms of use Field Hockey Canada © 2015