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Les Canadiennes Finalize 2015-16 Roster

Les Canadiennes' 24-woman roster for the upcoming season is set.

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Canadiennes General Manager Meg Hewings announced Tuesday that the team has finalized their roster for the 2015-16 season.

Fans of the Winter Olympics will recognize four faces in Caroline Ouellette, Julie Chu, Lauriane Rougeau, and Marie-Philip Poulin. In total, there are eight new faces on the roster from this year's draft class.

Les Canadiennes' 2015-15 season starts on Saturday, October 17 when they host the Brampton Thunder at Étienne-Desmarteau Arena. Season tickets and individual game tickets are on sale now, and can be purchased here.

Also on Tuesday, Hockey Canada announced its women's team roster for the 2015 Four Nations Cup. Les Canadiennes will be well-represented, with Rougeau and Poulin being named to the team.

The 24-woman roster will consist of seven defenders, 14 forwards, and three goaltenders. While you wait for the CWHL season to get started, get to know les Canadiennes with our player profiles listed below:

# Name Position Shoots Hometown
53 Jessica Anderson G L Pierrefonds QC
67 Sydney Aveson G R West Covina CA
24 Ann-Sophie Bettez F L Sept-Iles QC
47 Emmanuelle Blais F R Lasalle QC
62 Emilie Bocchia F L St-Leonard QC
23 Sophie Brault D L St-Jean-Sur-Richelieu QC
8 Cathy Chartrand D L Nominingue QC
21 Julie Chu D R Bridgeport CT
19 Katia Clement-Heydra F L St-Bruno-de-Montarville QC
9 Kim Deschênes F L St-Quentin NB
76 Karell Émard D L Marieville QC
6 Carly Hill D R Pointe Claire QC
32 Charline Labonté G L Boisbriand QC
77 Sara Lachance F L Dollard-des-Ormeaux QC
10 Noémie Marin F L Acton-Vale QC
17 Audrey Morand F L Montreal QC
71 Leslie Oles F L Beaconsfield QC
13 Caroline Ouellette F L Montreal QC
20 Jordanna Peroff F L Keswick ON
29 Marie-Philip Poulin F L Beauceville QC
91 Melinda Prévost F L Montreal QC
5 Lauriane Rougeau D L Pointe-Claire QC
12 Chelsey Saunders D L Ottawa ON
11 Alyssa Sherrard F L Bathurst NB