Women's Basketball

Carleton to represent Canadian National Team in exhibition series

The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State Athletics Communications.

TORONTO, ON. – Bridget Carleton was one of 12 athletes selected to represent the Canadian Women’s National Team for a five-day tournament in France and Spain.

The five-game tournament will begin on May 26 against Spain, who is currently ranked No. 2 in the world, while Canada is ranked sixth in the FIBA World Rankings. Following the matchup against Spain, Canada will square off with No. 13 Japan, No. 27 Montenegro, No. 3 France and No. 41 Ukraine.

Following the exhibition tournaments, the second phase of camp will begin in June and conclude with a six-game exhibition tournament in China. The final phase of camp will begin on July 23rd in Edmonton where the final roster for the FIBA Women’s AmeriCup 2017 will be confirmed.

Details for live streaming and coverage will be provided when available. Stay tuned to Cyclone Basketball on Twitter for full coverage.

Tournament in Spain

Canada vs. Spain        May 26    12 p.m. CT        Torrelavega, Spain
Canada vs. Japan        May 27    12 p.m. CT        Torrelavega, Spain

Tournament in Spain
Canada vs. Montenegro    May 31    9:30 a.m. CT        Bordeaux, France
Canada vs. France        June 1        12 p.m. CT           Bordeaux, France
Canada vs. Ukraine        June 2        9:30 a.m. CT        Bordeaux, France
*Game times subject to change

Jared Stansbury


Jared is in his sixth year covering Iowa State football and basketball for Cyclone Fanatic. He's the site's lead reporter for ISU recruiting. He worked as the site's intern for three years while studying Journalism in Iowa State's Greenlee School of Journalism. He started as the full-time staff writer in May 2016. Jared spent five falls covering Iowa high school football as a reporter for KMA Radio, 1460 KXNO and 1430 KASI.