|Karina LeBlanc Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||March 30, 1980|
Karina LeBlanc is a former Canadian soccer player who served as the goalkeeper for both the Chicago Red Stars (2014-2015) of the National Women’s Soccer League and the Canadian national team (1998-2015). With time, she has also amassed a huge fan base with more than 50k followers on Twitter.
Karina Chenelle LeBlanc
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Karina went to Maple Ridge Secondary School.
She graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Sciences in Business Administration and Management from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
Retired Soccer Player
- Father – Vans LeBlanc
- Mother – Winsome LeBlanc
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
62 kg or 136.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Karina has dated –
- Jason (1996-Present) – In December 2019, Karina announced via Instagram the due date of their baby girl to be March 2020.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Dominica ancestry on her father’s side and Jamaican ancestry on her mother’s side.
- She dyes the end of hair blonde.
- Sports a frizzy hairstyle with an undercut
Karina LeBlanc Favorite Things
- City – Paris
Source – Instagram
Karina LeBlanc Facts
- She was raised in Dominica until the age of 8 after which her parents moved to Maple Ridge in British Columbia.
- Karina was 12 years old when she started playing soccer.
- In 1997, USA Today announced her to be one of the “20 Division I” recruits despite her school not having a soccer team. The same year, she was also named British Columbia’s “Most Defensive Player” in basketball.
- She was one the most decorated goalkeeper of her university soccer team.
- Karina is a representative of UNICEF.
- She is the Head of Women’s Football team at CONCACAF.
- Karina has been a part of Fifa‘s “Women’s Leadership Program”.
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