Sunday, October 25, 2009

Player Profile - Aimee Legault

Name: Aimee "Ninja Star" Legault
Position: Midfield
Nationality: Canadian
Debut: 2009
Honours:  2009-2010 Montreal Angels MVP, 2010 Canadian National Title, 2010 Canadian Nationals MVP, 2010-2012 AFL Quebec Women's Preseason Cup, 2010 AFL Quebec Preseason MVP, Team Canada Representative, Team Canada Captain, 2009 US Nationals Beast & Fairest, 2010 OAFL Division 2 Premiership player.

Player Bio: Coming from a soccer background Aimee made the transition to Aussie Rules with ease. Unstoppable in the midfield in AFL Quebec, Aimee took out the inaugural "Montreal Angel of the Year' award in 2009 and again in 2010. Aimee was one of three Angels who competed in the '09 U.S Nationals earning her spot on the National team with two Best on Ground performances out of the three matches. She was also named 'Most Consistent' player of the tournament in 2009 and 2010. In 2011 Aimee moved to Australia to compete in the VWFL Premier division, the best women's football league in the world. Playing for the East Burwood Devils Aimee kicked a goal and featured in the best players on debut.
In 2011 Aimee captain the Canadian women's national team the Northern Lights at IC11. The team finished runners-up to Ireland.