Canada Soccer

Brittany Timko Baxter

Name: Brittany Timko Baxter (CAN) @brittanytimko
Height: 172 cm
Birthdate: 1985-09-05
Birthplace: Vancouver, BC, CAN
International "A" totals
Appearances: 132
Starts: 83
Goals: 5

Notes

née Brittany Amanda Timko... speaks English and French... her father was born in Vancouver while her mother was born in Port of Spain, TRI... while Brittany was born in Vancouver, her family was in fact already living in neighbouring Coquitlam... she was five years old when she started playing soccer for Coquitlam City Panthers... grew up competing in basketball, soccer, track and volleyball... favourites have included Pelé, Blackburn Rovers... as a youth player at Thailand 2004, was noted by the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Technical Study Group as a “goalscorer, confident taking of defenders, good in the air”... one of several players that participated in FIFA Live Your Goals festivals ahead of the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015... attended the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 in Vancouver... one of three London 2012 retired heroes celebrated during a Canada Soccer home international on 9 November 2017 (Brittany Timko Baxter, Kelly Parker, Chelsea Stewart)... 
 
said Baxter in 2017, “the experiences and memories will last a lifetime and the girls on the Women’s National Team became sisters”... 
 
CAREER OVERVIEW:
Olympic Games bronze medal winner at London 2012... fourth-place finish at the FIFA Women’s World Cup USA 2003... in all, three FIFA Women’s World Cups and two Olympic Football Tournaments... five medals from five CONCACAF tournaments (four silver, one bronze)... bronze medal at the Pan American Games Rio 2007... career 132 international "A" appearances from 2002 to 2014... Canada Soccer Centennial Top 30 Female Footballers... club career in Canada, USA, Australia, Sweden, and Germany... two-time USL W-League Championship winner with Vancouver Whitecaps (2004, 2006)... Golden Boot winner at the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Thailand 2004... CONCACAF youth championship in 2004... silver medal at the FIFA U-19 Women’s World Championship Canada 2002... as a teenager, BC Soccer Adult Player of the Year in 2003.

For Country

she was 16 years old when she made her debut for Canada (9 April 2002)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2002 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for USA 2003... won a silver medal with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Canada 2002... represented Canada at the 2003 Algarve Women's Cup... finished fourth with Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup USA 2003... won a gold medal at the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Under-20 Championship in Canada (Canada also qualified for Thailand 2004)... finished third with Canada at the 2004 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament in Costa Rica... finished fifth with Canada at the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup Thailand 2004... she played in a career-high 16 consecutive Canada matches from 2003 to 2004... 
 
she was the 13th women's footballer to make her 50th appearance for Canada (30 July 2006)... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2006 CONCACAF Women's Gold Cup / FIFA World Cup Qualifiers for China 2007... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup China 2007... won a bronze medal with Canada at the XV Pan American Games Rio 2007... she was the eighth women's footballer to make her 75th appearance for Canada (02 April 2008)... finished second with Canada at the 2008 CONCACAF Women's Olympic Qualifying tournament (Canada qualified for the Beijing 2008 Olympics)... she scored her first international “A” goal for Canada on 14 June 2008 in Suwon, KOR (Peace Queen Cup)… reached the quarter-final phase with Canada at the Beijing 2008 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... 
 
finished second with Canada at the 2009 Cyprus Women's Cup... she was the seventh women's footballer to make her 100th appearance for Canada (7 June 2011), at the time also the second youngest to reach the milestone... finished first with Canada at the 2011 Cyprus Women's Cup... represented Canada at the FIFA Women's World Cup Germany 2011... was selected to play at the XVI Pan American Games, but missed the tournament because of an injury... won a silver medal with Canada at the 2012 CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying tournament in Vancouver (Canada qualified for London 2012)... finished second with Canada at the 2012 Cyprus Women's Cup... won an Olympic bronze medal with Canada at the London 2012 Women's Olympic Football Tournament... 

For Sport

has served as an assistant coach in Coquitlam...

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