Ontario student helps her team win an Olympic medal
By Stephanie Zakhem
Photos courtesy of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School
Deanne Rose is a student at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in New Tecumseth, ON, and a soccer player who plays for Canada women’s national soccer team. In August 2016, she aided Canada to win their second Olympic bronze medal after scoring the game-opening goal during the third-place match against Brazil.
Deanne has been a student at St. Thomas since September 2013 when she enrolled in Grade 9. She is known throughout the school as a quiet, humble and very kind young lady with a contagious laugh.