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“I’m glad to be in Ordu”

By: Salih Dikmen From: Ordu Yorum November 22, 2012 English Translation: T. Yilmaz “Ordu is a beautiful city” Orduspor Women’s basketball team’s Canadian centre, Miranda Joy Ayim, shares that there is great friendship in the team and that Ordu’s…

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Getting to know our Olympians – Miranda Ayim

July 11, 2012 Canada Basketball Canada Day 2012 will always be a special date for us at Canada Basketball:  that’s the day our Senior Women’s National Team secured a berth at the London Olympic Games. This series of Q&A’s…

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Olympic dreams come true

July 7, 2012 By Jonathon Brodie London Community News From a Thames Valley Regional Athletics Central basketball champion to an Olympic hopeful, London-native Miranda Ayim never thought in her wildest dreams she could earn international glory as a Saunders…

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Star eyes Olympic dream

By Steve Green The London Free Press June 13, 2012 Seven years ago, Miranda Ayim was leading her Saunders senior girls’ basketball team to a conference championship. In less than three weeks, she hopes to lead the Canadian women’s…

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Practice pays off as McNeill’s team puts on clinic

By Howard Tsumura Vancouver Province June 5, 2012 In camp for two weeks of hard training, the Canadian women’s national basketball team was getting a little tired of running its half-court offence against each other in practice every day.…

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Canadian women prepare for Olympic qualifier

By Gary Kingston Vancouver Sun May 16, 2012 Many of them are still relatively young, but with winter resumes that include international pro experience in countries from Australia to Turkey, Lithuania to Holland, they aren’t “girls” anymore. As the…

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Happy Birthday Mir!!!!

Taken from SWNT team blog. Hooray for birthday cake. Tonight was a good night! Not only did we have a “Roger That” session and birthday cake to celebrate Miranda Ayim’s 24th birthday but the best part is that we…

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Waves Ayim, Lacy Team Up In Tulsa

June 3, 2011 Pepperdine Athletics MALIBU, Calif. – When the WNBA’s 15th season gets underway this weekend, the Pepperdine women’s basketball program will be represented by two of its marquee alumnae Miranda Ayim and Jen Lacy, both of whom…

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Ayim set to Shock WNBA opponents

By Morris Dalla Costa The London Free Press June 3, 2011 The Tulsa Shock may not be the biggest, fastest or most talented team in the WNBA, but they will go into the season as one of the most…