By CBC News, June 8, 2017
Wickenheiser, who grew up in Saskatchewan, is considered the face of women’s hockey
Hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser has been bestowed with an honorary degree from the University of Saskatchewan.
The five-time Olympic medalist and Shaunavon, Sask., native received a Doctor of Laws during a spring convocation ceremony Thursday.
“It’s a big honour,” Wickenheiser told reporters afterwards.