Patrice “Pico” Dagenais is the co-captain of Team Canada along with Trevor Hirschfield. He is known as a hard-working, intelligent player. Like many members of Team Canada, Dagenais comes from a strong hockey background. Before he acquired a spinal cord injury in a construction accident, he played Jr. C hockey for St.-Isadore and won three consecutive gold medals with his high school hockey team, the Embrun Cyclones.
He's competed at every major event with Team Canada since 2010 which includes three world championship, two Paralympic Games and three Parapan Am Games appearances.
His family owns the Ottawa Junior Sens Junior A hockey team. Dagenais earned a degree in Business Marketing in 2011. He has a park named after him in his hometown of Embrun.