The Eagles remain unbeaten in their first meeting with a top-ten program this season
The Snohomish native is tied for most goals on the team
The Eagles shut out their first Hockey East opponent of the season
This is the first weekly honor for the junior defenseman from Snohomish, Wash.
Junior defenseman Lexi Bender notched her first career hat trick
Photos courtesy of Jim Rosvold (USCHO.com) and the Associated Press
AS A SOPHOMORE
AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13): Played in all 37 games at defense ... totaled 16 points on three goals and 13 assists ... +34 rating ... first collegiate goal tied the game against Boston University (11/3) ... career-high three assists against Providence (11/7) ... notched two assists against Northeastern (11/16) ... game-winning goal at Maine (2/2) ... assisted on game-winning goals versus Quinnipiac (11/23) and at the Beanpot against Harvard (2/5) ... tallied game-tying goal at Minnesota with 5:48 left in regulation at the Frozen Four semifinals (3/22) ... Hockey East All-Rookie Team honoree ... earned Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement honors.
BEFORE BC: U-16 and U-19 National Champions at Shattuck St. Mary's ... Cum Laude Society.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Buddy and Danika Bender ... has a brother: Tucker (17) ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.