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Lexi  Bender
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Snohomish, Wash.

Height:
5-8

Position:
Defense

Last Team:
Shattuck St. Mary's

08/03/2015

Seven Eagles Headed to Women’s National Team Camp

A total of nine current and former BC women’s hockey players are headed to the Women’s National Festival

07/15/2015

15 Earn ACC Honor Roll Accolades

Kickham, Pfalzer lead the way for the fourth time

07/01/2015

Women's Hockey Places 14 on All-Academic Team

Lauren Wedell picks up second-straight all-star team nod

06/22/2015

Four Taken in Inaugural NWHL Draft

Carpenter headlines class as number one overall selection, while Skarupa, Bender and Trivigno also drafted

03/27/2015

Five Eagles Earn USCHO.com Honors

Boston College collects USCHO accolades following the 2014-15 season

03/25/2013

Frozen Four

Photos courtesy of Jim Rosvold (USCHO.com) and the Associated Press

AS A JUNIOR (2014-15) A Hockey East All-Star Second Team ... also claimed USCHO.com Third-Team honors ... layed in 39 games, scoring 29 points on six goals and 23 assists, all of which were new single-season bests ... defensively, helped the Eagles boast a 1.20 goals against average, the fourth-best mark in the county, as well as a .905 penalty-kill mark, also the fourth-best mark in Division I ... blocked 22 shots ... boasted a +60 plus/minus rating, tied for the second-highest mark on the squad ... recorded a point in 18 games, including 10 multiple-point games ... Hockey East Player of the Week on October 6 after opening the season with her first-ever hat trick in a 10-2 win over Syracuse (Oct. 4) ... claimed conference defensive player of the week honors on Oct. 20 after posting one goal and one assist in the Eagles' 4-0 win over New Hampshire (Oct. 19) ... went four-straight games with two points, including three consecutive games with two assists, from Oct. 19 through Oct. 31, and later added three straight games with a pair of assists from Jan. 10 through Jan. 17, which was part of a five-game point streak overall ... tallied a goal and assist in a 5-0 win at UNH (Nov. 16) ... recorded an assist in the Hockey East Quarterfinal win over Providence (Feb. 27) ... participated in USA Hockey's Women's National Team Festival and was a selection to the U.S. Under-22 Select Team for a series against Canada in August 2014, where she scored one goal in two games ... also invited to the 2014 Winter Training Camp ... a Hockey East Academic All-Star ... earned a place on the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
A Hockey East Second Team All-Star ... played in all 37 games ... tallied 17 points on four goals and 14 assists ... posted a +22 plus/minus rating ... blocked 25 shots ... tallied three points (two assists and the game-winning goal) at Providence (Nov. 1) ... notched two points on a goal and an assists in a 4-3 victory over Yale (Oct. 19) ... scored a goal in a 3-2 victory against Boston University (Feb. 22) ... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... a Hockey East Academic All-Star ... earned a place on the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13)
A Hockey East All-Rookie Team honoree ... played in all 37 games ... registered 16 points on three goals and 13 assists ... recorded a +34 plus/minus rating ... scored her first collegiate goal against Boston University (Nov. 3), which tied the game ... recorded a career-high three assists against Providence (Nov. 7) ... notched two assists against Northeastern (Nov. 16) ... scored the game-winning goal at Maine (Feb. 2) ... assisted on game-winning goals versus Quinnipiac (Nov. 23) and in the Beanpot semifinal against Harvard (Feb. 5) ... converted the game-tying goal with 5:48 left in regulation at Minnesota in the NCAA Semifinal (March 22) ...participated in the USA Hockey Women's National Team Festival in August 2012 ... earned the Athletic Director's Award for Academic Achievement ... a Hockey East Academic All-Star ... earned a place on the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

BEFORE BC
Member of Shattuck St. Mary's Tier 1 U-16 and U-19 national championship teams.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Buddy and Danika Bender ... has a younger brother, Tucker ... enrolled in the Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences with a double major in environmental geosciences and economics ... was a member of the National Honor Society at Shattuck-St. Mary's ... drafted by the Boston Pride in the fourth round (15th overall) in the 2015 NWHL Draft.

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