Junior defenseman Lexi Bender notched her first career hat trick
AS A SOPHOMORE (2014-15)
Played in all 39 games ...recorded four goals and one assist for five points…posted a point in five games…scored BC’s sixth goal in the 10-2 victory over Syracuse in the season opener…had one goal in the 4-0 victory over New Hampshire on October 19…recorded a goal vs. Providence on Nov. 1…broke out of a goal scoring slump with a goal on Feb. 13 in the victory over Maine…assisted on teammate Danielle Doherty’s goal in the win over Providence on Feb. 28.
AS A FRESHMAN (2013-14): Played in all 37 games... totaled 14 points on four goals and ten assists... +9 plus/minus rating... scored one power play goal... netted the game-winning goal at Maine (2/15)... tallied a season-high three points (one goal, two assists) against Vermont (1/17)... scored a goal in her first collegiate game, a 5-1 victory over Maine (10/6)... recorded a season-high +3 rating and notched an assist in a 3-2 victory over Boston University (2/22).
BEFORE BC Spent the last six season with the Honeybaked developmental program... captured state championships in 2008-09 (Under-14) and 2011-12 (Under-19) as well as a national title in 2010-11 (Under-16)... attended the national development camp for four years (09-12)... points leader of Midwest Elite League during the 2010-11 season.
PERSONAL Daughter of Gail and Mike McLean... five siblings: Corey (19), Joey (15), Johnnie (19), Erika (22), and Megan (22).