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Danielle Welch

Hastings, Minn.




Previous Team:
Hastings HS


NCAA Frozen Four Practice and Banquet

BC's first day in Duluth, Minnesota


No. 4 WIH Advances to Frozen Four with 6-3 Win Over No. 7 St. Lawrence

Four players register two points, Boyles stops 28 shots as the Eagles are headed to Duluth, Minnesota


No. 4 WIH Concludes Regular Season with 4-0 Victory over Vermont

Carpenter and Leary record career-high three points


No. 4 WIH Clinches First Round Bye in League Tournament with 2-0 Win Over Vermont

Welch and Motherwell score, Boyles shuts down the Catamounts


No. 4 WIH Chasing League Crown in Final Regular-Season Games Versus Vermont

The Eagles will recognize nine seniors on Saturday

Totaled 82 career points, 12th most in program history, in 145 games...42 goals are ninth most in BC history...+38 career plus/minus rating, ninth highest ever at BC....13 game-winnings goals are second most ever at The Heights...score four game-winners in 2008-09 season, which is fourth most in one year...had one hat trick.

AS A SENIOR (2011-12)
Captain...played in all 37 games...scored 11 goals and nine assists...+6 plus/minus rating...blocked 33 shots...three game-winning goals...scored in NCAA Quarterfinal versus St. Lawrence (3/10)...netted points (3g, 2a) in five consecutive games: Vermont (2/17), Connecticut (2/11-12), at the Beanpot Harvard (2/7) and Providence (2/4)...tallied two points (1g, 1a) in a 3-1 win over Connecticut (1/22)...had an assist in a shutout at Vermont (1/14)...scored in 4-2 win over Mercyhurst...scored on the road at Brown (11/27)...secured two helpers against Princeton (11/25)...had an assist at Northeastern (11/17)...had one goal against Boston University (11/5)...scored a goal against Maine (10/30)...had one assist against Providence (10/28)...recorded one goal and one assist against Quinnipiac (10/21)...notched one goal against New Hampshire (10/15).

AS A JUNIOR (2010-2011)
Played in 37 games...finished third on the team in points with 25 (10G, 15A)...recorded 101 shots...had three game winning goals... finished with at +26 rating, second highest on the team...recorded a hat trick and career high four points against Providence (2/6)... tallied three assists against Harvard (12/5)... at Vermont (10/16), she had two assists.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009-2010)
Played in all 35 games...finished third on the team in scoring with nine goals and five assists for 14 points...recorded 96 shots...tallied two power-play goals and tied for the team lead with three game-winning goals...scored a career high two goals in the 3-2 win over New Hampshire, including the game-winner in overtime...also recorded three multiple point games on the season...was named to the Women's Hockey East All-Star team and competed for the conference against the United States' women's national team.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008-09)
Played in 36 games...second in the freshman class in scoring...tallied 12 goals and 11 assists for 23 points...recorded first collegiate goal in the first game of the season a 2-0 win over Clarkson...recorded four game-winning goals...finished the season with a +14 rating...took 78 shots on the season...earned Hockey East Mission Rookie of the Week honors (1/5) for scoring the game-winning goal, the only goal of the game against Yale in overtime.

Four-year varsity letterwinner...captained the team junior and senior a senior in 2007/2008 scored 35 goals, 16 assists for a total of 51 points and a +21 rating...two-time All-State and two-time All-State honorable mention...three-time ten finalist for the Ms. Minnesota hockey award...member of theUSA U-18 National team in 2007...All-Conference and captain of soccer team as well.

Born February 22, 1990...daughter of Marty and Danette Welch...has one older sister Missy and one older brother Casey...enrolled in the Carroll School of Management.




Goals 3 (at Providence, 2/6/11)
Assists 3 (vs. Harvard, 12/5/10)
Points 4 (at Providence, 2/6/11)

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