Alex Woken
Alex  Woken


Fargo, N.D.

High School:
Shattuck-St. Mary's





Gophers Fall to Buckeyes, 3-2

Minnesota tied the game at 2-2 in the second period but OSU's Charly Dahlquist netted the game-winner in the third period


Gophers Named AHCA All-American Scholars

Seven Golden Gopher women's hockey players have been honored as AHCA All-American Scholars for 2016-17


No. 3 Gophers Blank Korea, 4-0

Minnesota hosted Korea in an exhibition game at Ridder Arena Sunday afternoon


Summer Stories: Part I

The Minnesota women's hockey freshmen and sophomores share how they spent their summer break


Season Recap: A Look Back at 2016-17

Take a look back at the Gopher women's hockey team's 2016-17 campaign


Women's Hockey vs. Lindenwood 9-30-16

Women's Hockey vs. Lindenwood 9-30-16


Alex Woken

Photos of Gopher Women's Hockey player Alex Woken

2016-17 • Freshman Season: Played in first 15 games of the season before suffering a season-ending injury • made collegiate debut in season-opener against Lindenwood (Sept. 30) • scored first career goal and also tallied an assist in 6-2 win against Lindenwood (Oct. 1) • recorded an assist in 2-1 win at Ohio State (Oct. 22) • had an assist in 8-1 win against Minnesota State (Nov. 6).

High School/Club: Played for Shattuck-St. Mary’s for three years under coaches Gordon Stafford and Pete Johnson • named a 2015 Second Team All-American by USA Today/American Family Insurance • won 2016 USA Hockey Girls Tier I U19 national championship with Shattuck-St. Mary’s after finishing as national runners-up in 2015 • member of Shattuck’s 2014 U16 national championship team • finished her career at Shattuck-St. Mary’s with 188 points (103g-85a) in 164 games • won gold with the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team at the 2016 and 2015 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championships • participated in two Under-18 Series vs. Canada, serving as assistant captain in 2015 • two-time attendee of the USA Hockey Women’s National Festival • has attended USA player development camps since 2012 • spent her ninth grade year playing for Davies High School for coach Josh Issertell and was named Team MVP along with earning all-conference and all-state honors • has experience playing with the Minnesota Junior Whitecaps.

Personal: Born February 25, 1998 • daughter of Scott and Kathy Woken • plans to major in neuroscience • shoots right • earned high school letters in golf, hockey, and academics • high honor roll student • enjoys golfing, going to the lake, playing Frisbee, playing tennis, and spending time with family and friends.

Woken's Career Statistics (2016-17 Final)
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2016-17 15 1 3 4 25 .040 0-0 +1 0 0 0 1
Career Totals 15 1 3 4 25 .040 0-0 +1 0 0 0 1


Gopher Olympic Hopefuls Update: Oct. 19


Eleven Gophers are in contention to represent the U.S., Canada, and Finland at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Five Minutes with Sidney Peters


Gopher senior Sidney Peters reflects on being a goaltender, overcoming injuries, and keeping a level-headed approach.

Gophers Meet with Media


Members of the Gopher women's hockey team met with the media to preview the team's upcoming series at UMD.

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