2012-13 Junior Season: Appeared in all 41 games had a career-high 13 points (1g-12a) posted a plus/minus ratio of +66 named to All-WCHA Academic Team recorded an assist on a Hannah Brandt goal against St. Lawrence (10/13) had an assist on Kelly Terry's goal versus Ohio State (10/20) received an assist against North Dakota (10/27) on a Brook Garzone goal assisted Maryanne Menefee versus Minnesota State (11/17) notched an assist in rout of New Hampshire (11/24) had an assist in the 5-2 win over Ohio State (2/8) garnered an assist in the 8-0 rout of Bemidji State (2/15) began a four-game point streak with an assist versus St. Cloud State (2/23) in the season's final regular season game received an assist in the 5-0 win over Bemidji State (3/1) in the opening game of the WCHA First Round tallied her first goal of the year and an assist in the 8-0 shutout win over BSU (3/2) to advance to the WCHA Final Face-Off ended her point streak with an assist in the 5-0 win over Ohio State (3/8) in the semifinals of the WCHA Final Face-Off assisted Hannah Brandt in the National Championship versus Boston University (3/24).
2011-12 Sophomore Season: Played in all 41 games, and tallied two goals and five assists for seven points assisted on an Amanda Kessel goal in a 8-0 victory over St. Cloud State (10/8) scored the first goal of her career against UNH (11/18) assisted on a Megan Bozek goal against UNH (11/19) scored Minnesota's first goal in the 6-1 victory over St. Cloud State in the WCHA First Round (2/24) assisted on Jen Schoullis' goal in the second period vs. UND in the WCHA semifinal (3/2) assisted on Amanda Kessel's goal in the NCAA title game against Wisconsin (3/18) an Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2010-11 Freshman Season:Named to the WCHA All-Rookie Team Letterwinner Saw action in all 38 games for the Gophers during her rookie season Tallied six assists this season Held a plus/minus rating of +9 Set up Sarah Erickson's game-winning goal in the 7-5 win over Wisconsin (11/5) and collected her first career point Tallied a career-high, three-assist performance in the 6-2 win over Minnesota State (11/20) Held the second assist on Becky Kortum's game-winner against the Mavericks Had an assist in the 3-0 shutout over Minnesota Duluth (1/15) Assisted on Jen Schoullis' goal in the 4-1 win over St. Cloud State (2/5).
Gillanders File:Played at Warner Hockey School and a past member of the Canadian Under-18 Team Led the Warner defensemen in scoring with 18 goals and 25 assists for 43 points in 54 games played Member of the Warner Hockey Team that were JWHL Champions Was named Warner's top defenseman in 2009-10 Also played with Team Saskatchewan at the 2009 Under-18 National Championships Played in the Canada/USA Under-18 Series in 2009 Attended both the Under-18 selection and strength and conditioning/skating camps in 2009 In 2008-09 with Warner, played in 24 games, scoring six goals and eight assists for 14 points Prior to her time at Warner, played with Swift Current and helped the team reach the SFMAAAHL in 2007, 2008 and 2009 In 2008-09 with Swift Current, scored 14 goals and 24 assists for 52 games Was a member of the Wildcats team that won the Mac's Midget Tournament with in 2007 and 2008, being named the top defenseman and to the first all-star team in 2008.
Personal:A 2010 graduate of Warner Born August 9, 1992 to Brock and Kathy Gillanders Third sibling to play collegiate hockey as her brother, Dustin, played at Colgate and her sister, Kali, plays at Clarkson Shoots left.