10 Cara Piazza  
Cara  Piazza


Darien, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove South HS






Gophers Roll Past Mavericks, 10-0

Eleven different players recorded points in Minnesota's 30th win of the season


Gophers to Begin Playoffs with Mavericks

Minnesota hosts Minnesota State in the WCHA First Round this weekend


Gophers to Face BSU in Regular-Season Finale

Minnesota travels to Bemidji State this Friday and Saturday


Gophers Face Road Test at North Dakota

Minnesota and North Dakota face off at 7 p.m Friday and 4 p.m. Saturday


Gophers Win Shootout, Tie OSU, 3-3

No. 2 Minnesota scored three times in the shootout to take an extra point in the league standings

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2014-15 • Freshman Season: Made collegiate debut and scored first career goal in season-opening 8-0 win over Penn State (Oct. 3) • had first career multi-point series with two goals in season-opening series wins over Penn State (Oct. 3) and Boston University (Oct. 4) • scored game-winning goal in 5-2 win over North Dakota (Oct. 24) • recorded one assist at Ohio State (Nov. 15), at Minnesota State (Nov. 21) and against St. Cloud State (Nov. 24) • scored her fourth career goal in 12-0 win over St. Cloud State (Dec. 5) • had three goals in four games (Jan. 10-17), including scoring the first goal in 4-1 win over Wisconsin (Jan. 10) and having a two-goal series in sweep over Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17).

High School/Club: Played for coach Tony Cachey with the Chicago Mission • served as assistant captain of U-19 Chicago Mission team • named MVP of final game of 2013 Stoney Creek Tournament where team finished second • finished 2-2-0-0-0 in pool play at 2014 USA Hockey Girls' Tier I National Championship after earning national runner-up finishes in 2013 and 2011 and finishing third in 2010 • won 2013 NAHA Labor Day Tournament title • member of the U.S. Women's National Under-18 Team • earned silver with Team USA at the 2013 IIHF U-18 Women's World Championships • attended USA Hockey Development Camps • four-year honor roll member in high school who graduated in the top five percent of her class.

Personal: Born Oct. 9, 1995 • daughter of Tom and Sue Piazza • has one sibling, Sam • intends to major in chemistry and minor in Spanish • father played baseball at Illinois State University, mother competed in track & field at Northwestern and grandfather played football and hockey at Illinois • enjoys playing the guitar.

Cara Piazza's Career Statistics as of Jan. 21, 2015
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2014-15 25 7 3 10 73 .096 1-2 +7 1 0 2 13
Career Totals 25 7 3 10 73 .096 1-2 +7 1 0 2 13