10 Cara Piazza  
Cara  Piazza

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Darien, Ill.

High School:
Downers Grove South HS

Height:
5-7

Position:
F

Birthdate:
10/09/1995

Shoots:
Left


03/21/2015

Minnesota to Battle Harvard for NCAA Crown

The Gophers and Crimson will meet in Sunday's national championship game

03/18/2015

Frozen Four Border Battle Set for Friday

The Gophers face the Badgers in the national semifinal round at Ridder Arena Friday

03/11/2015

Minnesota to Battle RIT for Frozen Four Berth

The Gophers host the Tigers in the NCAA quarterfinal round on Saturday

03/05/2015

Gophers Go For WCHA Four-Peat

Minnesota enters the WCHA FINAL FACE-OFF as three-time defending champions

02/27/2015

Gophers Roll Past Mavericks, 10-0

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

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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) • scored goals in back-to-back games in a 7-1 win at St. Cloud State (Jan. 24) and a 3-3 overtime tie with Ohio State (Jan. 30) • scored her 10th goal of the season in 7-1 win over UMD (Feb. 13) • had a career-best three points (1g-2a) in 10-0 WCHA First Round win over Minnesota State (Feb. 27).

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 March 9, 2015
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2014-15 38 11 5 16 100 .110 3-6 +11 2 0 2 16
Career Totals 38 11 5 16 100 .110 3-6 +11 2 0 2 16