21 Dani Cameranesi  
Dani Cameranesi


Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Blake School






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


No. 2 Gophers, Buckeyes Set to Rock Ridder

Minnesota hosts Ohio State at Ridder Arena this Friday and Saturday


No. 2 Gophers to Face Huskies in Road Series

Minnesota and St. Cloud State face off at 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday in St. Cloud, Minn.


Seven Gophers Score in 7-1 Win

Minnesota earned a sweep over Minnesota State with a 7-1 road win Saturday


Menefee Hat Trick Leads Gophers Past MSU

Minnesota picked up a 7-3 win over Minnesota State at Ridder Arena Friday night


Gophers Beat, Tie Ohio State

Minnesota beat Ohio State, 6-0, on Friday night and tied 2-2 in the rematch on Saturday.


Gophers Sweep Mavericks

Minnesota swept Minnesota State in a home-and-home series.


Gophers Shut Out BC

Minnesota wrapped up exhibition play with a 7-0 win over British Columbia.


Minnesota Blanks Team Japan

Minnesota opened exhibition play with a 6-0 win over Team Japan.


Gophers Vs Buckeyes

Women's Saturday Hockey

Photo Gallery

2014-15 • Sophomore Season: Recorded at least one point in eight of the first nine games of the season, including a seven-game point streak (Oct. 10-31) • scored two goals in season-opening 8-0 win over Penn State (Oct. 3) • had three-consecutive four-point series at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 10-11), at Wisconsin (Oct. 17-18) and against North Dakota (Oct. 24-25) • recorded four points (1g-3a) in sweep at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 10-11), including scoring the game-winning goal in the 3-0 win • named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week after having three goals and one assist at Wisconsin (Oct. 17-18), including scoring a natural hat trick in 4-1 win (Oct. 17) and setting up the game-winning goal in 2-1 overtime win (Oct. 18) • had four points (2g-2a) in sweep over North Dakota (Oct. 24-25) • scored game-tying goal with 1:28 remaining in 2-2 overtime tie with Bemidji State (Oct. 31) • missed 1-0 loss to Bemidji State (Nov. 1) while earning silver with the U.S. Women's National Team at the Four Nations Cup in Kamloops, British Columbia (Nov. 4-8) • led all players with four points (2g-2a) in four games at the Four Nations Cup • scored second hat trick of the season in 5-1 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 21) and added one more goal in 4-0 win (Nov. 22) for a career-best four-goal series against the Mavericks (Nov. 21-22) • earned second WCHA Offensive Player of the Week award of the season after scoring five goals, including two game-winning goals, in three games against Minnesota State (Nov. 21-22) and St. Cloud State (Nov. 24) • registered three points (1g-2a) in 5-2 win at Princeton (Nov. 30) • set a new Gopher program record (tied with linemate Hannah Brandt) with a career-best six assists in 12-0 win over St. Cloud State (Dec. 5) • tied her career best with six assists in sweep over St. Lawrence (Jan. 4-6) • combined for 12 assists in four games (Dec. 5-Jan. 6) • had two points (1g-1a) in 4-1 win over Wisconsin (Jan. 10) • recorded six points (1g-5a) in sweep over Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17).

2013-14 • Freshman Season: Named National Rookie of the Year, WCHA Rookie of the Year, All-WCHA Rookie Team honoree, USCHO All-Rookie Team honoree and WCHA Preseason Rookie of the Year • played in all 41 games and ranked second in the nation in rookie scoring with 36 points (19g-17a) • registered 11 multi-point games, including five multi-goal games • led the team and ranked second in the nation with eight power-play goals • ranked second on the team with 161 shots on goal • picked up four WCHA Rookie of the Week awards • made collegiate debut in season-opening 3-1 win at Colgate (Oct. 4) • recorded first collegiate points with two assists in 2-0 win over Wisconsin (Oct. 12) • scored first collegiate goal in 4-0 win at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 18) • scored two power-play goals, including the game-winner, in 6-3 win at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 19) • named WCHA Rookie of the Week after recording four points (3g-1a) at UMD (Oct. 18-19) • scored game-tying goal with 2:02 remaining in 4-3 win at St. Cloud State (Nov. 9) • recorded four points (2g-2a) in sweep at Princeton, including a game-winning goal and a power-play goal (Nov. 30-Dec. 1) • named WCHA Rookie of the Week (Dec. 11) after recording second-straight four-point (2g-2a) series in road sweep at Ohio State (Dec. 7-8) • scored first career shorthanded goal, added a power-play goal and had one assist in 9-2 win at OSU (Dec. 7) • named WCHA Rookie of the Week after recording three points (2g-1a) in 6-0 win over Ohio State (Jan. 10) • had 11 points (6g-5a) during a five-game point streak (Nov. 30-Jan. 10) • had back-to-back three-point series in road sweep at No. 3/4 North Dakota (Jan. 31-Feb. 1) and against Bemidji State (Feb. 7-8) • named the WCHA Rookie of the Week after scoring the game-winner in 3-2 win to clinch the WCHA regular-season title at Wisconsin (Feb. 14) • recorded seven points (4g-3a) during a five-game point streak (Jan. 31-Feb. 14) • named to the WCHA Final Face-off All-Tournament Team after leading the Gophers with four points (2g-2a) in the WCHA Final Face-off, including an empty-net goal in the 3-1 title game against North Dakota (March 8) • recorded three assists in the Frozen Four.

High School/Club: Played for the Blake School under coach Shawn Reid • named 2013 Minnesota Ms. Hockey • team was Minnesota Class A State champions in 2013 and 2009 • four-time all-state honoree • four-time all-conference honoree • five-year letterwinner in hockey • scored 57 goals and added 38 assists for 95 points as a senior • recorded 200 goals and 157 assists for 357 career points • member of U.S. Under-18 Team • earned silver medals with Team USA at the 2012 and 2013 IIHF U-18 Women's World Championships • also lettered in lacrosse.

Personal: A 2013 graduate of the Blake School • born June 30, 1995 • daughter of Ken and Tess Cameranesi • has two older siblings, Tony and Samantha • sister Samantha competed on the Gophers' dance team from 2009-13 • brother Tony plays hockey for Minnesota Duluth • undecided on a major • shoots left.

Dani Cameranesi's Career Statistics as of Jan. 21, 2015
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2013-14 41 19 17 36 161 .118 7-14 +23 8 1 4 12
2014-15 24 17 27 44 116 .147 8-16 +44 6 0 5 12
Career Totals 65 36 44 80 277 .130 15-30 +67 14 1 9 24