21 Dani Cameranesi  
Dani  Cameranesi


Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Blake School






Brandt Leads USA in U-22 Series

The Gophers combined for eight points in the annual three-game series between the U.S. and Canada


Canada Evens U-22 Series with 2-1 Win

Gophers Sydney Baldwin and Sarah Potomak scored goals for their respective teams


U.S. Tops Canada 4-1 in U-22 Game One

Hannah Brandt scored the game-winning goal for the U.S. as eight Gophers represent their countries


Eight Gophers to Face Off in U-22 Series

Six American Gophers and two Canadian Gophers will represent their home countries in this week's three-game series


Ten Gophers Invited to USA Hockey Festival

Seven current student-athletes and three alumni are among the 83 players invited to USA Hockey's Women’s National Festival


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

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2014-15 • Sophomore Season: Named Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award top-10 finalist, AHCA/CCM Second Team All-American, All-USCHO Third Team, All-WCHA First Team, NCAA All-Tournament Team and WCHA All-Academic Team honoree • ranked fourth in the nation and second in the WCHA with 65 points (23g-42a) • ranked second in the nation and led the WCHA with 42 assists • ranked fourth in the nation and led the team with 1.05 assists per game while playing in 40 games • 42 assists and +63 plus/minus is tied for seventh in Gopher single-season records • 189 shots on goal is tied for 10th in Gopher single-season records • tied for seventh in the nation with seven power-play goals • tied for sixth in the nation with six game-winning goals • second on the team with 18 multi-point games, including 11 multi-assist games and five multi-goal games • recorded at least one point in eight of the first nine games of the season, including a seven-game point streak (Oct. 10-31) • had three-consecutive four-point series at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 10-11), at then-No. 1 Wisconsin (Oct. 17-18) and against then-No. 9 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 then-No. 1 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 then-No. 9 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) • 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 then-No. 3 Wisconsin (Jan. 10) • recorded six points (1g-5a) in sweep over Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17) • named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week after recording three points in sweep over then-No. 6 Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 13-14), including two assists in a 7-1 win before scoring the game-winning goal in a 2-0 win to clinch the 2015 WCHA regular-season title • earned fourth WCHA Offensive Player of the Week award after leading the team with four goals (2g-2a) in sweep at Bemidji State (Feb. 20-21) • had a career-best seven points (2g-5a) in WCHA First Round sweep over Minnesota State (Feb. 27-28) • had three points in the NCAA postseason with one assist in each game • won gold with Team USA at the 2015 IIHF Women's World Championship in Malmo, Sweden.

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 (2015 Final)
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 40 23 42 65 189 .122 12-24 +63 7 0 6 19
Career Totals 81 42 59 101 350 .120 19-38 +86 15 1 10 31