Jackie Pieper
Jackie  Pieper

RS Junior

Edina, Minn.

High School:
Edina HS





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Minnesota dropped a 4-3 decision to visiting Merrimack Friday night at Ridder Arena


Summer Stories: Part II

The Gopher women's hockey juniors and seniors share how they spent their time during summer break


Meet the Newcomers: Jackie Pieper

Jackie Pieper joins the Golden Gophers as a transfer from Merrimack College for the 2017-18 season

Before Minnesota: Began collegiate career at Merrimack College, playing for the Warriors in 2015-16 and 2016-17 • two-year team captain at Merrimack • compiled 23 points (9g-14a) in 70 games played • one of 11 players to appear in all 34 games during the Warriors’ inaugural season in 2015-16 • tied for fourth on the team in points (11) and led the Warriors with five power-play goals, which tied for second in Hockey East among rookies, in 2015-16 • scored first career goal in first career game against St. Cloud State (Oct. 2, 2015) • posted 12 points (3g-9a) in 36 games played as a redshirt sophomore in 2016-17 • began her college career at Merrimack College as a freshman in 2014-15, the year before the women’s hockey program was established.

High School/Club: A 2014 graduate of Edina High School where she played for coach Dean Williamson • varsity hockey letterwinner from 2010 to 2014 • began her high school career at Benilde St. Margaret’s under coach Dave Herbst before transferring to Edina as a junior • two-time all-conference honoree.

Personal: Born Oct. 9, 1995 • daughter of Liz and Mark Pieper • has one sibling, Duke • intends to study Speech, Language, Hearing and Science • shoots left • played high school hockey with Gopher teammate Taylor Williamson • uncle Nick Gerebi played hockey for the Gophers • named to Dean’s List every semester at Merrimack • enjoys waterskiing and wakeboarding.

Jackie Pieper's Career Statistics (2016-17 Final)
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2015-16 (At MC) 34 6 5 11 63 .095 4-8 -32 5 1 1 0
2016-17 (At MC) 36 3 9 12 45 .067 3-6 -10 1 0 0 0
Career Totals 70 9 14 23 108 .083 7-14 -42 6 1 1 0


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Gophers Meet with Media


Members of the Gopher women's hockey team met with the media to preview the team's upcoming series at UMD.

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