Three different Gophers scored as Minnesota skated to a 3-0 season-opening win over Lindenwood
The back-to-back defending national champion Gophers host Lindenwood at Ridder Arena this weekend
The Gophers enter the 2016-17 season hungry for a historic third-straight national championship
Four Golden Gopher women's hockey players participated in study abroad trips over the summer.
Find out what the defending national champion Gophers did all summer
Following a 6-1 win on Saturday, the Gopher women's hockey team fell to North Dakota, 3-2.
2015-16 • Junior Season: Named WCHA All-Academic and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • played defense all season after seeing action at both forward and defense early in her career • posted a career-best 29 points (5g-24a) • ranked fourth on the team with a plus/minus of +47 • had four assists in sweep over St. Cloud State (Oct. 9-10) • recorded three assists in sweep at Ohio State (Oct. 16-17) • had 10 points (1g-9a) during a six-game point streak (Oct. 2-23) • had two assists in sweep over Bemidji State (Nov. 13-14) • set up a power-play goal in 6-3 win over Yale (Nov. 20) • had three assists in 11-1 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 27) • had three points (2g-1a), including both game-winning goals, in series sweep vs. Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17) • had two assists in 7-3 win at UMD (Feb. 12) • scored game-winning goal in 4-0 win vs. Wisconsin (Feb. 19) • had an assist in 5-0 WCHA First Round win vs. Ohio State (Feb. 27) • recorded an assist in NCAA quarterfinal win over Princeton (March 12) • had an assist in 3-2 Frozen Four semifinal overtime win vs. Wisconsin (March 18) • had an assist in the 3-1 national championship win vs. Boston College (March 20).
2014-15 • Sophomore Season: Named to NCAA All-Tournament Team • appeared in all 41 games and saw action at both forward and defense • recorded 19 points (3g-16a) • ranked sixth on the team with 27 blocked shots and a +41 plus/minus rating • had five multi-point games • recorded two assists in season-opening wins over Penn State (Oct. 3) and Boston University (Oct. 4) • assisted Meghan Lorence's goal in 3-3 overtime tie at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 11) • assisted game-winning goal in 5-2 win over North Dakota (Oct. 24) • recorded first multi-point game of the season with two assists in 5-2 win at Princeton (Nov. 30) • had two assists in 10-0 win over St. Lawrence (Jan. 4), including setting up Rachael Bona's game-winning goal • picked up an assist in 4-1 win over Wisconsin (Jan. 10) • had points in back-to-back games, scoring her first goal of the season in 7-1 win at St. Cloud State (Jan. 24) and adding an assist in 3-3 overtime tie with Ohio State (Jan. 30) • had two points (1g-1a) in 4-2 win at BSU (Feb. 21), scoring the game-tying goal and assisting Maryanne Menefee's game-winning goal • had four assists in WCHA First Round sweep over Minnesota State (Feb. 27-28) • had three-straight two-point games (Feb. 21-28) • had two points (1g-1a) in the Frozen Four, assisting the game-winning goal in 3-1 semifinal win over Wisconsin (March 20) and putting the Gophers up 1-0 late in the first period of 4-1 national championship win over Harvard (March 22).
2013-14 • Freshman Season: Recorded 16 points (3g-13a) in 40 games • ranked third on the team with 39 blocked shots • made collegiate debut in season-opening 3-1 win at Colgate (Oct. 4) • recorded first collegiate points with two assists in the series sweep at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 18-19) • scored first two collegiate goals, including the game-winner, in 6-1 win over North Dakota (Nov. 16) • scored third career goal on the power-play in 4-1 win at Yale (Nov. 24) • picked up an assist in 9-1 win over Princeton (Dec. 1) • recorded assists in back-to-back games, setting up Milica McMillen for the Gophers' first goal in 5-1 win at Ohio State (Dec. 8) and assisting Dani Cameranesi in 6-0 win over Ohio State (Jan. 10) • recorded two assists in sweep over Bemidji State (Feb. 7-8) • had a three-game point streak (3a) with assists in three-straight games at Wisconsin (Feb. 15) and in back-to-back 6-0 wins over Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 21-22) • picked up an assist in the 7-1 win over St. Cloud State (March 1) in the WCHA First Round • assisted Dani Cameranesi in the 4-1 WCHA Final Face-off semifinal win over Minnesota Duluth (March 7) • assisted Rachael Bona's game-tying goal in the national championship against Clarkson (March 23).
High School/Club: Played at Eagan High School for coach Scott Darwitz • two-time all-state, all-metro and all-conference honoree • named Pioneer Press 2013 Player of the Year • five-time hockey letterwinner • recorded 71 points as a senior • posted 70 points to help the Wildcats to a fourth-place finish in the 2012 Class AA State Tournament as a junior • totaled 223 career points at Eagan • named to the 2013 U.S Women's National U-18 roster for the IIHF U-18 Women's World Championships in Heinola and Vierumäki, Finland • attended USA Hockey national development camps in 2010, 2011 and 2012 • played in the Minnesota High School Fall Elite League • played for the Minnesota Junior Whitecaps • also lettered twice in golf.
Personal: Born June 8, 1995 • daughter of Tim and Kari Wolfe • has one brother, Sam • a 2013 graduate of Eagan High School • major is business and marketing education • shoots right • enjoys playing golf and going out on her boat.
|Megan Wolfe's Career Statistics (As of March 24, 2016)|
Gopher Women's Hockey Live vs. Lindenwood
Follow the action between the Gophers and Lions in Saturday's series finale at Ridder Arena.
Gophers Shut Out Lions, 3-0
Three different Gophers scored as Minnesota skated to a 3-0 season-opening win over Lindenwood.
Banner-Raising Set for Friday
Join the Gophers to celebrate the program's 2016 national championship prior to Friday's season-opener.