Rachel Ramsey
Rachel  Ramsey


Chanhassen, Minn.

High School:
Minnetonka HS






Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Ramsey

Catch up with Gophers alum and three-time national champion Rachel Ramsey


72 Gophers Earn B1G Distinguished Scholar Award

Nine Golden Gophers maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the 2014-15 academic year.


Four Gophers Honored by Big Ten

Cline, Ramsey, Schipper and Stecklein pick up Big Ten Distinguished Scholar awards


Thirteen Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Rachael Bona and Rachel Ramsey are three-time Academic All-Big Ten honorees


Six Gophers Pick Up All-USCHO Honors

Brandt, Stecklein, Ramsey, Cameranesi, Leveille and Pannek were recognized by USCHO.com


Gophers Advance to Frozen Four

Minnesota advanced to its third straight Frozen Four with a win over Boston University.


Hockey City Classic Feature

Relive the the Hockey City Classic with the Gopher women's hockey team.


Gophers Beat, Tie Ohio State

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


Gophers Split with UND

Following a 6-1 win on Saturday, the Gopher women's hockey team fell to North Dakota, 3-2.


Gophers Sweep Mavericks

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


Gophers Vs Buckeyes

Women's Saturday Hockey


Gophers vs North Dakota

WCHA Action

Photo Gallery

2014-15 • Senior Season: Named Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award top-10 finalist, AHCA/CCM First Team All-American, All-USCHO Second Team, WCHA Defensive Player of the Year, All-WCHA First Team, Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and WCHA All-Academic Team • named co-captain • appeared in all 41 games and led the WCHA and ranked second in the nation for scoring among defensemen with 33 points (9g-24a) • second on the team with 58 blocked shots • third on the team with a +49 plus/minus rating • had seven multi-point games • started the season with five assists during a three-game point streak • assisted the game-winning goals in 8-0 win over Penn State (Oct. 3) and 5-2 win over Boston University (Oct. 4) • had an assist in 3-0 win at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 10) • recorded two points in series sweep at No. 1 Wisconsin, including scoring the game-winning goal in 2-1 overtime win (Oct. 18) • had four points (1g-3a) during a three-game point streak (Nov. 14-21) • had seven points (3g-4a) during a six-game point streak (Nov. 30-Jan. 10), including an assist in 5-2 win at Princeton (Nov. 30), three points (2g-1a) against St. Cloud State (Dec. 5-6), two points (1g-1a) in sweep over St. Lawrence (Jan. 4-6) and an assist in a 4-1 win over No. 3 Wisconsin (Jan. 10) • had three points (1g-2a) in sweep over Minnesota State (Jan. 16-17) • had three assists in tie and win over Ohio State (Jan. 30-31) • scored third goal in 3-1 win at North Dakota (Feb. 7) • had three points (1g-2a), including scoring the game-winning goal, in 7-1 win over No. 6 Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 13) • scored the game-winner on the power play and added an assist in 6-2 NCAA quarterfinal win over RIT (March 14).

2013-14 • Junior Season: Named AHCA/CCM First Team All-American, WCHA Defensive Player of the Year, All-WCHA First Team honoree, All-USCHO First Team honoree, WCHA Scholar-Athlete and WCHA All-Academic Team and Academic All-Big Ten honoree • ranked second in the nation in scoring among defensemen with 43 points (12g-31a) and 1.05 points per game while playing in all 41 games • tied for second on the team with a +42 plus/minus rating • 31 assists ranks tied for fifth and 43 points ranks sixth all-time in Gopher single-season records for defenseman scoring • ranked fourth on the team with 36 blocked shots • recorded 11 multi-point games • scored career-high two goals in 8-3 win at Colgate (Oct. 5) • named WCHA Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 30) following two-point effort in series sweep of Bemidji State (Oct. 25-26) • recorded 10 points (4g-6a) during a seven-game point streak (Nov. 1-23) • recorded three assists in 7-0 win at Minnesota State (Nov. 2) • had a career-best five points (1g-4a) in home-and-home series sweep over MSU (Nov. 1-2) • scored two goals in series split with North Dakota (Nov. 16-17) • tallied a pair of assists in sweep over Princeton (Nov. 30-Dec. 1) • scored the go-ahead goal in 2-2 tie with OSU (Jan. 11) • recorded six assists in three games with three at Minnesota State (Jan. 19), one against St. Cloud State (Jan. 24) and two against the Huskies (Jan. 25) • assisted Dani Cameranesi's first goal in 3-1 win at No. 3/4 North Dakota (Feb. 1) • recorded a career-high four assists in 10-0 win over Bemidji State (Feb. 7) • assisted Dani Cameranesi's game-winner in 3-2 win to clinch the WCHA regular-season title at Wisconsin (Feb. 14) • had four points (1g-3a) in sweep over Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 21-22) • had three points (1g-2a) in WCHA First Round sweep over St. Cloud State (Feb. 28-March 1) • named the WCHA Final Face-off Most Valuable Player and to the all-tournament team after recording two points (1g-1a) in the 3-1 championship game win over North Dakota (March 8) & bull; recorded three points (1g-2a) in 5-1 NCAA quarterfinal win over Boston University (March 15).

2012-13 • Sophomore Season: Appeared in all 41 games • had a career-high 29 points (9g-20a) • posted a plus/minus ratio of +46 • All-WCHA Third Team selection • named to All-WCHA Academic Team • assisted Becky Kortum in the season opener against Colgate (Sept. 28) • notched her first goal of the season in a 7-2 win over Ohio State (Oct. 19) • tallied a career-high three points by dishing out three assists in the series finale against OSU (Oct. 20) • recorded a goal in the 4-0 victory over Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 3) • had two assists against Minnesota State (Nov. 17) in a 9-1 win • assisted Bethany Brausen in 10-2 rout of New Hampshire (Nov. 24) • notched an assist in each game against Bemidji State (Dec. 7-8) • tallied a goal and an assist in the 6-3 win over North Dakota (Jan. 12) • had two points (1g-1a) in 8-1 rout of Minnesota State (Jan. 18) • notched three points (1g-2a) in Wisconsin road series (Jan. 25-27) • posted assists in back-to-back games against Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 2) and Ohio State (Feb. 8) • began a five-game point streak with a goal against Bemidji State (Feb. 15) • had two goals and an assist in the BSU series (Feb. 15-16) • notched a goal and an assist against St. Cloud State (Feb. 22-23) • tallied an assist in the first game of the WCHA First Round (March 1) • recorded three points (1g-2a) in the 6-3 win over Boston University (March 24) in the national championship game.

2011-12 • Freshman Season: Played in all 41 games, compiling four goals and 21 assists for 25 points as a rookie • scored her first career goal in her first career game against Union (Sept. 30) • tallied two assists against St. Cloud State (Oct. 8) • recorded two assists against UNH (Nov. 18) • scored a goal and assisted on another in a 7-3 victory over Harvard (Nov. 27) • scored a power play goal against Ohio State (Dec. 10) • had two assists in a 5-0 victory at Ohio State (Feb. 10) • had an assist in the 5-2 win over No. 5 North Dakota (Feb. 18) • tallied an assist in Minnesota's 3-1 win over Cornell in the Frozen Four semifinals (March 16) • scored points in 21 games • was Minnesota's top-scoring freshman • top-scoring rookie defenseman in the WCHA • named to the WCHA All-Rookie team.

High School/Club: Played at Minnetonka High School • a finalist for the 2011 Ms. Hockey award • a two-year team captain • played forward until her sophomore year when she moved to defense • led Minnetonka to the Minnesota Class AA State Championship as a senior in 2011 • Minnetonka had a 23-1-1 record in her senior season • guided the team to a Classic Lake Conference championship and a 20-4-4 record in her junior season • named all-state, all-conference and second team all-metro in 2010 • Minnetonka's all-time leading scorer with 174 points (78g-96a) • member of the Minnesota High School Elite League and the Minnesota Jr. Whitecaps • has participated in multiple USA Hockey Development Camps.

Personal: A 2011 graduate of Minnetonka High School • born October 14, 1992 • daughter of Mike and Jill Ramsey • her father, Mike, was a Golden Gopher, played on the 1980 Miracle on Ice Team and in the National Hockey League, and is a former assistant coach of the Minnesota Wild • major is business and marketing with a minor in communications and a minor in management, with hopes of going into broadcasting or advertising • shoots left.

Rachel Ramsey's Career Statistics (Final)
Season GP G A Points Shots Shot% Pen-Min +/- PPG SHG GWG Blk
2011-12 41 4 21 25 90 .044 18-36 +35 3 0 0 23
2012-13 41 9 20 29 101 .089 19-38 +46 0 1 4 13
2013-14 41 12 31 43 131 .092 18-36 +42 6 0 2 36
2014-15 41 9 24 33 154 .058 15-30 +49 3 0 3 58
Career Totals 164 34 96 130 476 .071 70-140 +172 12 1 9 130


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Leveille Returns to State of Hockey

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University of Minnesota alumna Amanda Leveille has signed with the NWHL's Minnesota Whitecaps for the 2018-19 season.

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