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Taylor Wente
Taylor  Wente

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Plymouth, Minn.

High School:
Maple Grove HS

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
04/01/1999


12/09/2017

Gophers Roll Past Bulldogs, 5-0

Minnesota wrapped up the first half of the 2017-18 regular season with a win over Minnesota Duluth on Saturday

12/08/2017

Gophers Tie Bulldogs, 3-3 in OT

Minnesota received goals from Taylor Wente, Grace Zumwinkle, and Caitlin Reilly in the tie Friday night at Ridder Arena

11/18/2017

Minnesota Completes WCHA Sweep

Sydney Baldwin, Emily Brown, and Nicole Schammel scored in the Gophers' 4-3 win over St. Cloud State

11/17/2017

Woken Leads Gophers Past Huskies

Alex Woken scored two goals and Sidney Peters recorded 14 saves as Minnesota won 3-0 Friday night

11/15/2017

Five Minutes with Taylor Wente

Listen as the Voice of Gopher Women's Hockey Dan Hamann catches up with freshman forward Taylor Wente

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Career Stats

High School/Club: A 2017 graduate of Maple Grove High School where she played for coach Amber Hegland • four-year hockey letterwinner who also earned two varsity letters in softball • four-time all-state and all-conference honoree in hockey • two-time captain • three-time Star Tribune all-metro honoree • led Maple Grove to a 22-5-1 record and posted 53 points (26g-27a) in 26 games as a senior • three-time USA Today American Family Insurance All-USA honoree • named USA Today Preseason All-American and 2017 USA Today High School Sports All-USA Second Team honoree • named 2017 Athena Award recipient • 2017 Minnesota Ms. Hockey finalist • helped the Crimson to a state runner-up finish at the 2016 Minnesota State Class AA Tournament as a junior • named to 2016 Minnesota Class AA all-tournament team • member of U.S. Women’s Under-18 Team • two-time gold medalist with the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team at the 2017 and 2016 IIHF Under-18 Women’s World Championships • competed in Under-18 Three-Game Series between the U.S. and Canada in August 2015 and August 2016.

Personal: Born April 1, 1999 • daughter of Paul and Jill Wente • has two siblings, Josh and Parker • interested in studying education or sales • shoots right.

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