April Bockin
April  Bockin


Eden Prairie, Minn.

High School:
Eden Prairie HS



08.11.17 Soccer vs Kansas State

08.11.17 Soccer vs Kansas State

Started in all 19 games for the Gophers at forward • Was named Third-Team All-Big Ten • Was named the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 26  Scored four goals on the season, all in Big Ten play • At the end of the regular season, held the NCAA lead for most assists with 12, finished the season still tied for third • Tied a program and conference record with four assists against Michigan State in just 36 minutes, helping the Gophers to a 7-1 win • Tallied her first assist of the season in the Gophers 6-1 win over Iowa State • Picked up an assist in the 2OT, 1-0 win over Providence • Assisted on the first goal against Michigan in a 2-2 draw on the Big Ten Network • While assiting on four goals against Michigan State, she also picked up her first goal in the game in the 55th minute • Assisted on both goals in the Gophers upset victory of No. 16 Rutgers • Scored her second goal of the season in a 3-1 win over Maryland on Oct. 1 • Assisted on the game-winning goal against Indiana • Capped off a streak of six-straight games with a point when she picked up another assist against Purdue on Oct. 7 • Scored multiple goals in one game for the second time in her career against Illinois, while also picking up an assist in the 4-0 win. 

Recorded an assist in shutout over Iowa • tallied goal in win against Purdue • scored goal in shutout at Indiana  scored two goals in the first five minutes vs. Villanova • scored off a penalty kick against North Dakota • recorded a goal and an assist during shutout against Utah • scored game-winning goal at Kansas off a penalty kick.

Listed as No. 36 on TopDrawerSoccer.com's Postseason Women's National Top 100 list of freshmen • started for the Gophers in 18 of 22 games on the season • scored an unassisted goal vs. Indiana • collected an assist in Squires’ goal against Purdue • tallied two assists in Minnesota’s victory against Omaha • named B1G Co-Freshman of the Week after a standout performance on the road against Marquette and Texas Tech • netted first collegiate goal against Marquette • made debut in the first match of the season vs. NDSU.

Graduate of Eden Prairie High School • four-year letterwinner in soccer and lettered in figure skating and track and field • Lake All-Conference and MN All-State player all four years of high school • was named Minnesota Ms. Soccer in 2014 • named Star Tribune Metro Player of the Year • All Tournament Player in 2013 and 2014 • Athena Award winner • member of the 2012 Region II OOP team • member of the 2014 High School State runner-up team • was voted Team MVP in 2014.

Born Sept. 25, 1996 • daughter of Russell and Sarah Bockin • has an older brother (Bryce) • intends to major in Kinesiology • High School AP Scholar with Distinction and earned a Honors diploma • earned NSCAA All-America honors.

April Bockin's Career Statistics
2017 19 4 12 20 49 17
2016 18 7 3 17 22 14
2015 22 2 5 9 30 18
Career Totals 40 9 8 26 52 33



Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

Heslin, Peterson Named 2018 Captains

12/8/2017 - W. Soccer

Head Coach Stefanie Golan announced that 2018 seniors Emily Heslin and Emily Peterson will lead the Maroon and Gold.

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

B1G Recognizes 95 Gophers For Academics

12/6/2017 - W. Soccer

Ninety-five University of Minnesota student-athletes have earned Academic All-Big Ten honors, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

Pair of Gophers Earn Regional Honors

11/29/2017 - W. Soccer

The United Soccer Coaches named a pair of University of Minnesota soccer players to the All-Midwest Region Teams yesterday.

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