The 2016 Patty Kazmeier Memorial Award was given to an American hockey player. She led the Northeastern Huskies to their first NCAA tournament appearance with 50 goals and 34 assists.
She spent three seasons with the Chicago Mission U19 club, averaging more than 1.5 points each game. In 2008, in the IIHF U18 Championships in Canada, she earned her first gold medal.
She concluded her time at Northeastern as the school's leading scorer in both goals and points. At the 2014 Sochi Olympics, she earned a silver medal.
She had three siblings when she was growing up. Her older brother played hockey and lacrosse in Division III.
At Sochi, she and Hockey Player Meghan Duggan were teammates.
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