Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
No. 1 Minnesota up first for Ohio State Friday, 7:07 p.m. CT at Ridder Arena
Road team went 4-0-0 in regular season series
February 19-25, 2013
Ohio State wins shootout, 1-0
Danielle Gagne Photo Gallery
Ohio State Scholar Athlete (2012; 2013)
2013-14 (Junior Season)
Played in all 37 games during the 2013-14 season... tied for third on the team with 23 points... career-highs in both goals (10) and assists (13)... fired 69 shots on goal... tied for the team lead with three game-winning scores (at New Hampshire, Dec. 1; Minnesota State, Jan. 25; at Bemidji State, Feb. 15)... tallied seven points on a pair of goals and five assists in a series against Penn State Jan. 3-4 at the OSU Ice Rink... had four multi-point performances... had a three-game point streak from Dec. 8-Jan. 4... recorded two power play goals... credited with 13 blocked shots.
2012-13 (Sophomore Season)
Suited up for all 37 games for OSU in her sophomore campaign... Tallied 18 points on the season on eight goals and 10 assists... fired 61 shots on goal... had the game-winning goal in a 4-2 win at St. Cloud State Nov. 3... scored two goals, including the game-winner, in a 4-2 win at Princeton Nov. 23... recorded three points on a goal and two assists, Oct. 27 vs. Bemidji State... scored lone power play goal of the season Feb. 8 vs. Minnesota... finished the season with a +9 rating.
2011-12 (Freshman Season) During her inaugural season as a Buckeye she finished with ... 6 goals and 4 assists for a total of 10 points ... was a constant threat in the offensive zone tallying 76 shots on the year ... scored her first goal on October 14, 2011 at home against St. Cloud State ... tallied her first assist in only her second game in the Scarlet and Gray against Bemidji State on October 8, 2011 ... finished her first season with a +/- rating of -9.
Prior to Ohio State
Attended Mayfield Secondary School and was a four-year team Most Valuable Player (2007-08 thru 2010-11) ... also captained the squad in 2010-11 ... skated for the Mississauga Chiefs of the Provincial Women's Hockey League that won the league 2011 regular season title and were a Final Four Weekend finalist ... also captured the 2010 PWHL regular season title ... finished fourth in the PWHL in points, tallying 53 points (26g, 27a) following the 2009-10 season ... member of the 2011 Ontario Women's Hockey Association Intermediate AA Provincial gold medal team ... skated for Team Ontario at the 2011 Canada Winter Games and earned the silver medal ... invited to participate in the 2010 Canadian Women's U18 Selection Camps.
Parents are Wayne and Debbie Gagne ... has a younger brother, Joshua ... pursuing a degree in psychology ... hopes to play for Team Canada ... enjoys reading, swimming, biking, camping and playing softball ... father Wayne played hockey for Western Michigan and was a two-time All American as well as a Hobey Baker Award runner-up ... he was drafted by the Montreal Canadians and also played in Europe.
THE GAGNE FILE
Career Game Highs
|Goals||2||2x, last Nov. 23, 2012 at Princeton|
3x, last Jan. 4, 2014 vs. Penn State
|Points||4||Jan. 4, 2014 vs. Penn State|
|PIM||19||Oct. 15, 2011 vs. St. Cloud State|
|Shots||6||2x, last Nov. 8, 2013 vs. Bemidji State|
Jan. 4, 2014 vs. Penn State
First Goal - Oct. 14, 2011 vs. St. Cloud State
First Assist - Oct. 8, 2011 vs. Bemidji State
Milica McMillen Named Assistant Coach