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Katie Matheny
Katie  Matheny

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Westminster Christian Academy

Last College:
St. Louis Lady Blues (AAA)

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

10/04/2016

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

2015-16 (Junior Season)

Played in 34 games during her junior campaign, ending up with five goals and seven assists … scored the game-winning goal in the very first game of the season, the first game-winning goal of her career … tied a career-high with two goals on two separate occasions: Nov. 28 against Vermont and Jan. 23 against Minnesota State, both Buckeye victories … assisted on the game-winning goal in Ohio State’s 3-2 win over No. 6 North Dakota on Nov. 14 … also assisted on the game-winner in the Buckeyes’ other win over North Dakota that took place in Columbus on Feb. 19

2014-15 (Sophomore Season)

Appeared in 33 games during her sophomore campaign... registered two goals and three assists for five points on the year... both goals came in Ohio State's 6-0 victory over Minnesota State on Feb. 7, the first multi-goal game of her career... started the season off with six consecutive games where she won the majority of her faceoffs.

2013-14 (Freshman Season)

Suited up for 22 games during rookie season... tallied four points on three goals and an assist... scored first-career goal Nov. 15 against Minnesota Duluth... recorded first-career assist at Minnesota Duluth Jan. 19... fired 33 shots on goal... scored a power play goal and put a season-high five shots on net at Minnesota State Nov. 22... credited with 11 blocked shots.

Prior to Ohio State: Matheny was a forward for the St. Louis AAA Blues... Matheny previously played five seasons for Team Pittsburgh Hockey, helping to lead them to the 2010 14U USA Hockey Tier I National Championship... While playing for Team Pittsburgh, Matheny was the team leader in points for three-consecutive seasons and was named MVP of the 2011 Nike Bauer tournament... She was selected to USA Hockey Select U14, U15 and U16 camps.

Personal: Daughter of Mike and Kristin... has four siblings, Tate, Luke, Jake and Blaise... father Mike played 13 seasons in Major League Baseball and is currently the manager of the St. Louis Cardinals... Mike (baseball) and Krisitin (field hockey) were both student-athletes at the University of Michigan... Katie also lettered in soccer, softball and lacrosse while attending Westminster Christian Academy near St. Louis.

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2013-14 22 3 1 4 33 1-2 -5 1 0 0
2014-15 33 2 3 5 34 0-0 +1 0 0 0
2015-16 34 5 7 12 45 1-2 -14 0 0 1
2016-17 4 1 0 1 5 0-0 +1 0 0 0
TOTAL 93 11 11 22 117 2-4 -17 1 0

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WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2013-14 16 2 1 3 24 0-0 -5 1 0 0
2014-15 26 2 1 3 26 0-0 +1 0 0 0
2015-16 26 2 6 8 34 1-2 -15 0 0 0
2016-17 2 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 70 6 8 14 85 1-2 -19 1 0 0

THE MATHENY FILE

Career Game Highs

Goals 2 2x, last Nov. 28, 2015 at Vermont
Assists 1

8x, last Dec. 12, 2015 vs. Minnesota Duluth

Points 2 2x, last Nov. 28, 2015 at Vermont
PIM 2 2x, last Nov. 6, 2015 vs. Bemidji State
Shots 6 Feb. 7, 2017 vs. Minnesota State
Plus/Minus +2

3x, last Feb. 7, 2017 vs. Minnesota State

Career Milestones

First Goal - Nov. 15, 2013 vs. Minnesota Duluth

First Assist - Jan. 19, 2014 at Minnesota Duluth