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Lauren Boyle
Lauren  Boyle

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Los Gatos, Calif.

Last College:
Eden Prairie (MN)

Height:
5-3

Position:
Defenseman

02/20/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

Career Honors

• NCAA No. 2 Star of the Week 1 time (11/14/18)
• WCHA Offensive Player of the Week 1 time (11/14/18)
• WCHA Defensive Player of the Week 1 time (2/27/18)
• WCHA All-Rookie Team (2016)
• WCHA Rookie of the Week 1 time (10/27/15)
• WCHA All-Academic Team (2018)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018)

2017-18 - Junior

• Appeared in all 39 games

• Tallied a career-high 26 points on five goals and 21 assists, tied for fifth on the team, while her assists ranked third
• Earned the NCAA No. 2 Star of the Week and the WCHA Offensive Player of the Week award on Nov. 14 after her massive five-point weekend against Minnesota State
• Named the WCHA Defensive Player of the Week on Feb. 27 after another five-point weekend against Minnesota State in the first round of the WCHA tournament
• Notched four points against Minnesota State on Nov. 11, the highest point total of any OSU player in the 2017-18 season 
• Tallied three assists in the 5-2 win over Minnesota State on Feb. 24
• Had six multi-point games: Nov. 11 vs Minnesota State (two goals, two assists), Nov. 24 at No. 9 Robert Morris (two assists), Jan. 12 vs No. 9 Robert Morris (two assists), Jan. 13 vs Robert Morris (two assists), Feb. 23 vs Minnesota State (one goal, one assist), Feb. 24 vs Minnesota State (three assists)
• Notched her lone game winning goal of the season at No. 4 Boston College in the NCAA Quarterfinals
• Blocked 42 shots, good for third on the team
• Tallied a season high plus-four rating in two different games (Nov. 11 vs Minnesota State, Feb. 24 vs Minnesota State)
• WCHA All-Academic Team
• OSU Scholar Athlete

2016-17 – Sophomore

• Appeared in 32 games
• Scored six goals and notched eight assists
• Tallied her first career hat trick in a 3-0 win against Lindenwood (Nov. 5)
• Scored a goal in three straight games, all against North Dakota: she scored in both games of the final regular season series against the Fighting Hawks, and her overtime goal on Feb. 24 gave Ohio State a victory in the first game of its WCHA Playoff series against UND
• Had two five-game point streaks: from Oct. 29-Nov. 12 and from Feb. 11-Feb.25 
• Had an assist and four shots-on-goal in the home opener against Minnesota (Oct. 21)
• Tallied an assist in the 4-0 win over Lindenwood (Nov. 4)
• Had an assist in each road game against St. Cloud State (Nov. 11-12)
• Assisted on the game-winning goal in the 2-1 victory over Bemidji State (Jan. 13)
• Blocked 45 shots, fourth-most on the team

2015-16 – Freshman

• Appeared in all 36 games
• WCHA All-Rookie Team
• Totaled 17 points (3 goals, 14 assists) which was tied for fourth among all freshmen defensemen in the NCAA
• Opened her collegiate career with two assists at Lindenwood (Oct. 2)
• Scored her first career goal in a 2-1 win over Penn State (Jan. 2)
• Tallied four assists in the series against Minnesota State (Oct. 23-24), earning WCHA Rookie of the Week award
• Her five multi-point games were second-most on the team and four of them came in Ohio State victories
• Had a season-high three assists against Minnesota State (Oct. 24)

Prior to Ohio State
• Four-time All-Conference honoree at Eden Prairie HS
• Served as a starter all four season as an Eagle in addition to being a captain her senior season
• 2014-15 All-American as well as a three-time All-State performer
• Lettered as a member of the golf team

Personal

• Daughter of Scott and Amy Boyle
• Has one older brother, Cameron
• Hobbies include golfing, traveling, and photography.

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2015-16 36 3 14 17 66 14-39 -16 1 0 0
2016-17 32 6 8 14 69 9-18 0 3 0 1
TOTAL 68 9 22 31 130 20-51 -16 4 0

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WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2015-16 28 2 10 12 47 11-30 -16 1 0 0
2016-17 23 2 6 8 43 7-14 -8 2 0 0
TOTAL 51 4 16 20 90 18-44 -24 3 0 0

THE BOYLE FILE

Career Game Highs

Goals 3

Nov. 5, 2016 vs. Lindenwood

Assists 3

2x, last on Feb. 24, 2018 vs. Minnesota State

Points 4 Nov. 11, 2017 vs Minnesota State
PIM 14 Jan. 9, 2016 at Minnesota
Shots 6 Nov. 21, 2015 at St. Cloud State
Plus/Minus +4

2x, last on Feb. 24, 2018 vs Minnesota State