Seniors Spooner and Wild named Offensive and Defensive MVP, respectively
Senior Natalie Spooner breaks season goals record with two scores in the loss
Junior Hokey Langan scored two goals in the win
Senior captain Laura McIntosh tallies Ohio State's lone goal in the game
Buckeyes honored their five seniors prior to the game
Laura McIntosh Photo Gallery
Ohio State Career Honors
Voted assistant captain of the Buckeyes for the 2010-11 season (along with Natalie Spooner and Kelly Wild) ... enters her senior year as Ohio State's record holder with 96 career assists ... is also 3rd in career points (131) ... competed with the WCHA All-Star Team against the U.S. Women's National Team in St. Paul, Minn. (September 2009) ... received the team's Most Valuable Freshman award (2008-09) ... Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2008-09) ... named WCHA Offensive Player of the Week (Oct. 20 & Dec. 1, 2010)
Selected to participate in the Canadian National Women's Team September Camp/Fall Festival, Sept. 17-25, in Calgary ... invited to Team Canada's U-22/Development Camp, August 7-16, 2011 ... won gold as a member of the 2011 MLP Cup U-22 team ... participated in the Canadian National Women's Program Strength and Conditioning Camp, May 25-30, 2010 in Calgary ... twice attended the Canadian Women's Under-22 Strength and Conditioning/Skating Camp (April 30-May 3, 2009 and May 28-31, 2010 in Calgary) ... invited to participate in Hockey Canada's Under-22 Women's Summer Selection Camp, Aug. 10-19, 2008 in Toronto ... won the silver medal with Canada's National Women's Under-18 Team in the inaugural IIHF World Women's U-18 Championships in January 2008 ... also was a member of the Canadian U-18 Team that won the summer series against the U-18 Team USA squad in August 2007.
2010-11 (Junior Season)
Played in 33 of Ohio State's 36 games ... led the team with career-best 47 points, sixth-highest total in a season by a Buckeye ... had 33 assists that is third-highest in a season at Ohio State ... finished second on the squad with career-best 14 goals ... three goals were on the power play and three were game-winners ... her 36 points and 26 assists in WCHA play led the team, while her 10 goals was tied for second on the squad ... tallied two power-play goals and two game-winners in conference play ... had 14 multiple-point games with eight multiple-assist and three multiple-goal games ... led the team with 19 points on the power play with three goals and 16 assists ... finished tied for sixth in the NCAA in assists per game (1.00) and 17th in points per game (1.42) ... was fifth in WCHA in assists and ninth in points ... combined with the final eight games of the 2009-10 season to go on a 13-game point streak that ended on Oct. 23 at Wisconsin ... longest point streak of the season was seven game from Oct. 29-Nov. 19 ... opened the season with two goals and one assist in the 4-1 win at Robert Morris (Oct. 8) ... followed with an assist in another 4-1 win at Robert Morris (Oct. 9) ... became just the fifth Buckeye in team history to have five points in a game as she scored a hat trick and added two assists in the 6-1 win over St. Cloud State (Oct. 16) ... concluded home series against the Huskies with a plus-6 on-ice rating ... scored a power-play goal and dished out three helpers in the 6-5 loss at Wisconsin (Oct. 22) ... became the sixth Buckeye to reach the 100-point milestone on Oct. 29 after having three helpers in Ohio State's 5-1 win over Syracuse ... added two more assists the following day in the 6-2 win over the Orange ... had two assists in both losses to Minnesota State (Nov. 12-13) ... assisted the game-winning goal in Ohio State's 4-2 upset over then-No. 3 Minnesota Duluth on the road (Nov. 19) ... scored the game-tying goal in the 2-2 draw against Bemidji State, while also assisting in the first score (Nov. 26) ... factored in two of OSU's goals in the 3-2 win against the Beavers, finishing with a goal and an assist (Nov. 27) ... missed three games to compete for Team Canada at the MLP Cup, winning the gold ... returned to the squad and scored the game-tying goal in an eventual 3-2 win at Minnesota State (Jan. 14) ... gave the Buckeyes the 3-2 win over the Mavericks on Jan. 15 after scoring the third goal of the third period ... also added an assist in the game ... tied a career high in the team's 6-1 rout of St. Cloud State, handing out four helpers in the game (Jan. 28) and finishing with a plus-3 on-ice rating ... had two assists vs. the Huskies on Jan. 29, including a helper in the game-winner in the 3-2 win ... had a goal and two assists in the home series vs. ranked North Dakota (Feb. 4-5) ... scored her 12th goal of the season in the 5-2 loss against Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 11) ... tallied both Buckeye goals in the 4-2 loss to Minnesota in the opening game of the WCHA Playoffs in Minneapolis (Feb. 25) ... finished with a minus-3 rating ... assessed 10 penalties for 20 minutes ... totaled 110 shots ...blocked 20 opponent shots.
2009-10 (Sophomore Season)
Played in all 37 games ... led the team with 35 assists, the second-highest total in a season by a Buckeye and only three helpers away from tying the record ... ranked second on the team in points with 45 ... scored 10 goals, two of them while on the power play ... had 11 multiple-point games and eight contests with multiple assists ... collected 18 points, including 16 assists, while on the power play for the second-most PP points on the Buckeyes ... was held without a point in back-to-back games just twice, including only one series in which she did not have a point (Jan. 8-9 at Minnesota) ... carries an eight-game point streak into the 2010-11 season ... in the NCAA, ranked fifth in assists per game (0.95) and 19th in points per game (1.22) ... led the WCHA overall in assists, ranked seventh in points and tied for eighth in power play points ... in conference games only, tied for third in points (37), first in assists (28) and tied for sixth in power play points (14) ... had four assists in the first five games of the season ... scored in 4-3 win in the first game and factored into all three goals in 5-3 loss in game two in series at Wisconsin (Oct. 23-24) ... followed with a five-point series (1g, 4a) in home sweep of Minnesota State (Oct. 30-31) ... again factored into all three goals in 5-3 loss to Minnesota Duluth after scoring a goal in the first game against the Bulldogs (Nov. 13-14) ... collected five assists in a three-game span with three helpers in a sweep at Minnesota State and two in 5-2 win vs. Bemidji State (Jan. 15-22) ... had four points, including three assists, and was plus-3 in 5-4 victory against Wisconsin (Jan. 29) ... totaled six points in split at Minnesota Duluth with a career-high four assists in 5-4 overtime loss the first game and a goal and assist in 6-3 upset in game two to hand UMD its last loss of the season as it claimed the 2010 NCAA title (Feb. 12-13) ... after a goal and assist in 3-2 loss to St. Cloud State, assisted on the game-tying goal with 20 seconds left in regulation in 4-4 OT tie the following game and scored the winning shootout goal to get the extra point in the WCHA standings (Feb. 19-20) ... had three helpers in a First Round WCHA Playoff sweep of Wisconsin, one in the first game and two in the second game including setting up the game-winning OT goal in the 4-3 win to advance to the conference's semifinal (Feb. 26-27) ... assisted on the game-tying goal with 18 seconds left in regulation in 5-4 double-overtime loss to Minnesota in WCHA Final Faceoff semifinal in Minneapolis (March 6) ... finished with a plus-6 rating ... had 15 penalties for 30 minutes ... assessed only two penalties in the last 12 games of the season ... totaled 134 shots on goal.
2008-09 (Freshman Season)
Played in all 36 games ... led the Buckeyes in points with 39 and assists with 28 ... also scored 11 goals ... her 39 points rank third all-time in the Buckeye records for freshman scoring and ninth overall in season scoring ... set an OSU rookie record with 28 assists, which also ranks fourth in the season records ... had nine power play points, including eight assists, to rank third on the team in PP scoring ... overall in the WCHA, ranked 16th in scoring, fifth in rookie scoring and tied for 10th in assists ... ranked seventh in the NCAA in rookie scoring with 1.08 points per game and 21st in assists with 0.78 per game ... 34 of her points (10g, 24a) were against WCHA opponents to tie for eighth in the league ... her 24 assists vs. the WCHA tied for fifth ... had 11 multiple-point games, including seven with multiple assists and two with multiple goals ... had a seven-game point streak (Nov. 29-Jan. 10) and a six-game point streak (Oct. 18-Nov. 8) ... recorded first point as a Buckeye by scoring the gamewinner in 3-2 victory in the second game of the season at Providence (Oct. 4) ... followed with two assists in home-opener vs. Wisconsin (Oct. 10) ... started six-game point streak with goal and assist at Minnesota (Oct. 18), followed by assisting on three of five goals in sweep of Bemidji State (Oct. 24-25), then earned WCHA Rookie of the Week honors with five points, including a season-high four-point (2g, 2a) performance, at North Dakota (Nov. 1-2) and wrapped up the streak by setting up all three goals in 3-2 win at St. Cloud State (Nov. 8) ... the three assists were a season-high ... had a point in 10 of 11 games between Nov. 29-Jan. 24, including her seven-game streak ... had five points (2g, 3a) in Minnesota State road series (Dec. 12-13) ... opened 2009 with a goal and seven assists in the first eight games ... set up two goals in 4-3 loss vs. St. Cloud State (Jan. 17) and both goals in 7-2 loss at Minnesota Duluth (Feb. 14) ... scored a goal and had an assist in 4-1 win vs. North Dakota (Feb. 6) ... recorded first career hat trick with three goals in 6-5 loss to Minnesota State (Feb. 20) ... finished season by assisting on Buckeye goal in a 4-1 loss to Wisconsin (Feb. 28) ... totaled 107 shots ... assessed 11 penalties for 22 points ... never had more than one penalty called against her in a game.
Prior to Ohio State
Played for the
Daughter of Diane and Dale McIntosh ... has a brother, Jeff ... greatest sports thrill was winning the gold medal at the Canadian U-18 National Hockey tournament in November 2007 in front of friends and family in her hometown ... played third base for the 2009 Team Ontario softball team that won silver at the Canada Games.
THE McINTOSH FILE
Career Game Highs
|Goals||3||2x, last Oct. 16, 2010 vs. St. Cloud State|
|Assists||4||2x, last Jan. 28, 2011 at St. Cloud State|
Oct. 16, 2010 vs. St. Cloud State
|PIM||4||4x, last Feb. 4, 2011 vs. North Dakota|
|Shots||11||Feb. 6, 2010 vs. North Dakota|
|Plus/Minus||+5||Oct. 16, 2010 vs. St. Cloud State|
First Goal - Oct. 4, 2008 at Providence
First Assist - Oct. 10, 2008 vs. Wisconsin
Hat Tricks - Feb. 20, 2009 vs. Minnesota State; Oct. 16, 2010 vs. St. Cloud State
100th Point - Oct. 30, 2010 vs. Syracuse
Career Stats vs. 2011-12 Opponents
|Bemidji State||2-10--12 (12)|
|Minnesota Duluth||4-11--15 (12)|
|Minnesota State||8-15--23 (12)|
|Niagara||has not played|
|North Dakota||5-9--14 (12)|
|Princeton||has not played|
|St. Cloud State||4-17--21 (12)|
Milica McMillen Named Assistant Coach