Women's Ice Hockey

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Julia McKinnon

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Kelowna, British Columbia

High School:
Ontario Hockey Academy

Last College:
Ontario Hockey Academy (JWHL)

Height:
5-9

Position:
Forward

Julia McKinnon

03/07/2013

Buckeyes Travel to Minneapolis for WCHA Final Face-Off

No. 1 Minnesota up first for Ohio State Friday, 7:07 p.m. CT at Ridder Arena

02/27/2013

Buckeyes Travel to Duluth for First Round of WCHA Playoffs

Road team went 4-0-0 in regular season series

02/26/2013

Athletics Good Stuff

February 19-25, 2013

02/23/2013

Buckeyes and Mavericks Skate to 3-3 Tie

Ohio State wins shootout, 1-0

02/21/2013

Buckeyes Host Minnesota State in Final Regular Season Series

Five seniors to be honored prior to game Saturday

Career Honors

WCHA Offensive Player of the Week (Feb. 5, 2014)

WCHA Rookie of the Week (Dec. 5, 2012)

National Experience

Earned an invite to Canada's National Women's Development Team selection camp in summer of 2013.

2013-14 (Sophomore Season)

Played in 31 games for the Buckeyes in 2013-14... tallied 16 points on six goals and 10 assists... fired 76 shots on goal... tied for team lead in game-winning scores with three (Minnesota State, Jan. 24; at St. Cloud State, Jan. 31 and Feb. 1)... recorded four points in series at St. Cloud State Jan. 31-Feb. 1... had four multi-point performances... had five-game point streak from Jan.19-Feb. 1... scored two power play goals... credited with 23 blocked shots.

2012-13 (Freshman Season)

Suited up for all 37 games in her rookie campaign... tallied 20 points on 12 goals and eight assists... tied for second on the team in goals scored... was sixth in the WCHA in rookie scoring... recorded her first career point on Sept. 28 with an assist in a game against Lindenwood... scored her first career goal Sept. 29 versus Lindenwood and also tallied an assist for her first career multiple point game... finished the season with three multiple point performances... tallied three points on a goal and two assists Jan. 25 vs. Minnesota Duluth... put 92 shots on goal... scored six power play goals, tied for the most on the team... scored the game-winning goal Dec. 1 at Minnesota State.

Prior to Ohio State

Member of Team Canada U18 in 2011, participating in Team Canada camps ... Member of Team BC in 2011, competing at Canadian U18 Nationals and Canada Winter Games ... In 2010 was Regular Season Champions and Provincial Champions for Okanagan Major Midget ... Leading scorer and All-Star for BC Major Midget also in 2010 ... Kelowna Bantam AAA League and Provincial Champions in 2008 and 2009 ... Leading scorer on BV U16 Okanagan Dist. Team that were Provincial Champions in 2009 ... Played soccer for Kelowna Select U16 in 2008 and 2009, and for U18 team in 2010.

Personal

Daughter of Bill and Cheryl ... Has two brothers, Billy and Brett, and also a sister, Lisa ... great uncle was a provincial tennis player champion in Ontario ...named most Athletic Student for females at her high school ... has ambitions to play for Canadian National Women's Ice Hockey Team following her time in college ... wants to pursue a career in the dietary aspects of the sports world ... greatest sports thrill was making the U18 Team Canada team for the USA/CANADA series, where they beat team USA ... was named "Most fit athlete" at Team Canada Spring Conditioning Camp ... other hobbies include playing soccer, waterskiing, snowboarding, working out and spending time with friends and family.

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2012-13 37 12 8 20 92 18-36 -11 6 0 1
2013-14 31 6 10 16 76 20-59 +1 2 0 3
TOTAL 68 18 18 36 168 38-95 -10 8 0

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WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PT Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2012-13 28 8 6 14 64 13-26 -14 4 0 1
2013-14 22 5 7 12 61 20-59 -4 1 0 3
TOTAL 50 13 13 26 125 33-85 -18 5 0 4

THE McKINNON FILE

Career Game Highs

Goals 2

Dec. 9, 2012 vs. RIT

Assists 2

Jan. 25, 2013 vs. Minnesota Duluth

Points 3 Jan. 25, 2013 vs. Minnesota Duluth
PIM 19 Nov. 8, 2013 vs. Bemidji State
Shots 8 Sept. 29, 2012 vs. Lindenwood
Plus/Minus +2

5x, last Feb. 1, 2014 at St. Cloud State

Career Milestones

First Goal - Sept. 29, 2012 vs. Lindenwood

First Assist - Sept. 28, 2012 vs. Lindenwood

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