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Melani Moylan
Melani  Moylan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mississauga, Ontario

High School:
St. Aloysius Gonzaga

Last College:
Oakville Jr. Hornets (PWHL)

Height:
5-6

Position:
Forward

04/08/2015

2014-15 Buckeye Power Club Announced

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

02/07/2013

Ohio State Hosts Top-Ranked Minnesota

Buckeyes attempt to be first to knock off the defending champions

2015-16 (Senior Season)

Named a team captain for the 2015-16 season … laced up her skates for all 36 games … scored five goals and tallied two assists … had a three-game goal streak from Jan. 22-29, during which Ohio State was unbeaten … her first score of the season came on Dec. 11 at home against Minnesota Duluth … was a season-best +2 on two occasions: Oct. 3 against Lindenwood and Nov. 28 against Vermont, both OSU victories

2014-15 (Junior Season)

Played in all 36 games her junior year... scored three goals and tallied nine assists for 12 points on the season... recorded three multi-point games, including a two-assist effort in the Nov. 15 game against Minnesota... set career-highs in goals, assists, points, and shots.

2013-14 (Sophomore Season)

Suited up for 33 games during 2013-14 campaign... tallied five points on a pair of goals and three assists... had a two-point series at New Hampshire Nov. 30-Dec. 1... put 40 shots on goal... credited with 17 blocked shots.

2012-13 (Freshman Season)

Saw action in 34 games during her rookie season... recorded four points on two goals and two assists... recorded first career point with an assist against Lindenwood Sept. 29... scored first career goal in a victory over Bemidji State Oct. 27... scored her second goal on Feb. 23 against Minnesota State.

Prior to Ohio State

Played four years as a forward for St. Aloysius Gonzaga hockey team from 2008-12 ... served as assistant captain during 09-10 season and captain from 2010 to 2012 ... captain of Oakville Jr. Hornets in 2011-12 ... member of track and cross country teams at St. Aloysius as well ... ROPSSAA Champions in 2010 and 2012 in varsity girls hockey.

Personal

Daughter of Diane and Peter Moylan ... has a sister, Meghan, and a brother, Colin ... majoring in International Studies... lists greatest sports thrill as scoring the overtime winning goal in the 2010 ROPSSAA Finals ... her father played football at the University of Toronto ... her cousin, Jack Moylan, currently plays for OHL team the Kitchener Rangers ... her uncle, David Moylan, played for Canada at the 1986 World Junior Hockey Championships, and was drafted 77th overall by the Buffalo Sabers in 1985 NHL Entry Draft ... given Jr. Leadership Award in 2011 at St. Aloysius... other hobbies include snowboarding, wakeboarding, country music, camping and running.

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2012-13 34 2 2 4 9 7-14 -6 0 0 0
2013-14 33 2 3 5 40 9-29 -3 0 0 0
2014-15 36 3 9 12 51 9-18 -5 1 1 0
2015-16 20 2 1 3 26 6-12 -7 1 0 0
TOTAL 123 9 15 24 126 31-73 -21 2 1

0

WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PT Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2012-13 25 2 1 3 4 4-8 -4 0 0 0
2013-14 25 1 2 3 28 8-27 -2 0 0 0
2014-15 28 2 6 8 39 6-12 -5 1 0 0
2015-16 14 1 1 2 18 5-10 -12 0 0 0
TOTAL 92 6 10 16 89 17-57 -23 1 0 0

THE MOYLAN FILE

Career Game Highs

Goals 1

9x, last Jan. 3, 2016 vs. Penn State

Assists 2 Nov. 15, 2014 vs. Minnesota
Points 2 3x, last Feb. 14, 2015 vs. Wisconsin
PIM 15 Nov. 8, 2013 vs. Bemidji State
Shots 5 Oct. 31, 2014 vs. St. Cloud State
Plus/Minus +3

Nov. 28, 2014 at Robert Morris

Career Milestones

First Goal - Oct. 27, 2012 vs. Bemidji State

First Assist - Sept. 29, 2012 vs. Lindenwood