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Rebecca Freiburger
Rebecca  Freiburger

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Rochester, Minn.

Last College:
Minnesota Ice Cats

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

02/13/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

01/16/2017

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

11/21/2016

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

10/18/2016

Ohio State Athletics Good Stuff

Highlights from the past week in Ohio State Athletics

Career Honors

• WCHA Scholar-Athlete (2018)
• WCHA All-Academic Team (2018)
• OSU Scholar-Athlete (2017, 2018)

2017-18 – Sophomore

• Appeared in all 39 games
• Tallied eight points from six goals and two assists, tying her career-high for goals
• Netted two game-winning-goals, tying her career high
• Scored a goal and notched an assist in a 4-0 win at St. Cloud State (Oct. 20)
• Found the back of the net as the Buckeyes cruised to a 5-3 win over Minnesota State (Nov. 11)
• Scored back-to-back game winners as the Buckeyes swept No. 9 Robert Morris (Jan. 12-13)
• Lit the lamp in a 5-1 win against No. 5 Minnesota, helping secure the first OSU sweep of the Golden Gophers in program history (Jan. 20)
• Blocked 27 shots, tied for fifth among forwards for the season
• WCHA Scholar-Athlete
• WCHA All-Academic Team
• OSU Scholar Athlete

2016-17 – Freshman

• Appeared in all 37 games
• Scored six goals and dishing out four assists
• Made her Ohio State debut in the season opener at Rensselaer where she blocked three shots and had a plus-one rating (Sept. 30)
• Notched the first goal and assist of her career in a 3-1 win over Bemidji State (Oct. 14)
• Scored the game-winning goal and posted a plus-two rating at Minnesota State (Nov. 18)
• Netted a goal and had a plus-two rating in OSU’s home win over North Dakota (Dec. 3)
• Recorded a point in both of the Buckeyes’ home games against Bemidji State (Jan. 13-14)
• Scored a goal on the road at Minnesota Duluth (Jan. 27)
• Found the back of the net as the Buckeyes scored two third period goals in the 2-2 tie against St. Cloud State (Feb. 4)
• Blocked 32 shots, second-most for a forward on the Buckeyes in 2016-17

Prior to Ohio State

• Played for the Minnesota Ice Cats from 2010 through 2016, while also playing both hockey and soccer at Lourdes High School
• Lettered all four years playing goalkeeper in soccer and forward in hockey
• All-Conference honoree in both sports, also earned All-State distinctions in soccer and academic All-State in hockey
• Hobey Baker character award winner as a senior as well as team MVP

Personal

• Daughter of Peter and Robin Freiburger
• Has two siblings, Matt and Daniel

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2016-17 37 6 4 10 42 9-18 -9 1 0 2
TOTAL 37 6 4 10 42 9-18 -9 1 0

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WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2016-17 28 6 4 10 35 7-14 -9 1 0 2
TOTAL 28 6 4 10 35 7-14 -9 1 0 2

THE FREIBURGER FILE

Career Game Highs

Goals 1

12x, last on Feb. 10, 2018 vs. Minnesota State

Assists 1 6x, last on Nov. 24, 2017 vs. No. 9 Robert Morris
Points 2 2x, last on Oct. 20, 2017 at St. Cloud State
PIM 2 14x, last on March 10, 2018 at No. 4 Boston College
Shots 4 2x, last on Feb. 10, 2018 vs. Minnesota State
Plus/Minus +2

5x, last on Oct. 20, 2017 at St. Cloud State