Women's Ice Hockey

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Liz Rizzo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Glens Falls, N.Y.

High School:
Berkshire School

Height:
5-5

Position:
Forward

Major:
Biology

Liz Rizzo

2009-10 Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

2010-11 Statistics Get Acrobat Reader

Ohio State Career Honors
WCHA All-Academic Team (2010-11) ... Academic All-Big Ten at-large selection (2010-11) ... two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2009-10, 2010-11).

2010-11 (Sophomore Season)
Competed in 33 games for the Buckeyes ... played in 27 of Ohio State's 28 WCHA contests ... tallied two assists for two points ... set up the game-winning goal in the 5-1 victory over Syracuse (Oct. 29) ... assisted Ohio State's opening goal in the 3-2 home win over Wayne State (Dec. 30) ... totaled 18 shots ... amassed two penalties for four minutes ... finished with a minus-7 on-ice rating.

2009-10 (Freshman Season)
Played in 32 games, 23 of which were against WCHA teams ... competed in all 19 games of the second half of the season, including the three postseason games ... had an assist for one point ... set up a goal in the 6-0 win at Minnesota State (Jan. 15) ... totaled 11 shots on goal ... did not pick up a penalty all season ... had an on-ice rating on minus-4.

Prior to Ohio State
Attended and played at Berkshire School in Sheffield, Mass. ... a native of Glens Falls, N.Y. ... captained the hockey team her senior season ... received the David Barrett Memorial Prize for Perseverance for her achievements in both hockey and the classroom ... as a sophomore, won the hockey gold medal at the Empire State games ... served as captain of the Adirondack region for the games in 2006 and '07 ... played goalie and captained the lacrosse team ... voted team MVP as a senior and was a three-time selection to the Capital District All-Star team in the sport ... an Academic All-American in lacrosse ... received High Honors every period throughout high school.

Personal
Daughter of Robert and Jeanne Rizzo ... has three younger siblings: James, Jillian and Andrew ... would like to attend medical school and become a doctor.

Career Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2009-10 32 0 1 1 11 0-0 -4 0 0 0
2010-11 33 0 2 2 18 2-4 -7 0 0 0
TOTAL 65 0 3 3 29 2-4 -11 0 0 0

WCHA Statistics

Year GP G A PTS Shots P-PIM +/- PP SH GW
2009-10 23 0 1 1 8 0-0 -4 0 0 0
2010-11 27 0 0 0 16 2-4 -8 0 0 0
TOTAL 50 0 1 1 24 2-4 -12 0 0 0

THE RIZZO FILE

Career Game Highs

Assists 1

3x, last Dec. 30, 2010 vs. Wayne State

Points 1

3x, last Dec. 30, 2010 vs. Wayne State

PIM 2 2x, last Nov. 27, 2010 vs. Bemidji State
Shots 3

Nov. 27, 2010 vs. Bemidji State

Plus/Minus +1 6x, last Dec. 30, 2010 vs. Wayne State

Career Milestones
First Assist - Jan. 15, 2010 at Minnesota State

Career Stats vs. 2011-12 Opponents

Opponents G-A--P (Games)
Bemidji State 0-0--0 (8)
Minnesota 0-0--0 (8)
Minnesota Duluth 0-0--0 (6)
Minnesota State 0-1--1 (5)
Niagara has not played
North Dakota 0-0--0 (8)
Princeton has not played
St. Cloud State 0-0--0 (8)
Syracuse 0-1--1 (2)
Wisconsin 0-0--0 (10)

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