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Hannah Ehresmann tabbed CHA Goalie of the Week; Katie Rankin named CHA Rookie of the Week
Katie Rankin scored the Nittany Lion's lone goal to tie with Union.
2017-18 CHA ALL-ACADEMIC TEAM
CHA ROOKIE OF THE WEEK (Jan. 8, 2018)
NITTANY LION CAREER
CHA Rookie of the Week (1/8)...Played in all 36 games during her rookie season...Finished the year with 19 points on seven goals and 12 assists...Led the team in faceoff wins (477)...Ranked second on the team in goals (seven), third on the team in assists (12), third on the team in points (19), and third on the team in shots (92)...Recorded her first career point on an assist in a 3-1 win over Union (10/6)...Tallied her first career goal in a 1-1 tie against Union (10/7)...Recorded the game-winning goal in a 4-3 victory at Merrimack (10/21)...Netted at least one point in four-straight games (11/25-1/5)...Posted her first career game with two assists in a 5-0 win at RIT (12/1)...Tallied her first two-goal game, including the game-winner, in a 5-1 victory at No. 6/7 Ohio State (1/5)...Posted a two-goal game in a 3-1 victory at Lindenwood (1/12)...Tallied back-to-back games with an assist (2/10-16)...Ended the year with four points over the final three games (4a)...Netted a pair of assists in Penn State’s 6-0 regular season finale over Lindenwood (2/24).
BEFORE PENN STATE
Attended All Saints Catholic High School...Played for the Nepean Junior Wildcats for two seasons...Tallied 51 points on 21 goals and 30 assists during the 2016-17 season...Played with Nittany Lion Caileah Forrest during the 2015-16 season...Netted 33 points on 12 goals and 21 assists during 2015-16...Named the alternate captain of the Nepean Junior Wildcats for the 2016-17 season...Her team won the Stoney Creek Showcase title in 2016...A member of Team Ontario at the U-18 Nationals in 2016.
Kathryn Maureen Rankin was born on February 19, 1999 in Ottawa, Ontario...Parents are Michael and Kelly Rankin...Has three brothers, Kyle, Conor and Shane...Kyle captained the 2015-16 Princeton men's hockey team...Enrolled in the division of undergraduate studies...Last name is pronounced Rank-In.
RANKIN ON PENN STATE
“I chose Penn State because of its academic and athletic excellence as it offers a world of opportunities both on and off the ice. Its sense of pride and community, along with its outstanding alumni network are second to none.”