The Calgary Dinos women's ice hockey team represent the University of Calgary in the CIS. The current head coach is former Olympic gold medallist Danielle Goyette. She is assisted by another former Olympic gold medallist Kelly Bechard, Alison Goodman, and Logan Frison.
History[edit | edit source]
On September 16, 2010: Hayley Wickenheiser announced that she would return to the University of Calgary to complete her Kinesiology degree. She also announced that she would join the Dinos women's hockey team. On October 8, 2011, Hayley Wickenheiser played in her first CIS game with the Dinos. She earned first star honours and had two goals and one assist. By season's end, Wickenheiser appeared in only 15 of 24 games due to injury and commitments with Team Canada. She tied for the conference scoring lead with 40 points and led Canada West with 17 goals on the season. Her 2.67 points-per-game average led CIS hockey. She recorded four short-handed goals on the year along with five game-winners and finished with a +22 rating. She led Canada West in all of these categories, respectively. She is the first Dino in program history to be named the Canada West MVP and the first conference all-star since the 2000 season. On March 9, 2011: As a first-year forward for the University of Calgary, Hayley Wickenheiser was named the Canadian Interuniversity Sport player of the year in women's hockey. She the became the first ever Dino to win the Brodrick Trophy as CIS MVP.
Year by year[edit | edit source]
|2000-01||CWUAA-Women||16||1||14||1||-||17||102||3||7th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2001-02||CWUAA-Women||12||1||9||1||-||11||53||3||6th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2004-05||ACAC-Women||20||3||13||1||3||28||71||10||6th||Did not qualify||Ineligible|
|2009-10||CWUAA-Women||24||7||15||-||2||35||68||16||6th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2011-12||CWUAA-Women||24||20||4||-||0||96||40||40||1st||Won Championship||Won Championship|
|2012-13||CWUAA-Women||28||23||4||-||1||97||64||47||1st||Lost Final||Silver Medal|
|2014-15||CWUAA-Women||28||12||2||5||9||82||70||45||4th||Lost Semifinals||T-7th place|
|2015-16||CWUAA-Women||28||9||3||4||12||64||81||37||6th||Lost Quarterfinals||5th place|
|2016-17||CWUAA-Women||28||4||1||4||19||42||91||18||7th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2017-18||CWUAA-Women||28||7||1||2||18||22||51||25||7th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2018-19||CWUAA-Women||28||4||1||3||20||32||70||17||8th||Did not qualify||N/A|
|2020-21||CWUAA-Women||Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic|
Awards and honors[edit | edit source]
- Jenna Smith, 2011 Hockey West Rookie of the Year
- Hayley Wickenheiser, First Star of Game (October 8, 2010)
- Wickenheiser was named the Canada West female athlete of the week on November 2, 2010 after scoring three goals and adding an assist in two games against the University of Alberta.
- Hayley Wickenheiser, 2011 Canada West Player of the Year
- Hayley Wickenheiser, 2011 Brodrick Trophy (CIS MVP)
Canada West All-Stars[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Wickenheiser picks up university athlete award. Canadian Broadcast Corporation (2010-11-02). Retrieved on 2010-11-10.