Lauriane Rougeau
Position Defense
Shoots Left
5 ft 8 in (0 m)
166 lb (75 kg)
ECAC Team Cornell
Born April 12 1990 (1990-04-12) (age 30),
Pointe Claire, Quebec
Pro Career 2009 – present

Medal record
Women's ice hockey

Competitor for Flag of Canada Canada

IIHF U18 Womens Worlds

Silver 2008 Canada 2008 Tournament

Silver 2009 Germany 2009 Tournament

MLP Nations Cup

Gold 2010 Germany 2010 Tournament

Gold 2011 Switzerland Tournament

Lauriane Rougeau (born April 12, 1990) is an ice hockey player for the Cornell Big Red women's ice hockey program.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Rougeau played midget hockey for the Lac St. Louis Tigres.[1] In 2002, she won a gold medal at the Atom AA Quebec Provincials while playing with the Lakeshore Panthers. Three years later, she won a silver medal with Quebec at the 2005 National Women’s Under-18 Championships.

In 2005, Rougeau was part of the team that took first place at the Québec Atom AA championships. Her team also took first place at the 2005 Jeux du Québec. [2]

At the 2007 Canada Winter Games, Rougeau won the bronze with Quebec. In the same year, she represented Quebec at the National Women’s Under-18 Championship and was awarded a silver medal.

In 2007-08, Rougeau factored in St-Jérôme winning the Collégial AA championship with a perfect 27-0 record. The following year, she helped Dawson to a 31-1 record and a runner-up finish in the Collégial AA playoffs of 2008-09. For the season, she led Dawson defenders in scoring. Dawson competed in the 2009 Junion Women’s Hockey League Challenge Cup in Washington, D.C. and Rougeau helped the team win the tournament. Rougeau was a Montreal Canadiens scholarship holder in 2010 from the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence.

Receiving the Montreal Canadiens scholarship from Bob Gainey.

NCAA[edit | edit source]

Rougeau joined Cornell in 2009 and was named an NCAA Second Team All-American and Ivy League Rookie of the Year. She ranked second among Cornell defenders and freshmen in scoring in 2009-10. Rougeau ranked third overall in Cornell scoring in 2009-10. As a rookie, she was part of the Cornell team that played in the NCAA championship game at the 2010 Frozen Four.

CWHL[edit | edit source]

Despite playing minor hockey, Rougeau was part of the Montreal Axion which had a runner-up finish in the 2006-07 NWHL season. In 2009, she competed for the Montreal Stars and was part of a Clarkson Cup victory.

Hockey Canada[edit | edit source]

Rougeau assisted on the first goal in the history of the Canadian National Women’s Under 18 program (on August 23, 2007 in Ottawa, Ontario).[3] The goal would be scored by future Cornell teammate Catherine White. In addition, she was team captain for that game. She was captain once more, as part of Canada’s National Women’s Under-18 Team as they won a silver medal at the 2008 IIHF World Women’s Under-18 Championships. She was recognized as Top Defender.

She would compete with Canada’s National Women’s Under-22 Team in 2008 as part of a three-game series vs. the United States in Pierrefonds, Quebec. In August 2009, she would play for the team for another three game series against the US (this time in Calgary, Alberta). The following year, she would participate in another series vs. the US (contested in Toronto, Ontario).

Rougeau competed in the MLP Cup on three separate occasions. She won a silver medal at the 2009 MLP Cup in Ravensburg, the gold medal at the 2010 and 2011 MLP Cup, respectively. In March 2011, she was invited to the Canadian national women's ice hockey team selection camp to determine the final roster for the 2011 IIHF Women's World Championships.[4]

Career stats[edit | edit source]

Hockey Canada[edit | edit source]

Year Event GP G A PTS
2007 U18 vs. USA 3 1 2 3
2008 U18 Exhibition 1 0 1 1
2008 U18 Worlds 5 0 4 4
2008 U22 vs. USA 3 1 2 3
2009 MLP Cup 4 0 1 1
2009 U22 Selection Camp 2 0 0 0
2010 MLP Cup 5 0 1 1
2010 U22 vs. USA 3 0 3 3

NCAA[edit | edit source]

2009-10 33 10 22 32 38
2010-11 14 0 11 11 6

Awards and honors[edit | edit source]

  • Collégial AA Rookie of the Year (2007-08)
  • Collégial AA First All-Star Team in 2007-08
  • Collégial AA First All-Star Team in 2008-09

IIHF[edit | edit source]

  • Directorate Award, Best Defender, 2008 IIHF Under 18 Women's World Championships[5]

NCAA[edit | edit source]

  • Ivy League Rookie of the Year in 2009-10
  • RBK Hockey/AHCA Women’s Division I 2009-10 Second Team All-American[6]
  • Finalist, 2010 ECAC Best Defensive Defenseman Award[7]
  • 2010-11 All-ECAC First Team[8]
  • 2011 Second Team All-America selection[9]

References[edit | edit source]

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