The freshman earned one of three defenseman spots on the league's Academic All-Star Team
Sarah MacDonnell scored her team-leading 12th goal in the Huskies' loss
The Huskies honored their four seniors prior to the contest
The sophomore scored in the third period of the Huskies' setback
The Huskies have been named the Hockey East Team of the Week twice this season
2013-14: Played in all 35 games and tied for the team lead with 27 points, scoring 10 goals and handing out a UConn-best 17 assists...finished with the seventh-highest single season assist total in program history...also tied for the 10th most points in a single season all-time at UConn...had a pair of assists vs. RPI (Oct. 26)...scored her first two goals of the season, both on the power play, at Maine (Nov. 3)..had a UConn season-best five-game point streak from Nov. 19-Nov. 30, going for a 3-5-8 line over the span...scored the game-tying goal in a tie at Brown (Nov. 19)...had a three-point outing with a goal and two assists in the Nutmeg Classic against Yale (Nov. 30)...named Warrior WHEA Player of the Week on Dec. 3...had a goal and an assist at New Hampshire (Feb. 9)...finished the year with points in UConn's final three games...named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team following the season.
2012-13: Appeared in 34 games as a freshman... finished the season as the team's second leading scorer with 17 points on a team-high 10 goals and seven assists... tallied two points on two goals including a power play goal at Maine (Oct. 20)... recorded two more points the next day off of one goal and one helper at Maine (Oct. 21)... scored the game-winning goal in the next contest against Syracuse (Oct. 26)... added her second game-winning goal of the season against Princeton (Jan. 2).
BEFORE UConn: Played ice hockey at
PERSONAL: Michela Marie...daughter of George and Cathy Cava...has one brother, Jamie...born on March 26, 1994...biological sciences major.