Lutz scored in the third period of the bronze medal game to give Switzerland its first lead
The ex-Husky forward will play for the Swiss women's ice hockey national club
AS A SOPHOMORE 2008-09 Part of the lineup in every game of the year...received the team's Most Improved Player Award...had a shot on goal against Sacred Heart (9/27)...scored first career goal to give UConn a 2-1 lead in Hockey East opener against No. 4/5 New Hampshire (10/15)...had an assist on UConn's fourth goal against Maine (11/8)...has had at least one shot on goal in 11 of the last 13 games...assisted the first goal of Lauren LeMond's career against No. 5/5 UNH (2/21).
AS A FRESHMAN 2007-08 Played in 23 games...had five shots on goal, but recorded no points...was named a Hockey East All-Academic All-Star.
BEFORE UConn Attended Washington Christian Academy in Silver Spring, Md....played for head coach Christian Yngue...while playing for the Washington Pride, her team competed in the semi-final game at the National Championships in 2007...the Pride were also Southeast District Champions in both 2006 and 2007...led the Montgomery Blue Devils to the Southeast District Championship in both 2004 and 2005...also a soccer and track and field standout...was selected as the Maryland Independent Schools Athletic League Player of the Year in 2006 for soccer...was elected as the soccer team's captain and Most Valuable Player in 2005 and 2006...in track and field she was awarded the Most Outstanding Distance Performance award in 2006...was her class Vice President in 2006-07 as well as a National Honor Society member for two years.
PERSONAL Jessica Joy...daughter of Ernst and Marcella Lutz...has two sisters, Tina and Stephanie...born on May, 24, 1989...an allied health sciences major.