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Margaret Zimmer
Margaret  Zimmer


St. Charles, Ill.

High School:
Chicago Mission




Two Former Huskies Drafted into CWHL

Opela, Zimmer Join the Boston Blades


Eleven Huskies Named to Hockey East All-Academic Team

Annie Belanger claims a spot on All-Star team for perfect GPA.


Huskies Out in Semifinals

UConn battles back but can't hold on against No. 1 BC


UConn Closes Out Regular Season On the Road Against UNH

Huskies look to extend three-game win streak


UConn Sweeps Maine with 4-3 Win Saturday

Chuli breaks Hockey East all-time career saves record


UConn vs Maine Senior Day

UConn vs Maine Senior Day (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Maine

UConn vs Maine (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Princeton

UConn vs Princeton (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Merrimack

UConn vs Merrimack (photo by Stephen Slade)


UConn vs Boston University

UConn vs BU Women's Hockey

2015-16: Played in 36 games…finished the season with five goals and eight assists for a career-high 13 points…fired 70 shots which tied her for third-most on the team…finished fourth overall with 43 blocks, the most of any forward on the team…recorded her first goal of the season against Colgate (Oct. 18)…picked up two points (1g, 1a) in the two game series at Clarkson (Nov. 13 & 14)…netted a power play goal in the 4-1 win against Merrimack (Nov. 28)…had two assists, one in each game, in the home and home series with Merrimack (Jan. 9 & 10)…scored the game-winning goal in 2-1 victory at Vermont (Jan. 29)…tallied a season-high two points (1g, 1a) against Maine (Feb. 13)…assisted Leah Buress’ game-tying goal in the game-two triple overtime thriller in the Hockey East quarterfinals against UNH (Feb. 27)…took credit for assists on both UConn goals in the Hockey East semifinals against BC (March 5).

Skated in all 37 games for the Huskies...set career-highs in goals (6), assists (4) and points (10)...led all Hockey East forwards with 57 blocked shots...scored a game-tying goal on the power play in the season-opener against No. 10 Minnesota Duluth (Sept. 26)...scored in five of eight games between Jan. 11 and Feb. 8...had a goal at Northeastern (Jan. 3)...picked up a game-winner against Providence (Jan. 25)...assisted on the overtime winner in game two of a WHEA quarterfinal series at Maine (Feb. 28).

2013-14: Skated in all 35 contests, posting a goal and five assists...scored in the win over Providence (Nov. 10)...had an assist in the upset over No. 7 Boston College (Feb. 8)...named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team following the season.

2012-13: Played in all 35 games as a freshman... tallied four points on two goals and two assists... scored first career goal at Northeastern (Nov. 3)... notched a goal on two shots in the Hockey East Quarterfinals at Boston University (March 2).

BEFORE UConn: Attended Saint Charles North...played ice hockey for the Chicago Mission...helped team to second place finishes at nationals in 2011 and's leading scorer in 2011...five-time state champion...four-time letterwinner in lacrosse as a goalie...senior year team captain and 2012 All-State selection...named an All-American Academic in lacrosse and an All-Conference Math Team selection.

PERSONAL: Margaret D...daughter of Daniel and Kathryn Zimmer...has one brother Robby...born on June 7, 1994...a biological sciences major.