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Theresa Knutson
Theresa  Knutson


Onalaska, Wis.

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Last Team:
Team Wisconsin


UConn Upsets No. 3 Boston College, Advances to WHEA Final

Third-Ever Trip to Hockey East Championship Game.


Huskies Face Top-Seeded Boston College in WHEA Semifinals

Puck drop on Saturday at 1:30 p.m.


No. 7 UConn Upsets No. 2 Providence, Advances to Semifinals

Snodgrass Scores Two Goals in Third Period for Huskies.


UConn Forces Game Three on Sunday, Beats Providence 3-0

Led by Seniors, Huskies Extend Series.


PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Huskies Meet the Friars

Hockey East Quarterfinals at Schneider Arena.


UCONN vs Providence

UCONN vs Providence (photo by Stephen Slade)


UCONN vs Merrimack

UCONN vs Merrimack (photo by Stephen Slade)



UCONN vs BU (photo by Stephen Slade)


UCONN vs Quinnipiac

UCONN vs Quinnipiac (photo by Stephen Slade)


UCONN vs Union

UCONN vs Union (photo by Stephen Slade)

2017-18: Played in all 39 games in her senior season…Second on the team in goals (13) and fifth in points (18)…Eclipsed the 50-goal mark in her career, becoming only the third player in program history to achieve it…Finishes her UConn career as one of the program’s elite scorers, ranking third in goals (51) and sixth in points (79)…Two-goal performance in 5-2 win over Dartmouth (Dec. 31)…Scored postseason goals against Providence (Feb. 24) and Boston College (March 3)…Second on the team with 164 shots on goal.

2016-17: Appeared in 23 games...Scored 10 goals, second-most on the team...Nine assists was tied for third-most for the Huskies...19 total points was third-best on UConn...Took 121 shots - a team-high - with a .083 shot percentage...Tallied pair of goals in season-opening 5-1 win over Union on Sept. 30...Notched a goal and two assists in 4-1 win over Rensselaer on Oct. 15...Posted a goal and assist in 3-1 victory over Brown on Nov. 8.

Played in all 37 games…led the team in goals (19) and points (28)…had the most game-winning goals on the team with six…finished the season +19 to leave her at +10 in her career…scored the game-winning goal late in the third period and assisted the equalizer against Syracuse (Oct. 17)…assisted the game-winner in game-two to sweep Penn State (Oct. 25)…tallied two goals, including the game-winner, against Merrimack (Nov. 28)…racked up a season-high four points (2g, 2a) against Boston University (Dec. 5) and added two more (1g, 1a) in game-two(Dec. 6)…racked up four goals, including her first career hat trick, in the home and home series with Providence (Jan. 16 & 17)…grabbed a pair of goals against UNH  (Feb. 21)… opened the scoring for the Huskies in game two of the Hockey East quarterfinals against UNH (Feb. 27)…scored UConn’s first goal against Boston College in the Hockey East semifinals (March 5).

Skated in the final 36 games of the season...led all UConn rookies with nine goals and added five assists to total 14 points...fired 95 shots on goal, second on the squad...recorded her first career goal at Syracuse (Oct. 19) as part of a two-point weekend...went on a four-game point streak with three goals from Nov. 4 to Nov. 16...scored in consecutive contests at No. 8 Harvard (Jan. 6) and vs. Vermont (Jan. 10)...scored a goal and finished with a +2 rating at Maine (Feb. 22).

Before UConn: Attended Aquinas High School in La Crosse, Wisc. but played prep hockey at Onalaska High School... at Onalaska, became the second-highest scoring player in national high school history with 286 goals and 394 points...three-time All-State...three-time Wisconsin High School Coaches Offensive Player of the Year...2013-14 Wisconsin Miss Hockey Award Winner...led the state of Wisconsin in scoring each of her four years...scored 59, 72, 77 and 78 goals in each of her four seasons, respectively...topped out with 107 points as a sophomore and senior...also played for Team Wisconsin Tier 1 at the U14, U16 and U19 levels...scored at least 18 goals in each season played with Wisconsin Tier 1...most recently, went for a 21-11-32 line with the U19 squad in 2013-14...also played softball and volleyball at Aquinas.

Personal: Theresa Marie Knutson...Daughter of Ted and Denise Knutson...Has twin older brothers, James and Zachary...Sport management major.