Women's Hockey Roster

Heather Olinger

Jersey Number 21
Year Sr.
Position D
Hometown Prior Lake, Minn.
High School Prior Lake

*2-time ACHA All-American Scholar
*2-time MIAC Academic All-Conference

2021-22 SEASON: Played in 29 games for the black and gold, including all 4 NCAA tournament games... Tied for 6th amongst MIAC defenders with a +12 rating… Collected 3 points, including a goal in the MIAC Championship game over Hamline (3/5/22)… Fired 14 shots on goal from the blueline.

2020-21 SEASON: Skated in all 5 games during the Gusties' shortened season… Tied for 4th on the team with a +3 rating… Dished out the primary assist on the game-winning goal in a nailbiter vs. Hamline (2/27/21)… Registered 4 shots on goal from the blueline over 5 games.

2019-20 SEASON: Appeared in all 28 contests her freshman season, scoring 7 points, 3rd among Gustie defenders… Finished the season with a +11 rating, good for 8th on the team… Found the scoresheet in just her 2nd collegiate game, notching an assist, along with 3 shots on goal against Concordia-WI (11/8/19)... Scored her first collegiate goal as part of a three-point, +5 effort against St. Olaf (1/16/20).

HIGH SCHOOL: 4-time letterwinner… Defensive MVP, SSC All-Conference Honorable Mention, Hobey Baker Award, and team captain… Academic All-State, Board Scholar, Distinguished Board Scholar, Honor Roll, graduated in top 10% of class.

PERSONAL: Born Apr. 12, 2001… Daughter of Chris and Cherrie Olinger

Goals: 1 (2x), Last: Hamline (3/5/22)
Assists: 2, St. Olaf (1/16/20)
Points: 3, St. Olaf (1/16/20)
SOG: 3 (3x), Last: at St. Benedict (12/3/21)