Melissa Hunt

#5 Melissa Hunt

POSITION D
HEIGHT 5-4
YEAR Jr.
S/C L
HOMETOWN Hartney, Manitoba
LAST SCHOOL Westman Wildcats
2017-18 (Junior)
WCHA All-Academic Team
Played in 35 of 38 games for the Beavers... Registered one goal on 23 shots to go along with 25 blocks... Tied her career high with a goal at Minnesota State (Feb. 3)... Blocked four shots vs Syracuse (Sep. 29) and finished sixth on the team in blocks.
 
2016-17 (Sophomore)
All-WCHA Academic Team
Appeared in all 35 games for the Beavers… Posted six points with two goals and four assists… Third on the team with 18 penalty minutes… Finished with 35 shots to go along with 30 blocked shots… Set a career-high with two points in a win over St. Cloud State (Nov. 18)… Scored the game-winning goal against RIT on Dec. 9.
 
2015-16 (Freshman)
WCHA All-Rookie Team
Appeared in all 36 games as a freshman, tallying a goal and an assist... Led all Beaver rookies in games played... Scored her first career goal in a victory at Minnesota Duluth (Jan. 22)... Posted her first collegiate assist at St. Cloud State (Feb. 5)... Blocked 30 shots and had 26 shots on goal.
 
Prior to BSU
A 2015 graduate of Hartney High School... Member of the Westman Wildcats of the Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League... Recorded 21 points (8g-13a) in 44 games for the Wildcats in 2014-15... A MFMHL First Team All Star in 2013-14... Has competed internationally as a member of Team Manitoba and Team Canada National Women's U-18 Team.
 
Personal
Daughter of Mark and Penny Hunt was born on Feb. 11, 1997... Melissa plans to major in nursing at BSU.
 
Career Highs
Goals: 1 (3x), last at RIT (12/9/16); Assists: 1 (4x), last vs. Minnesota State (2/17/17); Points: 2, vs. St. Cloud State (11/18/16); SOG: 3 (4x), last vs. Wisconsin (2/3/17); PIM: 2, (21x) last vs Clarkson (9/29/18).
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