#9 Brianna Duff
|HOMETOWN||Ramsey, Minn. (Anoka HS)|
• NSIC All-Academic
Made a transition to the backfield for her junior season after playing in the forward position her first two seasons at BSU...started all 19 games on the backline helping BSU set school record for fewest goals against in a season (16)...scored one goal against Winona State on Sept. 25 to help the Beavers secure their second-ever win over the Warriors...had two assists on the season.
• NSIC All-Academic
• CoSIDA Academic All-District
Saw action in all 19 games, starting in all but one...started off her sophomore campaign strong netting six goals and recording three assists in the first five games...scored a career-high seven goals and tallied a career-high five assists...was named Beaver Pride Female Athlete of the Week for the first two weeks of the season.
Duff played in 16 games and recorded a goal and an assist for three points...notched her first-career point assisting on the game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over MSU Moorhead (Sept. 7)...scored first-career goal and had a career-high two shots on goal against Wisconsin-Superior (Oct. 26).
Prior to BSU
Captain of Anoka High School her senior year...was named all-conference twice...named Miss Offense by her teammates her senior year...lettered all four years...her sophomore team advanced to the second round of the playoffs...left high school with the record for most letters ever won at Anoka High School with 18...six in Nordic skiing, six in track, four in soccer and two in cross country...most decorated athlete in AHS history when she graduated...was all-conference for four years in Nordic...made all-state relay three years...placed fifth at the Mesabi Open, which is the largest Nordic meet in North America...captain for two years and team MVP...was all-conference for five years in track, all-state four years, and was named MVP four times...qualified for state in the 800-meter dash...4x800 relay team placed second in state...received an academic letter all four years...Senior Salute recipient...History Day state qualifier...high school coach was Paul Anderla.
Brianna Joy Duff...born July 16, 1989...daughter of Tony and Kellie Duff...majoring in chemistry/food sciences.
Career Single-Game Highs
Goals: 2, twice (last Nothwestern College, 9/4/09)
Assists: 2, once (Cardinal Stritch, 8/28/09)
Points: 6, once (Cardinal Stritch, 8/28/09)
SOG: 3, twice (last Nothwestern College, 9/4/09)