Emily Erickson

#10 Emily Erickson

HOMETOWN Coleraine, Minn. (Grand Rapids/Greenway HS)

2011-12 (Redshirt-Junior)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Played in 32 of 35 games as a member of BSU’s top forward line… Also played on Bemidji State’s top power-play unit which recorded a school record 36 goals… Was also one of the Beavers’ top penalty killers… Led the team with 17 goals as a junior and was second on the team in points with 32… Tallied two goals and one assist in BSU’s 4-3 victory over No. 6 Minnesota Duluth… Found the net Nov. 26 for the game-winner over No. 6 North Dakota Nov. 26… Scored three power-play goals on the season… Scored game-winning goal against Ohio State Jan. 14  and had an empty netter… Tallied game-winning score versus No. 9 Minnesota Duluth Feb. 11…Ended the season +1 in plus/minus.

2010-11 (Redshirt-Sophomore)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Finished second on the team in scoring even after missing two games due to an injury...Tallied 16 goals and 11 assists for 27 points in 33 games...Second on the team with goals and fifth in assists...Led the team in power-play goals with six...Had one goal and two assists in helping BSU knock off then-No.1 Mercyhurst on Oct. 16, the first win for the Beavers over a top-ranked team...Scored the game-winners against Minnesota Duluth on Nov. 5, 2010 to record the program’s first win against the Bulldogs...Scored another game winner a week later on Nov. 12 against North Dakota...Pocketed two goals against St. Cloud State on Jan. 8...Led the team in shots on goal with 139...Led the team in plus/minus with a rating of +13.

2009-10 (Redshirt-Freshman)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Played in all 38 games scoring 15 points...scored her first collegiate goal against Ohio State on Oct. 17, 2009...scored the game-tying goal with 16 seconds left in the game against then No. 2 Minnesota on Jan. 15, 2010...scored the game-winner against Ohio State on Jan. 23...recorded her first multi-goal game against Minnesota Duluth in the FINAL FACE-OFF on March 6 scoring two goals and recording one assist.

2008-09 (Freshman)
Took a redshirt for Bemidji State after suffering a season-ending injury early in the season...Recorded two assists in her first-career game against Wayne State on Oct. 3.

Prior to BSU
Erickson was a top-five finalist for the Ms. Hockey Award, given annually to the top senior girls’ high school hockey player in Minnesota...Lettered for six years...Played in the 2007 and 2008 state hockey tournaments, finishing second her senior year...Awarded the Herb Brooks award during senior year...Named to the 2008 AA state hockey all-tournament team and the Associated Press All-State first team...Erickson lettered once in track and field, four times in softball, and six times in tennis during her high school career...Was also a member of the National Honor Society and was on the Honor Roll.

Daughter of Randy and Ginny Erickson and was born Oct. 10, 1989...Majoring in secondary mathematics education.