Marlee Wheelhouse

#15 Marlee Wheelhouse

HOMETOWN Crookston, Minn. (Crookston HS)
2010-11 (Junior)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Saw action in all 35 games for the Beavers netting two goals and recording eight assists...first goal of the season came against then-No. 1 Wisconsin to send the game into overtime on Feb. 5, 2011...scored second goal of the season in the WCHA First Round Playoffs against then-No. 8 North Dakota in game three of the series on Feb. 27, 2011...started three games towards the end of the season forward...her efforts on the blue line helped the Beavers break the record they set last season for fewest goals conceded in a season with 88... was voted to wear the captains ‘C’ for the 2011-12 season.

2009-10 (Sophomore)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Played at defense for all 38 games recording six points, all assists...was a crucial part to a defensive unit that gave up the fewest goals in school history (98)...recorded the highest plus/minus amongst all defensemen (-1).

2008-09 (Freshman)
Laced up her skates in all 36 contests, scoring three goals and providing five helpers for eight points...finished second on the team in scoring amongst defensemen...scored twice on the power play...scored against Robert Morris (Jan. 3, 2009), North Dakota (Jan. 30, 2009) and Minnesota (Feb. 27, 2009).

Prior to BSU
Wheelhouse lettered all four years in hockey, softball and soccer...captain last three years in hockey...member of the all-conference teams all four MVP freshman and senior years...left Crookston HS with the school record for goals, assists and points in a career...was an All-State Honorable Mention her sophomore and junior years...received numerous accolades during her junior season, beginning with being named Most Valuable Offensive Player on her team...earned a spot on the Associated Press Second Team, the Pioneer Press Second Team, the Coaches Association All-State Team, and the All-Tournament State Team....played with the Minnesota Jr. Whitecaps in summer and fall 2007.

Marlee Nora Wheelhouse...born Nov. 9, 1989...daughter of Scott and Gerri Wheelhouse...sister is teammate Erika Wheelhouse...majoring in exercise sciense...minoring in psychology.