Emily McKnight

#12 Emily McKnight

HOMETOWN Carman, Manitoba (Balmoral Hall Prep)

2012-13 (Junior)
• Academic All-WCHA
Played in 19 games as a junior… Had an assist against Providence Oct. 5…Recorded nine shots on goal…McKnight recorded two shots on goal against Ohio State Feb. 1.

2011-12 (Sophomore)
• Academic All-WCHA
Played in eight games as a sophomore… Had three assists against Lindenwood Nov. 10…Was +5 against the Lions…Also dressed for the second game of the Providence series, both games at Maine, the second game of the Ohio State series (Jan. 14), both games versus St. Cloud State (Feb. 17-18), and Game 2 of the WCHA playoffs versus North Dakota (Feb. 25)… Recorded shots against Maine (Oct. 15) and Lindenwood (Nov. 10).

2010-11 (Freshman)
Skated in 31 games for the Beavers, seeing most of her time centering the fourth line...Had a total of nine shots on goal, with three coming against Minnesota State on Jan. 21, 2011.

Prior to BSU
Played for the Balmoral Hall School Prep Team in Winnipeg, Manitoba...Helped lead her team to a second-place finish in the Junior Women’s Hockey League (JWHL)...Selected to play for the JWHL All-Star team in 2008-09...In addition to Balmoral Hall School, McKnight played nine years of boys’ hockey and played in girls’ AAA hockey for seven years.

Daughter of Harry and Marty McKnight and was born July 12, 1992…Played five years of softball for the Winnipeg Lightning and the Interlake Phillies and played two years of soccer with Balmoral Hall School…Majoring in business administration...Minoring in sport management.

Career Highs: Goals: none, Assists: 3 vs. Lindenwood (Nov. 10, 2011), Points: 3 vs. Lindenwood (Nov. 10, 2011), Shots on Goal: 5 vs. Lindenwood (Sept. 27, 2013), Penalty Minutes: 2 (nine times), last against St. Cloud State (Jan. 11, 2014).