Whitney Wivoda

#11 Whitney Wivoda

HOMETOWN Fairbanks, Alaska (Lathrop HS)

2015-16 (Senior)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Played in all 36 games as an assistant captain for the Beavers... Posted six assists... Recorded two assits in a victory over Ohio State (Feb. 13)... Added 38 shots on goal.

2014-15 (Junior)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Skated in 38 of 39 games for BSU… Notched five goals and career-high eight assists... Totaled 34 shots on goal and blocked 14 shots... BSU finished the season 5-0-0 when Wivoda scored a goal… Appeared in her 100th career game Jan. 11 at Minnesota Duluth.

2013-14 (RS-Sophomore)
  • Academic All-WCHA
  • WCHA Scholar Athlete
Appeared in all 36 games for BSU…Tallied eight points (3g, 5a)… Added three assists on the Beavers' powerplay... Registered 55 shots on goals... Assisted Kristine Grenier’s game-winning goal versus Ohio State (Feb. 14)… Posted a goal and an assist in a WCHA playoff game versus North Dakota (March 1).

2012-13 (Sophomore)
• Academic All-WCHA
Limited to five games due to injuries... Tallied two points in the series against Providence Oct.5-6... Had a goal against St. Cloud State Oct. 12... Was granted a medical redshirt for this season.

2011-12 (Freshman)
Appeared in 35 of 37 games as a freshman for BSU…Tallied nine points (5g, 4a)… Ended the season playing most of her time on one of BSU’s top two lines and was also a member of the Beavers’ second power-play unit… Had a breakout game with two goals and one assist against Lindenwood Nov. 10… Scored power-play goals against Robert Morris (Dec. 30) and then-No. 1 Wisconsin (Jan. 27).

Prior to BSU
Wivoda played six years of hockey with the Alaska Icebreakers girls’ hockey program... In 2006, she participated in the National Development Camp... In 2008-09, Wivoda helped the Icebreakers to an appearance in the national tournament... During the 2009-10 season, she played boys’ hockey with Lathrop High School, winning the conference championship before placing third in state... Wivoda transferred to Grand Rapids and played for the Minnesota Crunch during her senior season.

Daughter of Bill and Normal Wivoda and was born April 30, 1993… Also lettered in soccer while at Lathrop High School in Fairbanks… Cousin Mary Jo Herret played volleyball at Indiana... Major is nursing.

Career Highs
Goals: 2, vs. Lindenwood (Nov. 10, 2011); Assists: 3, vs. Minnesota State (Feb. 14, 2015); Points: 3, 3x, Last vs. Minnesota State (Feb. 14, 2015); SOG: 4, 7x, Last at Lindenwood (Jan. 3, 2015); PIM: 2, 7x, Last at Minnesota Duluth (Mar. 1, 2015).