USA Hockey

  • As a member of the U.S. Women’s National Team, has played in three International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Championships (gold-2015, 2017; silver-2012), three Four Nations Cups (1st: 2016, 2017; 2nd-2014) and one IIHF Twelve Nations Invitational Tournament Series (2011)
  • Three-time member of the U.S. Women's Under-22 Select Team at the Under-22 Series (2012, 2014, 2015)
  • As a member of the U.S. Women’s National Under-18 Team, played in the 2011 International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 Women’s World Championship (gold)
  • Participated in the 2010 Under-18 Series as a member of the U.S. Women's Under-18 Select Team
  • Attended the 2014 U.S. Women's National Team Evaluation Camp
  • Three-time Women’s National Festival invitee (2010, 2012, 2014)
  • Participated in two Winter Development Camps (2011-12)
  • Participated in the 2010 Girls' 17 Player Development Camp, 2009 Girls' 16 Player Development Camp, 2008 Girls' 15 Player Development Camp

IIHF Women's World Championship

  • 2017: Scored the game-winning goal against Finland in the preliminary round and was named U.S. Player of the Game

Four Nations Cup

  • 2016: Netted a pair of goals in four games ... Named U.S. Player of the Game against Sweden.

Under-22 Series

  • 2015: Led team in scoring with three points in three games ... Two of her three goals were game winners, including one in overtime in game three

 

 

Professional Hockey

Played for the Minnesota Whitecaps, an independent team, during the 2016-17 season.

College Hockey

  • Played four seasons (2012-16) at the University of Minnesota, a member of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, where she helped the Gophers to three NCAA championship titles (2012-13, 2014-15, 2015-16)

2015-16 (Senior)

  • Named a Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award top-ten finalist for the fourth straight season
  • Selected as a First Team All-American, All-WCHA First Team, WCHA Preseason Player of the Year
  • Named a WCHA Scholar-Athlete and WCHA All-Academic Team
  • Led the team to its second consecutive NCAA title as co-captain of the Gophers

2014-15 (Junior)

  • Selected as a Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award top-three finalist, AHCA/CCM First Team All-American, All-USCHO First Team, NCAA All-Tournament Team, WCHA Player of the Year, All-WCHA First Team, WCHA Preseason Player of the Year, WCHA Scholar Athlete and WCHA All-Academic Team
  • Named the NCAA Frozen Four Most Outstanding Player to lead Minnesota to the NCAA championship title
  • Led the WCHA in scoring
  • Ranked second in the NCAA with 74 points

2013-14 (Sophomore)

  • Named a top-three finalist for the Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award
  • Named a AHCA/CCM First-Team All American, WCHA Player of the Year, All-WCHA First Team, All-USCHO First Team, WCHA Preseason Player of the Year
  • Led the league in scoring
  • Earned WCHA Scholar Athlete, WCHA All-Academic Team and Academic All-Big Ten honors
  • Led the country in assists with 42
  • Ranked second in the nation in points with 65

2012-13 (Freshman)

  • Set a program freshman record with 82 points
  • Named a Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award Top-10 Finalist, USCHO.com Rookie of the Year, All-USCHO.com Second Team and WCHA Rookie of the Year
  • Helped Minnesota to an NCAA championship title

Additional Notes

  • Has volunteered with Fairview Hospital volunteer since 2013
  • Named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar in 2013
  • Daughter of Greg and Robin Brandt ... Older sister, Marissa, played hockey at Gustavus Adolphus College

On The Ice