Personal Info

  • Born in Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Daughter of Robb and Linda Stecklein
    • Has one sister, Jill, and on brother, Ross
  • Mom, Linda, played soccer for the University of Wisconsin 1981-1984
  • Brother, Ross, played hockey at St. John's University

Hockey-Related Questions

First Hockey Memory
She began playing at age six when she was on a team with her brother. On her first day, her coach told her parents that she and her brother both had the wrong-handed stick.

One Person In Her Career She'd Like to Thank
Winny Brodt

Advice for Young Hockey Players
Don't focus too much on just one sport. Playing a bunch of different sports makes you a better athlete overall and gives you the chance to pick the sport you enjoy the most

Favorite Small Area Game
Dynamite

Pregame Rituals
Juggling a soccer ball

Lifestyle Questions

Sports She Played Other Than Hockey
Soccer, tennis, lacrosse

Favorite Movie
The Other Woman or The Original Pink Panther Series

Favorite TV Show
The New Girl

Hobbies Outside of Hockey
Reading, nature documentaries, travel, cards, tennis

Best Advice She's Ever Been Given
Just beeeeee yourself - the Genie from Aladdin/her parents