Mariia Posa

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Mariia Posa
Born (1989-05-29) 29 May 1989 (age 25)
Helsinki, Finland
Height 5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Weight 127 lb (58 kg; 9 st 1 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
Played for Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs
National team  Finland
Playing career –present
Olympic medal record
Women's ice hockey
Competitor for  Finland
Bronze 2010 Vancouver Tournament
Women's 4 Nations Cup
Bronze 2010 Canada Tournament

Mariia Posa (born 21 February 1988) [1] is a member of the Finland women's national ice hockey team. She plays also for the University of Minnesota-Duluth.

Playing career[edit]

Minnesota Duluth[edit]

She had three assists in the Bulldogs’ two-game sweep of WCHA opponent Ohio State on November 13 and 14. She assisted in the Bulldogs’ first two goals on the November 13 game (a 3-2 overtime win). It was a career-high for Posa and she had a +3 in the game. The following night, she assisted on national teammate Saara Tuominen’s second period goal in a 5-3 victory.

Finland[edit]

Career statistics[edit]

Finland[edit]

Event Games Played Goals Assists Points Shots PIM +/-
2010 Winter Olympics 3 0 0 0 0 1 -1

[2][3][4][5][6]

Minnesota Duluth[edit]

Year Games Played Goals Assists Points Penalty Minutes
2009-10 24 2 4 6 4

[7]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (Week of November 18, 2009)[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1][dead link]
  2. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  3. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  4. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  5. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  6. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  7. ^ "Statistics :: USCHO.com :: U.S. College Hockey Online". USCHO.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  8. ^ [2][dead link]