Michelle Karvinen

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Michelle Karvinen
Born (1990-03-27) March 27, 1990 (age 25)
Rødovre, Denmark
Height 5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Weight 152 lb (69 kg; 10 st 12 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
SM team Espoo Blues
National team  Finland
Playing career 2009–present

Michelle Karvinen (born March 27, 1990) is a Danish-Finnish ice hockey player.[1] She is a member of the Finland women's national ice hockey team.[2]

Playing career[edit]

She is a senior at the University of North Dakota majoring in graphic design and technology and plays for the North Dakota Fighting Sioux women's ice hockey program.[3]

She was the only European chosen for the All-Star team at the 2009 World Championships.[4]

NCAA[edit]

She began playing hockey for the North Dakota Fighting Sioux women's ice hockey program in 2010–11.[3] From October 15–16, 2011, Karvinen produced five points, and earned a +5 plus/minus rating as the Fighting Sioux swept the Vermont Catamounts. In a 9–1 win on October 15, 2011, Karvinen scored two goals and set up another for a three-point performance. She assisted on Jocelyne Lamoureux’s game-winning goal at 2:58 of the first period. The following day, she accumulated two more assists in a 4–1 Triumph. For the second consecutive game, she assisted on the game-winning goal, as Monique Lamoureux scored at 15:11 of the second period.[5]

Career stats[edit]

Event Goals Assists Points Shots PIM +/-
2010 Winter Olympics 1 0 1 6 6 −1

[6][7][8][9][10]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Media All-Star team, 2011 IIHF Women's World Championship[11]
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (Week of October 18, 2011)[5]
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (Week of October 25, 2011)[12]
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (Week of November 8, 2011)[13]
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (Week of February 8, 2012)[14]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Michelle Karvinen Biography and Olympic Results | Olympics at". Sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  2. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-11-12. 
  3. ^ a b Derek Koenen, UND Athletic Media Relations. "Sioux add three to 2010–11 roster – UNDSports.com: Official Web Site of University of North Dakota Athletics". Fightingsioux.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  4. ^ "Michelle Karvinen Bio – UNDSports.com: Official Web Site of University of North Dakota Athletics". Fightingsioux.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  5. ^ a b "Full Slate of Conference Games Set for Oct. 20–22 ... MSU at UM, SCSU at BSU, UW at UMD, League-Leading OSU at UND". WCHA.com. 2011-10-18. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  6. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  7. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  8. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  9. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  10. ^ "vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics | Olympic Videos, Photos, News". Vancouver2010.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  11. ^ "Tomcikova named MVP". Iihf.com. Retrieved 2012-08-23. 
  12. ^ "North Dakota's Lamoureux-Kolls, Wisconsin's Rigsby Named WCHA Women's Players of the Week" (PDF). Wcha.org. Retrieved 2012-11-12. 
  13. ^ "North Dakota's Lamoureux and Karvinen, Minnesota's Raty Named WCHA Women's Players of the Week" (PDF). Wcha.org. Retrieved 2012-11-12. 
  14. ^ "Minnesota's Kessel, North Dakota's Lamoureux-Kolls and Karvinen Named WCHA Women's Players of the Week" (PDF). Wcha.com. Retrieved 2012-11-12.