Allie Thunstrom

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Allie Thunstrom
Born (1988-04-20) April 20, 1988 (age 27)
Maplewood, MN, USA
Height 5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Weight 145 lb (66 kg; 10 st 5 lb)
Position Forward
WWHL team Minnesota Whitecaps
National team  United States
Playing career 2006–present
Allie Thunstrom
Medal record
Women's ice hockey
Competitor for  United States
Women's 4 Nations Cup
Gold medal – first place 2010 Silver Tournament

Allie Thunstrom (born April 20, 1988[1]) has been a member of the United States national women's ice hockey team since 2010. She won a silver medal at the 2010 Four Nations Cup contested in St. John's, Newfoundland. She plays also for Minnesota Whitecaps, a professional women's ice hockey team in the Western Women's Hockey League (WWHL). In 2012 Allie switched from hockey to speedskating in order to purse her Olympic dreams. After competing in the 2014 Olympic Trials and missing out on the team, she is still today competing in hopes of reaching the 2018 Winter Olympics. Allie currently trains in Roseville, MN with the Midway Speedskating Club.

Playing career[edit]

High school[edit]

At North St. Paul High School, she was the recipient of the 2006 Minnesota Ms. Hockey Award.[2] She was named to the Associated Press All-State first-team in 2006. In addition, she was an All-Conference and All-State in soccer and softball in the state of Minnesota as well.

NCAA[edit]

Boston College[edit]

Thunstrom never missed a game while competing for Boston College. She appeared in all 141 games in her four years. In her senior season (2009–10), she recorded 22 goals and seven assists. Thunstrom led the Eagles in goals and points and finished the season with the most goals scored in Hockey East.[3]

Career stats[edit]

WWHL[edit]

Season Team Games played Goals Assists Points PIM PPG SHG GWG
2010-11 Minnesota Whitecaps 14 26 16 42 6 3 1 0

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NCAA[edit]

Year Games played Goals Assists Points PIM PPG SHG GWG
2009-10 35 22 7 29 0.83 3 0 3
2008-09 36 19 23 42 1.17 4 4 2
2007-08 34 15 5 20 0.59 3 2 4
2006-07 35 30 17 47 1.31 5 6 4

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Allie Thunstrom, 2010 WHEA Second-Team All-Star[6]
  • Allie Thunstrom, 2010 Frozen Four Skills Competition participant[7]

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