Andrea Schjelderup Dalen

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Andrea Schjelderup Dalen
Born (1992-06-19) June 19, 1992 (age 25)
Hønefoss, Norway
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 137 lb (62 kg; 9 st 11 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
WCHA team
Linköpings HC
North Dakota
National team  Norway
Playing career 2009–present

Andrea Schjelderup Dalen (born June 19, 1992 in Hønefoss, Norway) is a Norwegian ice hockey player [1] who has won two medals at the IIHF Division I women's world championships.

Playing career[edit]

Dalen competed in the Swedish Top League for the Linköpings HC from 2009 to 2011. She led the Linköpings to a runner-up finish in the 2011 playoffs, while finishing as playoff scoring champion with seven points in four contest. In the regular season, she finished sixth in the scoring race.

Team Norway[edit]

Dalen represented her native Norway in the 2009 and 2011 Division I International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) World Championships. She registered four goals and one assist in 2009 IIHF Division I World Championship, helping Norway finish with the bronze medal. At the 2011 IIHF Division I World Championships, she tied for fourth in tournament scoring. Dalen played for Norway at the 2011 IIHF 12 Nations Tournament. She ranked second in Group C scoring with 6 points,[2] behind teammate Helene Martinsen whose 8 points topped all Group C players.


Dalen joined the North Dakota Fighting Sioux women's ice hockey program in September 2011. One of her teammates is Norwegian goaltender Jorid Dagfinrud.

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Norway's best player of the game against Germany, 2011 Division I International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships

Career stats[edit]

IIHF Division I[edit]

Year GP Goals Assists Points PIM +/-
2011 (Division I championships) 4 2 2 4 2 +3

Swedish league[edit]

Year GP Goals Assists Points PIM +/-
2010-11 (Linköpings) 27 29 10 39 12 +20



Year GP Goals Assists Points PIM
2011-12 37 9 4 13 8