Brianne Jenner

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Brianne Jenner
Born (1991-05-04) May 4, 1991 (age 24)
Oakville, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 159 lb (72 kg; 11 st 5 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
ECAC team Cornell
National team  Canada
Playing career 2008–present

Brianne Alexandra Jenner (born May 4, 1991) is a member of Canada's national women's hockey team. She made her debut for the team at the 2010 Four Nations Cup and won a gold medal. She is also a member of the Cornell Big Red women's ice hockey program.

Playing career[edit]

In high school, Jenner was the captain of the Appleby College hockey team. Prior to playing with Cornell, Jenner played with the PWHL’s Mississauga Chiefs. She was also the captain of Team Ontario Red at the 2008 National Women’s Under-18 Championship. She scored the game-winning goal in double overtime of the gold medal game.[1]

Cornell[edit]

  • Oct 29–30, 2010: Brianne Jenner factored in both victories for the Big Red over the weekend. On October 29, she had three assists at Quinnipiac. The following day, she notched a pair of goals and added an assist Saturday at Princeton.[2]
  • In three games played between February 7 and 11, 2012, Jenner led the Big Red with eight points. Versus nationally ranked Mercyhurst, Jenner had a goal and an assist in a February 7 victory over the Lakers. In a 5–0 shutout win over the Brown Bears (on February 10), Jenner assisted on two goals. On February 11, Jenner scored the game-winning goal versus the Yale Bulldogs that clinched the ECAC Hockey regular-season championship. In addition, she would go on to score another goal, while notching her 30th assist of the season.

Hockey Canada[edit]

Named to 2014 Olympic roster for Canada.[3] In a January 9, 2008 contest versus Germany (contested at the inaugural World Women's Under-18 hockey championship), Jenner scored twice and logged an assist in a 10–1 win.[4] On November 27, 2009, Jenner and defender Jocelyne Larocque were released from Hockey Canada’s centralized roster to determine the final roster for the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games.[5] In March 2011, she was invited to the Canadian national women's ice hockey team selection camp to determine the final roster for the 2011 IIHF Women's World Championships.[6]

CWHL[edit]

On June 6, 2015, Jenner announced her entry into the 2015 CWHL Draft with the hopes of being selected by the Calgary Inferno. Amidst her CWHL career, Jenner will also be studying for a master's degree in Public Policy at the University of Calgary.[7] If selected by the Inferno, Jenner will play alongside three or more Cornell Big Red graduates.[8]

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Toronto Star High School Athlete of the Week (Week of December 5, 2007)[9]
  • Province of Ontario ribbon dancing quarterfinalist 2002–2003
  • Quill and Dagger Senior Honor Society, Cornell University

NCAA[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Official Website of Hockey Canada". Hockeycanada.ca. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  2. ^ "Weekly Awards: Ryabkina, Jenner & Mazzotta Take Home Honors". ECAC Hockey. 2010-11-02. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  3. ^ "Canada names women’s Olympic hockey team | OlympicTalk". Olympictalk.nbcsports.com. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  4. ^ "Canadian women stay perfect at U18". Sportsnet.ca. 2009-09-15. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  5. ^ "Brianne Jenner, Jocelyne Larocque released from Canadian womens team – Hockey – Cumberland News Now". Amherstdaily.com. 2009-11-27. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  6. ^ "The Official Website of Hockey Canada". Hockeycanada.ca. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  7. ^ Gold Medalist Jenner to Join Calgary Inferno
  8. ^ 2014 Olympic Gold Medalist Brianna Jenner sets sight on playing for the Inferno
  9. ^ [1][dead link]
  10. ^ "WCHA Press Releases". WCHA.com. 2011-02-21. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  11. ^ "Women's Ice Hockey All-Ivy – 2011 – Ivy League". Ivyleaguesports.com. 2011-02-24. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  12. ^ "Jenner, Saulnier & Holdcroft Tabbed with Weekly Awards". ECAC Hockey. 2011-11-01. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  13. ^ "ECAC Hockey" (PDF). ECAC Hockey. Retrieved 2014-01-11. 
  14. ^ http://www.gophersports.com/sports/w-hockey/spec-rel/031915aab.html