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Sarah Nurse
Sarah Nurse

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Hamilton, Ontario

High School:
Bishop Tonnos Catgolic Secondary School

Height:
5-8

Position:
Forward

Shoots:
L

Honors: All-WCHA Rookie Team (2013-14)

2013-14: Scored her first collegiate goal in Wisconsin's 5-1 win over Minnesota State (Oct. 5)...scored a goal in the Badgers' 6-0 victory over St. Cloud State (Oct. 19)...set her game-high assist and point totals in Wisconsin's homedefeat of Lindenwood, where she recorded three points off a goal andtwo assists (Oct. 26)...tallied an assist in the Badgers' 3-2 defeat of Northeastern (Nov. 15)...scored her fourth goal of the season during the team's 5-0 victory over Boston University (Nov. 16)...tallied an assist in Wisconsin's 2-2 tie against Minn. Duluth (Nov. 29)...scored a goal in the Badgers' 7-2 defeat of Bemidji State (Dec. 6)...recorded her first power play and game-winning goal in the team's 5-0 shutout of Bemidji State (Dec. 8)...assisted in the game-winning goal during the Badgers' 3-1 win over St. Cloud State and then scored the game-winning goal in the team's 4-0 series-concluding win (Jan. 3-4)...scored her first career short-handed goal in Wisconsin's 4-1 defeat of North Dakota (Jan. 12)...tallied an assist in the team's 3-1 victory over Bemidji State (Jan. 18)...recorded a goal and two assists in the Badgers' series sweep of Minnesota Duluth (Jan. 25-26)...scored a goal in Wisconsin's 3-2defeat of Ohio State (Feb. 8)...assisted in the game-winning goal during the team's 3-1 victory over Minn. State (Feb. 22).

Prep: Participated in the Selection Camp and Strength and Conditioning Camp in 2011 and 2012 with the Canadian Women's U-18 team ... competed with the Stoney Creek Junior Sabres for two years, where she was assistant captain and second on the team in points for her goals and assists ... skated at the 2011 IIHF High Performance Women's Hockey Camp in Slovakia with Team Canada ... played for Team Ontario Red in the Canadian National Championships, where she won a gold medal in 2011 and a bronze in 2012.

Personal: Parents are Michelle and Roger Nurse ... she has two brothers, Elijah and Isaac ... her cousin, Darnell Nurse, was drafted seventh overall by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2013 NHL draft ... she is the niece of one-time NCAA basketball player Raquel McNabb and former NFL star Donovan McNabb ... she started playing when she was five ... her intended major is undecided ... her favorite sports other than hockey are volleyball and basketball.

Why Wisconsin?
"It is an excellent and well respected university with a stunning campus and an equally impressive hockey program."

Nurse's Career Statistics as of Feb.28 2014

Season GP Goals Assists Pts Shots Shot % Pen.-Min. +/- PPG SHG GWG
2013-14 32 10 9 19 142 .070 1-2 +9 1 1 2
Career 32 10 9 19 142 .070 1-2 +9 1 1 2

Nurse's Career WCHA Statistics as of Feb. 28, 2014

Season GP Goals Assists Pts Shots Shot % Pen.-Min. +/- PPG SHG GWG
2013-14 28 8 6 14 130 .062 0-0 +6 1 1 2
Career 28 8 6 14 130 .062 0-0 +6 1 1 2
Career Game Highs
Goals 1 (10X); MR at Ohio State, Feb. 8, 2014
Assists 2; vs. Lindenwood, Oct. 26, 2013
Points 3; vs. Lindenwood, Oct. 26, 2013
Point streak 4 games; Dec.6, 2013- Jan. 4, 2014
Career multi-point games 2

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