Kara

Violette

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#16

Forward
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greene, Maine
High School: St. Mark's (Mass.)

Bio

  • A Veteran Leader the Holy Cross Leadership Academy.

2016-2017:

  • Served as the team captain
  • Played in all 27 games at forward
  • Lead the team with 35 points on 19 goals and 16 assists
  • Tallied nine multipoint games
  • Recorded one goal and three assists in a 5-3 Win at Plymouth State (11/4)
  • Had two goals and one assist in a 6-1 win against Southern Maine (11/18)
  • Scored two goals in a 3-1 win against St. Michael’s (1/14)
  • Tallied four game winning goals, ranking third in the league
  • Given the team MVP award
  • Named to the Rutland Herald Invitational All-Tournament team
  • Named NEHC Player of the Year
  • Named to the Divsion II/III All-New England team
  • Named first team All-NEHC
  • Named to the NEHC Open All-Tournament team
  • Ranked sixth in the league in total points, tied for second in goals scored
  • Ranks seventh all-time in the programs history with 45 career goals
  • Ranks ninth all time in program history with 93 career points

2015-2016:

  • Played in all 27 games
  • Ranked third on the team and tied for seventh in the NEHC with 27 points, including 12 goals and 15 assists
  • Her 12 goals were fourth best on the team
  • Her 15 assists were the third most on the team
  • Her three power play goals were tied for third on the team
  • Tallied a team-high five three-point games in wins over Sacred Heart (10/30), Wesleyan (11/29), St. Michael’s (1/30; 2/27) and University of New England (2/5), in addition to one two-point game in a 4-3 win over Manhattanville (1/2)
  • Notched first career hatrick in a win over St. Miachael’s (1/30)
  • Named Crusader of the week (2/1)
  • Named NEHC Open Tournament MVP

2014-2015:

  • Played in all 28 games
  • Recorded 31 points on 14 goals and 17 assists
  • Her 31 points and 17 assists led the team
  • Her five power-play goals tied for first on the team
  • Her 14 goals were second most on the team
  • Recorded two three-point games in a 5-4 win over Sacred Heart (10/31) and again in a 4-1 win over Franklin Pierce (3/1)
  • Named ECAC East Rookie of the Week on three occasions (11/4, 11/24, 1/6)
  • Named to the All-ECAC East Rookie team.

Before Holy Cross:

  • Played for head coach Kirsti Anderson at St. Mark’s School in Southborough, Mass.Named an Independent School League All-Star by the Boston Globe as a senior
  • Earned 2012 honorable mention All-Independent School League honors
  • Previously played at Leavitt Area High School in Turner, Maine, where she was named the 2010 Lewiston Sun Journal girls' ice hockey Player of the Year as a freshman
  • Also lettered in soccer and lacrosse
  • Led her Assabet Valley club team to 2008 (12 and under) and 2012 (16 and under) USA Hockey girls’ youth national championships
  • During the 2008 nationals, tallied a team-high 10 points in six games, including the game-winning goal in the eight-overtime championship game.

Personal:

  • Daugher of Marc Violette and Marie Levesque
  • Has two brothers (Cody and Connor)
  • Brother, Cody, played ice hockey at the University of New England
  • Majoring in Economics
Season GP G A P Pen-Min PPG SHG GWG
2014-2015 28 14 17 31 5-10 5 1 2
2015-2016 27 12 15 27 10-20 3 1 1
2016-2017 27 19 16 35 5-10 2 0 4
Career Total 82 45 48 93 20-40 10 2 7
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