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Marcia LaPlante
Player Profile:
Marcia LaPlante 2907277
Position: Goalie
Height: 5'3"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Waasis, New Brunswick
High School: St. Mark’s

2016-2017:

  • Played in 8 games with 8 starts
  • Made 127 saves on 137 shots for a .927 save percentage with a 1.34 goals against average
  • Notched a 7-1-0 overall mark
  • Recorded three shutouts

Before Holy Cross:

  • A three-year member of the varsity ice hockey team at St. Mark’s School under head coach Casey Pickett, and a two-year member of the varsity ice hockey team at Oromocto High
  • Named All-Independent School League Honorable Mention in 2016
  • In goal, held a 1.63 goals against average and notched 18 shutouts for a 32-29-7 overall record
  • Held a 1.37 goals against average with eight shutouts for a 15-7-2 record her senior year
  • Named Rookie of the year at Oromocto (2012)
  • Named team MVP at St. Mark’s (2015 and 2016)
  • Played in the Winter Games and  for three years at the Atlantic Challenge Cup for Team New Brunswick
  • Played club hockey for the East Coast Wizards under head coach Hayley Moore
  • Also played two years of varsity field hockey at St. Mark’s and two years of varsity field hockey at Oromocto High
  • St. Mark’s team was New England Champions in 2014
  • Earned Most Improved Player award (2014) and named to the Field Hockey Coaches Association National Squad
  • Additionally played one year of varsity softball, earning the team’s Most Improved Player award in 2016

 Personal:

  • Daughter of Gilles and Denise LaPlante
  • Has two brothers (Julien and Joel)
  • Has one sister (Nathalie) who currently plays field hockey and ice hockey at the University of New Brunswick 
  • Has not yet declared a major

 

Season GP MIN GA GAA SV SV% W-L-T
2016-2017 8 447:12 10 1.34 127 .927 7-1-0
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