AS A GRADUATE STUDENT IN 2010-11 Named a Hockey East First-Team All-Star and was tabbed the league's Best Defenseman ... Has appeared in 36 games and totaled 31 points ... Currently holds the BU single-season record for assists (27) ... Was named Hockey East Player of the Week after recording a goal and two assists in a two-game sweep over Connecticut ... Has posted eight multi-point games, including one three-point game ... Collected a six-game point-scoring streak (2g, 7a) from Jan. 15 - Feb. 3.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY Member of the 2010 gold medal-winning Canadian Olympic Team at the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, B.C. ... Won a silver medal at the 2009 IIHF World Women's Championship ... Was a three-time member of the Canada National Women's Under-22 Team at both the MLP Cup (2007-09) and Under-22 Series against the U.S. (2006-08) ... Played three years at McGill University (Que.) of Canadian Interuniversity Sport (2006-09) ... Helped lead McGill to back-to-back CIS championships (2008, 2009) and a second-place finish in 2007 ... In 2008-09, named CIS tournament MVP and First Team All-Canadian all-star ... Set a Quebec Student Sport Federation for points by a defenseman (25) ... In 2007-08, led the QSSF in scoring and was named the team's most outstanding defensive player ... Garnered CIS First Team All-Canadian and QSSF First All-Star Team honors ... Named CIS Rookie of the Year in 2006-07 ... Member of the QSSF First All-Star Team and received CIS First Team All-Canadian recognition ... Played with Team Quebec at the 2003 Canada Winter Games and 2005 under-18 national championships.
PERSONAL Daughter of Patrick and Lise Ward ... Has one brother, David ... Enrolled in the University's Graduate School of Business ... Born Feb. 27, 1987.