11 Melissa Paluch
11 - Melissa Paluch
Height: 5-4
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Parma, Mich.
High School: Culver Academies
Position: F
Career Stats (Click on season for game-by-game stats.)
2012-13 26 14 19 33 8/16 3 1 3 +15
CAREER 26 14 19 33 8/16 3 1 3 +15 


Career Single-Game Highs (through 2012-13)
Goals 3 vs. UW- Eau Claire on Jan. 11, 2013
Assists 3 vs. Concordia University Wisonsin on Feb. 5, 2013
Points 4 vs. UW- Eau Claire on Jan. 11, 2013


2012-13 1st varsity letter
Codfish Bowl All-Tournament Team
Honorable Mention All-Northern Collegiate Hockey Association
Northern Collegiate Hockey Association All-Rookie Team
Team's Most Valuable Player
Lake Forest College All-Sportsmanship Team


Other Notables
2012-13 Played in every game
Led the team in assists and ranked second in goals and points
Also tied for the team lead in plus/minus rating
Tied for fifth in the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association in assists and 11th in goals and ranked seventh in points
Also finished second in the league in points by a freshman and tied-for-seventh in game-winning goals
Ranked ninth in the nation in assists per game, tied-for-31st in goals per contest, and 11th in points per game
Was also second in the country in points by a freshman
Recorded at least one point in 19 of 26 contests with 10 multi-point games
Assisted on a team-high four game-winning goals
Scored first career goal in season opener against University of St. Thomas on Nov. 3
Had at least one point in 11 consecutive contests from Nov. 16-Jan. 19
Recorded first career assist in opener and scored game-tying goal in game two at UW-Stevens Point Nov. 16-17
Scored an unassisted goal and added an assist against Marian University on Dec. 1
Netted the game-winning goal against UW-Superior on Dec. 8
Had a goal and four assists in two Codfish Bowl games at the University of Massachusetts Boston Jan. 3-4
Scored short-handed and game-winning goals in first career hat trick at UW-Eau Claire on Jan. 11
Had a goal and assist in consecutive games at Eau Claire on Jan. 12 and against Adrian on Jan. 19
Recorded at least one point in seven straight games from Jan. 25-Feb. 9
Scored the game-winning goal and had an assist at College of St. Scholastica on Jan. 26
Recorded two assists at Finlandia University on Feb. 1 and three against Concordia University Wisconsin on Feb. 5
Had at least one goal and assist in a game for the seventh time on the year against St. Norbert College on Feb. 8