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29 Rachel Weber

“Rachel is a dependable goaltender with a calming presence.  She simply stops shots and loves to perform.” - Jeff Kampersal

Senior Year (2011-12): Named first-team All-Ivy and second-team All-ECAC ... started all 31 games and posted a 12-15-4 record ... finished with 826 saves on 892 shots for a .926 save percentage and a 2.13 goals against average ... had four shutouts against Brown on Nov. 4 and Dec. 3, nationally-ranked Harvard on Jan. 6 and Union on Feb. 18 ... allowed just one goal in 11 games ... in 15 of 31 games she either allowed one goal or zero ... made a season high 44 saves in a 1-1 tie at Ohio State on Dec. 31 ... stopped 41 shots in a 2-1 win at Dartmouth on Feb. 3 ... made 40 saves at Boston College on Nov. 25 ... stopped 30+ saves in 10 games including 32 vs. Northeastern, 30 at RPI, 31 at St. Lawrence, 30 at Clarkson, 36 vs. Cornell, 32 vs. Colgate, 38 at Ohio State, 39 vs. Dartmouth and 31 at Harvard in game two of the ECAC quarterfinal series ... named the ECAC Goalie of the Week on Dec. 9 after a sweep of Brown & Yale where she finished the weeked with a 0.50 GAA and a .979 save percentage ... earned her second ECAC Goalie of the Week honor on Jan. 10 after a shutout of No. 10 Harvard (the first time a goalie shutout the Crimson since Nov. 2010) and a tie with Dartmouth and finished the weekend with a 0.96 GAA and a .967 save percentage ... picked up her third ECAC Goalie of the Week honor on Feb. 21 with a sweep of Union & RPI finishing with a 0.50 GAA and a .974 save percentage ... finishes with a career record of 34-33-6 with 13 shutouts, a 1.98 GAA and a .924 save percentage ... second in career shutouts, fourth in saves, fifth in wins, third-best goals against average, and the tied for the best save percentage in school history.
Awards
• ECAC Goalie of the Week (Dec. 9, Jan. 10, Feb. 21)
• First-Team All-Ivy League
• Second-Team All-ECAC Hockey
• Elizabeth English Trophy (team award)

Junior Year (2010-11): Started 24 games and appeared in 25 … was 14-10-1 with a 1.77 goals-against average and a .931 save percentage … her single season save percentage was the highest in Princeton history and her goals-against average ranks second … recorded six shutouts … earned second-team All-ECAC and second-team All-Ivy honors … won team's Elizabeth English Trophy as team Most Valuable Player … named the team's Most Improved Player … first win of the year came in relief at Union … stopped 30 shots in a 2-2 tie with 10th-ranked Harvard … made 30 saves in a tough 1-0 loss at second-ranked Cornell … made 29 saves in a one-goal loss at fifth-ranked Boston University … made 19 saves to shut out Brown … had 23 saves in a 4-2 win over Syracuse … stopped 14 shots the following afternoon to blank the Orange … named the ECAC Goaltender of the Week following the Syracuse weekend … stopped 24 shots in a 3-0 blanking of fifth-ranked Boston College … earned second straight ECAC Goalie of the Week nod following shutout of BC … made 19 saves to shut out Quinnipiac … stopped 18 shots in a shutout at Clarkson … made 29 saves in a 3-1 win at St. Lawrence … saw her shutout streak of 289:43 snapped in third period of win at St. Lawrence … streak is the longest in both Princeton and ECAC Hockey history and ranks fourth in the NCAA since the 2000-01 season … named ECAC Hockey Goaltender of the Week after the Quinnipiac, Clarkson and St. Lawrence weekend … made 37 saves to blank St. Lawrence at home … stopped a career-high 41 shots in a loss to Clarkson … made 25 saves to post a win at 10th-ranked Harvard … closed the regular season with four straight wins against Union, Rensselaer, Brown at Yale … made 46 saves in two games against Quinnipiac in the ECAC playoffs.

Sophomore Year (2009-10): Appeared in 20 games as a sophomore, making 18 starts … was 8-8-1 overall with a 2.05 goals-against average and a .912 save percentage … recorded two shutouts … made seven saves to earn her first collegiate win at Vermont … stopped 10 shots in a win over Union … had 25 saves in a 2-1 overtime win at Harvard … made 21 saves in a win over Boston University … made 18 saves in a 1-0 overtime loss at Syracuse … made 23 saves in a 4-3 win over Dartmouth … stopped 16 shots for a shutout win at Union … made 25 saves in a 1-1 tie at Rensselaer … stopped all 26 shots to blank St. Lawrence at home … had 20 saves in a regular season-ending shutout of Yale … had a career high 35 saves in the second game of the ECAC quarterfinals at Harvard.

Freshman Year (2008-09):  Appeared in two games as a freshman ... a member of the ECAC All-Academic Team ... made her collegiate debut in the final 10:39 against Harvard ... did not face a shot in the game ... also appeared against Union and stopped both shots face.

Before Princeton: Attended Hudson Senior High School ... played for the Minnesota Thoroughbreds ... compiled a 49-23-17 record with 21 shutouts over the past three seasons ... went 17-6-5 with a 1.58 goals-against average and a .931 save percentage last season ... was invited to the USA Hockey National Development Camp ... helped her team to a Hockey Night in Boston championship and was received the award as the tournament’s top goaltender the previous season.

Personal:
Full name is Rachel Marie Weber ... daughter of Bill and Kari Weber ... both parents attended Minnesota ... father is a pharmacist and mother is an accounting assistant ... has four sisters: Kelsey, Kirsten, Reilin and Heidi ... Kelsey is a personal banker ... Kirsten graduated from Wisconsin-Stout ... enjoys travel, music, tennis and movies ... birthday is Sept. 12.

 

 Season 
 GP-GS  Record Minutes  GA  GAA
 Saves SV %
SHo  
2008-09 2-0 0-0-0 21:15 0 0.00 2 1.000 0
2009-10 20-18 8-8-1
1111:58
38 2.05 395
.912 3
2010-11 25-24 14-10-1 1426:24
42 1.77
564 .931
6
2011-12 31-31 12-15-4 1859:48 66 2.13 826 .926 4
Career 79-73 34-33-6 4419:25 146 1.98 1787 .924 13


 Career Highs
 Career Firsts
 Saves
 44 at Ohio State (12/31/11)
 
 Shutouts  
 at Union (1/29/10)
 Win
   at Vermont (10/24/09)

Position: Goaltender
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
City/State: Hudson, Wis.
Club: Minnesota Thoroughbreds
Major: Anthropology
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