"Denna is a forceful, skilled, and determined center. She will work like crazy in all three zones. She has an incredibly strong resolve. Her play is inspiring." - Jeff Kampersal
Senior Year (2013-14): Co-captain ... led the team in scoring and in goals with 13 goals and 14 assists for 27 points ... played in all 31 games ... led the ECAC in short-handed goals with three and short-handed points with four ... scored a goal in the first game of the year at Dartmouth, a 3-2 win ... went on a five-game point streak with assists against No. 3 Cornell, Colgate, Brown, Yale and capped it with a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win over UNH ... scored twice in a 4-1 win over RPI with her first short-handed goal of the year ... tallied assists in 4-1 wins over Union and UConn ... scored a short-handed goal in a loss at No. 10 Quinnipiac ... recorded her first career hat trick in a 4-4 tie at RPI with another short-handed tally ... named the ECAC Hockey Player of the Week on Jan. 14 after leading the league in goals with four as she collected her first-career hat trick and scored two short-handed goals ... had a goal and an assists in a 6-1 win over Penn State ... scored the game-winner on a power-play goal in a 3-2 win over Dartmouth while also chipping in an assist ... scored the first goal in a 2-1 win at St. Lawrence and had an assist the next day in a 2-2 tie with Clarkson ... recorded a goal and an assist in a 3-0 shutout of Brown on Feb. 14 ... tallied two assists in the regular-season finale at No. 3 Cornell on Feb. 22 ... added a goal and an assist in the second game of the ECAC series at No. 6 Cornell on March 1.
• Second-Team All-Ivy
• Elizabeth English Trophy (team award)
• Patty Kazmaier Award (team award)
• ECAC Player of the Week (Jan. 14)
Junior Year (2012-13): Captain ... appeared in 27 games ... collected 10 points on three goals and seven assists ... had an assist in game at RIT and Robert Morris to start the season ... scored in a 3-3 tie at Colgate on Nov. 2 ... earned an assist in a 6-5 win at RPI on Nov. 9 ... tallied an assist in a 3-0 shutout of Penn State ... had a goal and an assist in a 3-1 win versus Yale on Feb. 1 ... scored in a 4-1 win at Clarkson on Feb. 15 ... picked up an assist at St. Lawrence on Feb. 16 and at Yale on Feb. 23.
• 2013 ECAC All-Academic Team
Sophomore Year (2011-12): Played in all 31 games ... finished second on the team in scoring with 11 goals and 11 assists for 22 points ... collected three assists in the first game of the year a 5-3 win over Northeastern ... scored her first goal of the season the next day against Niagara ... had an assist against Brown in both games in the series ... earned a four-point game with two goals and two assists in a 7-1 win over Yale on Nov. 5 ... named the ECAC Player of the Week on Nov. 8 after a five-point weekend in a sweep of Brown and Yale ... scored a goal against Colgate in both games of the series ... tallied two goals in a 5-1 win over Yale on Dec. 2 ... picked up an assist in a 1-1 tie at Ohio State on Dec. 31 ... earned an assist in a 3-0 shutout of Harvard on Jan. 6 ... had an assist in the first game back from semester break against Robert Morris ... scored a goal against both RPI and Union in the final regular season weekend ... tallied two of her team's three goals in game one and had an assist in game two of the ECAC quarterfinals at Harvard.
• ECAC Player of the Week (Nov. 8)
• Preseason Athlete Award (team award)
Freshman Year (2010-11): Appeared in all 31 games as a freshman … won the team's Rookie of the Year Award … scored eight goals and added 10 assists for 18 points … scored three game winners in a six-game span late in the year … made her collegiate debut on Oct. 22, 2010 at Northeastern … scored her first goal in a 2-0 win over Colgate … scored Princeton's first goal and assisted on its second in a 2-1 win at Rensselaer … added an assist in a loss to Yale … scored on the power play and added an assist in a 4-2 win over Syracuse … added an assist in a 5-0 win over Syracuse … added an assist in a win over Boston College … had assists in both wins on Princeton's trip to Clarkson and St. Lawrence … had an assists in consecutive games against St. Lawrence and Clarkson … had the game-winning goal and an assist in a win at Harvard … scored the game winner on the power play at Union … scored twice, including the game winner in the season finale at Yale.
• Rookie of the Year Award (team award)
Before Princeton: A member of five ISL Championship winning teams at Nobles … was an All-ISL honoree and a Boston Globe All-Star as a senior … scored 16 goals and added 16 assists in 23 games for Nobles in her senior year … also added 21 goals and 28 assists in 32 games with Assabet Valley … totalled 20 or more points in each of the last foru years at Nobles … played 11 seasons in the Assbaet Valley program was her team's won National Championships in seven of the seasons … also played varsity field hockey and lacrosse at Nobles.
Personal: Full name is Denna Christine Laing ... daughter of Dennis and Jerilyn Laing … father played hockey at Rensselaer … mother attended Northeastern … has two younger sisters, Brianna and Lexie ... Brianna is a goalie for the Harvard women's hockey team and Lexie attends Noble & Greenough … birthday is May 12 ... major is politics.
| Career Highs
||Career Firsts|| Multiple/Game
|| 3 at RPI (1/11/14)
|| vs. Colgate (10/29/10)
|| 6 (3- 1x; 2- 5x)
|Assists|| 3 vs. Northeastern (10/21/11)
|| at RPI (11/5/10)
|| 3 (3- 1x; 2- 2x)
||4 vs. Yale (11/5/11)||G vs. Colgate (10/29/10)|| 15 (3 - 3x, 2- 13x)
|High School:||Nobels & Greenough|