ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
20 - Michelle Picard
Michelle Picard
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Taunton, Mass.
High School: Noble and Greenough School
Position: Defense
Major: Anthropology
Shoots/Catches: L
House Affiliation: Adams

Junior • 2014-15
Tabbed as the team’s co-captain as a junior … Named to the Preseason All-ECAC Team as a defenseman … Prior to the season, represented Team USA (U-22) in the three-game series with Canada's National Women's Development Team … Registered an assist in the Crimson’s opener vs. RPI (Oct. 31), before leaving to be with Team USA in the 2014 Four Nations Cup … Picked up an assist on the lone Crimson goal versus No. 7 Boston University during a 1-1 tie (Nov. 21) … Had the Crimson’s first goal in the loss at No. 1 Boston College (Nov. 28) … Picked up an assist on two shots in the 4-1 win over Dartmouth (Dec. 2) … Added her fourth assist of the year in the 3-0 blanking of Princeton (Dec. 5). 

Sophomore  2012-13
An honarable mention All-Ivy choice ... Looks to be one of Harvard's top defenders ... Was on the first line and totaled +3 in Harvard’s first two wins of the season at Quinnipiac and Princeton Oct. 26-27 ... Assisted on all three of the Crimson's goals in a 3-1 win over No. 2 Cornell to set career bests in points and assists ... Scored her first career goal during a 9-0 win at Union Jan. 4 ... Scored a goal and took a career-high eight shots against Princeton (W, 3-0) Jan. 11 ... Found the back of the net in back-to-back games agianst UConn (W, 5-1) Jan. 15 and RPI (W, 4-1) Jan. 18.

Freshman  2011-12
Helped the U.S. Women’s National Team to a goal medal at the 2011 Four Nations Cup in November … Notched first collegiate point by assisting on the game-winning goal in overtime against Clarkson Oct. 29 … Picked up an assist in 5-2 win against New Hampshire Dec. 9 … Had assists in win over Connecticut (8-1, Jan. 3) and tie at Quinnipiac (3-3, Jan. 7) … Handed out a pair of helpers in 10-1 win over Princeton Feb. 4.

Before Harvard
Four-year member of the hockey team and three-year member of the softball team at Noble & Greenough … Served as captain of both teams as a senior … Also captained the U.S. National Women’s Under-18 Team in 2011 … 2011 Nobles Shield recipient for hockey and two-time all-conference selection … Received the Newell Hockey Cup as a senior … Led hockey team to four league championships and regional titles in 2008 and ’09 … Captured a silver medal with U.S. U18 team at 2010 Women’s Ice Hockey World Championships and a gold medal in 2011 … Three-time all-conference softball pick and led team to league championships in 2009 and ’10 … Academic distinction all four years of high school and 2010 Harvard Book Club Award recipient … Enjoys hiking and camping.

Recent Games
Feb 13 at No. 10/10 Cornell W, 4-1
Feb 14 at Colgate W, 5-0
Feb 20 No. 10/RV St. Lawrence T, 1-1
Feb 21 No. 7/7 Clarkson L, 1-0
Feb 27 Yale W, 2-1
Feb 28 Yale W, 3-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 21
Points 13 10
Goals 2 1
Assists 11 9
PIM 16 10
+/- +25 +22
Power-play goals 1 1
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 49 35
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 17 McGill W, 3-0 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 3
Oct 31 Rensselaer W, 4-1 0 1 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 1 Union W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at No. 7/7 Clarkson T, 2-2 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 15 at St. Lawrence L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 21 at No. 7/7 Boston University T, 1-1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 28 at No. 1/1 Boston College L, 10-2 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 29 at Northeastern W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 2 Dartmouth W, 4-1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 5 Princeton W, 3-0 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 6 No. 4/4 Quinnipiac W, 2-1 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 2 at Brown W, 6-0 0 1 1 0 +5 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 3 at Yale W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 6 Connecticut W, 8-2 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 9 at Union W, 7-1 0 2 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 10 at Rensselaer W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 14 at New Hampshire W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 17 at Dartmouth L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 23 Colgate W, 4-0 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 No. 9/10 Cornell W, 3-0 1 0 1 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 30 at No. 5/5 Quinnipiac W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 31 at Princeton L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 3 No. 6/6 Boston University W, 9-2 0 0 0 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 6 Yale W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 7 Brown W, 7-1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 10 No. 1/1 Boston College W, 3-2 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 13 at No. 10/10 Cornell W, 4-1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 14 at Colgate W, 5-0 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 20 No. 10/RV St. Lawrence T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 21 No. 7/7 Clarkson L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 27 Yale W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 28 Yale W, 3-0 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 7 vs. No. 6/6 Quinnipiac   - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2011-12 28 0 7 7 8 +21 0 0 0 0 0 0 34
2012-13 34 4 13 17 16 +32 1 1 0 1 0 0 89
2014-15 30 2 11 13 16 +25 1 0 0 0 0 0 49
Total 92 6 31 37 40 +78 2 1 0 1 0 0 172
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 30 2 11 13 16 +25 1 0 0 0 0 0 49
Conference 21 1 9 10 10 +22 1 0 0 0 0 0 35
Exhibition 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3

Home 15 1 6 7 10 +14 1 0 0 0 0 0 28
Away 15 1 5 6 6 +11 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -

Wins 22 1 10 11 12 +26 1 0 0 0 0 0 35
Losses 5 1 0 1 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11
Ties 3 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3

October 1 0 1 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
November 5 1 1 2 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
December 3 0 2 2 4 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
January 11 1 5 6 2 +14 1 0 0 0 0 0 15
February 10 0 2 2 8 +7 0 0 0 0 0 0 21