2 Josephine Pucci
2 - Josephine Pucci
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Pearl River, N.Y.
High School: Choate Rosemary Hall (Conn.)
Position: Defender
Major: Psychology
Shoots/Catches: R
House Affiliation: Dunster

Senior • 2014-15
ECAC All-Academic Team ... Made her return to the ice after the New Year, earning the start at Brown (Jan. 2) … Picked up assists in three consecutive games vs UConn (Jan. 6), at Union (Jan. 9) and at RPI (Jan. 10) … Scored her first goal of the year in the 4-0 victory vs. Colgate (Jan. 23) … Registered an assist in the victory over Cornell (Jan. 24) … Picked up two assists on the weekend vs. Yale (Feb. 6) and Brown (Feb. 7) … Assisted on a tally at Colgate (Feb. 14) … Had two points on one goal and one assist in the 3-0 victory versus Yale in the ECAC Quarterfinals (Feb. 28) to clinch the spot in the conference semis.

Junior • 2011-12
Named assistant captain for 2011-12 season ... Named a 2012 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award nominee ... Received All-ECAC second team accolades and was a finalist for league Best Defensive Defenseman award ... Helped the U.S. Women’s National Team to a goal medal at the 2011 Four Nations Cup in November … Posted a pair of assists in season-opening win at St. Lawrence Oct. 28 … Logged a power-play goal the following night in a 2-1 win at Clarkson … Picked up a goal and two assists in a 6-1 win over St. Lawrence Nov. 19 … Dished out a pair of assists against No. 2 Minnesota Nov. 27 … Had a pair of helpers in 5-2 win over New Hampshire Dec. 9 … Put together a four-game point streak Jan. 28-Feb. 4, including a three-point game against Quinnipiac Feb. 3 when she scored the game-winner ... Logged a goal in Game 1 of ECAC quarterfinals against Princeton.   

Sophomore • 2010-11
Received All-Ivy League first team and All-ECAC Hockey second-team honors ... Named to the New England Hockey Writers Division I All-Star Team ... Also named a finalist for ECAC Hockey's Best Defensive Defenseman Award ... Led all Harvard defenders with 25 points on 12 goals and 13 assists ... Led the team with a +24 rating ... Scored the opening goal, unassisted, against Brown Oct. 30, and added an assist on a late power play goal ... Registered an assist in 5-3 win over No. 9 Dartmouth Nov. 19 ... Also dished out an assist against No. 7 Minnesota Nov. 28 ... Scored a power-play goal against No. 6 Boston College Dec. 5 ... Also registered a goal in 3-1 win over New Hampshire Dec. 9 and had an assist against No. 4/5 Boston University Dec. 10 ... Scored a goal and dished out two assists in a 5-0 win over Union Jan. 7 ... Dished out an assist against Rensselaer Jan. 8 ... Notched a goal in a 2-1 win over St. Lawrence Jan. 14 ... Had a goal and an assist in a 4-0 win at Brown Jan. 28 ... Picked up an assist against Princeton Feb. 4 and added a goal the next day against Quinnipiac ... Notched a helper in the Beanpot semifinal against Northeastern and recorded the shootout-winning goal Feb. 8 ... Tallied a goal in a 3-2 overtime win at St. Lawrence Feb. 12 ... Had goals against Colgate Feb. 18 and No. 2 Cornell Feb. 19 in the final regular-season weekend ... Scored a goal in Game 1 of ECAC quarterfinal series with St. Lawrence Feb. 25 and registered three assists the following afternoon in an 8-3 win over the Saints. 

Freshman • 2009-10

Saw action in 31 games ... Amassed 13 points on four goals and nine assists ... Was tied for 12th in ECAC Hockey games among defenders in scoring (3-6-9) ... Helped Harvard rank fifth in the nation in scoring defense ... Stood third on the Crimson with a +16 rating ... Scored first career goal with shot from the point in final minutes against Princeton (Nov. 14) ... Assisted on a tally in win at Yale (Nov. 20) ... Handed out a career-high three assists in victory at Brown (Nov. 21) ... Netted a power-play goal and assisted on game-winning tally in win over Dartmouth (Nov. 25) ... Named ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Week Nov. 30 ... Lit the lamp in victory over Boston College in Beanpot semifinal (Feb. 2) ... Scored in second straight game in win against Brown (Feb. 5) ... Assisted on two goals in Game 2 of ECAC Hockey quarterfinals against Princeton (Feb. 27) ... Dished out an assist in ECAC Hockey semifinals at Clarkson (March 5).

Before Harvard:
Four-year defenseman on the varsity hockey team and captain as a senior ... Alternate captain junior year ... Member of the Mid Fairfield Connecticut Stars which took silver in 2005 and bronze in 2008 and 2009 at the USA Hockey Nationals; captained team in 2009 ... Choates’s team MVP junior and senior years ... New England champion in 2007 ... Led team to 2008 Founder’s League championship ... Attended select 17/18 camp in Lake Placid, N.Y., in 2007 ... Shortstop on the varsity softball team all four years and captain as a senior ... Three-time team MVP in softball ... Member of the Western New England championship team in softball sophomore and junior seasons ... Striker on the varsity soccer team for three years ... Named a New England Prep School All-Defenseman in 2009 ... Hester C. Macquire Award winner in 2007 ... Eugenia Baker Jessup Award winner in 2008 ... Winner of Carolie Ruutz-Rees Award for athletic achievement ... Recipient of Charles Wickliffe Kennerly Memorial Award ... Winner of Flora MacDonald Bonney Prize for contibutions to the welfare of the community ... Volunteered for the Special Population Skate all four years.

Personal:
Played the clarinet all four years of high school.

Recent Games
Feb 28 Yale W, 3-0
Mar 7 vs. No. 6/6 Quinnipiac W, 2-1
Mar 8 vs. No. 9/9 Cornell W, 7-3
Mar 14 Quinnipiac W, 5-0
Mar 20 vs. No. 2 Boston College W, 2-1
Mar 22 vs. No. 1 Minnesota L, 4-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 15
Points 12 8
Goals 3 1
Assists 9 7
PIM 4 2
+/- +21 +16
Power-play goals 1 1
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 11 8
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 46 31
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 17 McGill W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 31 Rensselaer W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 Union W, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 14 at No. 7/7 Clarkson T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at St. Lawrence L, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 21 at No. 7/7 Boston University T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 28 at No. 1/1 Boston College L, 10-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 29 at Northeastern W, 4-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Dartmouth W, 4-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 5 Princeton W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 No. 4/4 Quinnipiac W, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 2 at Brown W, 6-0 - 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 3 at Yale W, 3-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 6 Connecticut W, 8-2 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 9 at Union W, 7-1 1 0 1 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 10 at Rensselaer W, 4-1 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 14 at New Hampshire W, 4-1 1 1 0 1 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 17 at Dartmouth L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 23 Colgate W, 4-0 - 1 1 2 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 24 No. 9/10 Cornell W, 3-0 1 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 30 at No. 5/5 Quinnipiac W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 31 at Princeton L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 3 No. 6/6 Boston University W, 9-2 - 0 0 0 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 6 Yale W, 6-1 1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 Brown W, 7-1 - 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 10 No. 1/1 Boston College W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 13 at No. 10/10 Cornell W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 14 at Colgate W, 5-0 1 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 20 No. 10/RV St. Lawrence T, 1-1 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 21 No. 7/7 Clarkson L, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 27 Yale W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 28 Yale W, 3-0 - 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 7 vs. No. 6/6 Quinnipiac W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 8 vs. No. 9/9 Cornell W, 7-3 - 0 0 0 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mar 14 Quinnipiac W, 5-0 - 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 20 vs. No. 2 Boston College W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mar 22 vs. No. 1 Minnesota L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2009-10 31 4 8 12 18 +16 1 0 0 0 0 0 69
2010-11 30 12 13 25 46 +24 2 1 0 2 0 0 98
2011-12 27 5 16 21 32 +16 3 0 0 1 0 0 72
2014-15 26 3 9 12 4 +21 1 0 0 0 0 0 46
Total 114 24 46 70 100 +77 7 1 0 3 0 0 285
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 26 3 9 12 4 +21 1 0 0 0 0 0 46
Conference 15 1 7 8 2 +16 1 0 0 0 0 0 31
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
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Home 12 2 6 8 4 +10 1 0 0 0 0 0 23
Away 10 1 3 4 0 +13 0 0 0 0 0 0 18
Neutral 4 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 5
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Wins 21 3 9 12 4 +24 1 0 0 0 0 0 35
Losses 4 0 0 0 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Ties 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
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January 11 2 5 7 2 +12 1 0 0 0 0 0 21
February 10 1 4 5 0 +10 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
March 5 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6