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25 Sydney Daniels
25 Sydney Daniels
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Southwick, Mass.
High School: Westminster
Position: Forward
Major: Psychology
Shoots/Catches: L
House Affiliation: Leverett

Career Highs:
Goals: 3 (3x, most recent at Dartmouth, Oct. 23, 2016)
Assists: 2 (2x, most recent vs. Cornell, Jan. 28, 2017)
Points: 3 (6x, most recent at Dartmouth, Oct. 23, 2016)

Senior • 2016-17
All-Ivy League second team … Team captain ... Scored a team-high 11 goals to go with five assists on the season … Ended Harvard career 15th in program history with 59 goals, was +48 over her career … Opened the season with her second-career hat trick at Dartmouth (Oct. 23) … Scored against No. 10 Princeton (Nov. 11) and sniped a goal against Boston University (Nov. 22) … Tallied first helper of the season at No. 7/7 Colgate (Dec. 3) … Unleashed a vicious slapshot goal at No. 8/8 Quinnipiac (Jan. 6) … Scored against Rensselaer (Jan. 13) … Tallied an assist in a 2-1 win over Dartmouth (Jan. 17) and scored at Brown in a 3-1 win (Jan. 20) … Tied a career-high with two assists against No. 8/8 Cornell (Jan. 28) … Sniped a goal and provided an assist in a 6-6 tie with Boston Univerisity in the Beanpot consolation (Feb. 7) … Scored twice in a 5-0 shutout of Yale (Feb. 17) ... Prior to the season, represented Team USA (U-22) in the three-game series with Canada’s National Women’s Development team ... ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection. 

Junior • 2015-16
All-Ivy League first team ... All-ECAC Hockey second team ... ECAC Hockey Player of the Month (February) ... ECAC Hockey Player of the Week (Feb. 16) ... Netted a pair of goals in the second ECAC quarterfinal game at Colgate (Feb. 27) ... Found the back of the net in the first ECAC quarterfinal game at Colgate (Feb. 26) ... Scored on the power play at Colgate (Feb. 19) and added two goals at Cornell (Feb. 20) ... Recorded fourth two-goal outing in seven games with a brace against Union (Feb. 13) ... Netted the game-tying and game-winning goals in a three-point outing vs. BU in the Beanpot consolation (Feb. 9) ... Potted a pair of goals in a 3-3 tie with Brown (Feb. 5) ... Scored twice in a 4-1 triumph over No. 9/9 Princeton (Jan. 30) ... Tallied a goal and career-high two assists in a 6-2 win over Colgate (Jan. 9) ... Found the back of the net at Princeton (Dec. 4) ... Lit the lantern with a goal in a 4-1 victory over Minnesota Duluth (Nov. 28) ... Scored the game-winning goal against No. 4/4 Northeastern (Nov. 24) ... Extended point streak to five games with an assist vs. Rensselaer (Nov. 14) ... Netted Harvard’s fifth goal and added an assist in a 5-0 rout of Union (Nov. 13) ... Deked and put the puck through the goaltender’s legs for her second goal of the year at Brown (Nov. 7) ... Scored unassisted for the opening goal of a 3-2 win at Yale (Nov. 6) ... Tallied an assist on Miye D’Oench’s first goal against St. Lawrence (Oct. 31) ... Prior to the season, represented Team USA (U-22) in the three-game series with Canada’s National Women’s Development team ... ECAC Hockey All-Academic selection

Sophomore • 2014-15
All-Ivy League Honorable Mention ... Scored the eventual game-winner against Union in the Crimson’s second game of the year (Nov. 1) … Tallied a goal on three shots at No. 7 Clarkson in the 2-2 tie (Nov. 14) … Scored a goal on three shots in the losing effort at St. Lawrence (Nov. 15) for her third consecutive game with a goal … Lit the lamp with a snipe versus Northeastern in the 4-3 victory (Nov. 29) … Had an assist and seven shots in the 4-1 win over Dartmouth (Dec. 2) … Tallied her fifth goal of the year (second game winner) in the 3-0 win over Princeton ... Scored twice in the win at Brown (Jan. 2) and added one more a night later at Yale (Jan. 3) … Registered a hat trick vs. UConn to cap a three-game goal streak … Registered an assist in the loss at Dartmouth (Jan. 17) … Picked up an assist in the win over Colgate (Jan. 23) … Scored the GWG in OT vs. No. 6 Quinnipiac, adding an assist on the second goal as well … Scored once and assisted on a goal once in the Beanpot first round win over BU … Had an assist in the victory over Yale (Feb. 6) … Scored twice on five shots in the 4-1 win at Cornell (Feb. 13) … Registered the lone Crimson goal in the 1-1 tie with St. Lawrence on Feb. 20 … Scored two goals in the two ECAC Quarterfinal games vs. Yale (Feb. 27-28).

Freshman  2013-14
Recorded her first ever collegiate goal (a game winner) in the victory at St. Lawrence on Nov. 8 ... Notched a goal in the 3-3 tie against No. 3 Cornell on Nov. 15 ... Scored another a day later in the 2-0 win against Colgate (Nov. 16) ... Tallied a goal and an assist in the Crimson's 5-0 win over Dartmouth on Dec. 1 ... Scored the second goal in the 5-0 win over UNH on Dec. 6 ... Captured the game winner with just over two minutes left against Northeastern on Jan. 4; Crimson beat the Huskies, 3-2 ... Provided an assist on Harvard's second goal of the game in the 5-4 win at Colgate on Jan. 17 … Came back after a three-game hiatus from injury to score a goal in the 3-2 win at Princeton (Jan. 31) … Notched an assist in the 5-2 victory over St. Lawrence on Feb. 15 … Scored the game-tying goal in the 3-3 tie with 1:16 left on the clock at Yale (Feb. 21) … Notched an assist in the 4-0 series-clinching win vs. Yale in the ECAC Quarterfinals … Handed out a helper in the loss to Cornell in the ECAC Semifinals on March 8.

Before Harvard
Selected as captain her senior year and earned four varsity letters in ice hockey ... Helped Westminster to four Founder League championships ... Led Westminster to back-to-back New England Championships ... Two-time MVP ... Competed and captained the U19 Assabet Valley team ... Led Assabet Valley to three national championships ... Helped Assabet Valley to four state championships ... Member of the USA U18 team ... Led USA U18 to a gold medal at the world championships in 2011 ... In 2012, helped USA U18 team to a silver medal at the world championships ... Honor Roll student ... Her father, Scott Daniels, competed in the NHL for the Hartford Whalers, Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils.

Recent Games
Feb 4 No. 3/3 Clarkson T, 2-2
Feb 7 vs. Boston University T, 6-6
Feb 10 at Union W, 2-0
Feb 11 at Rensselaer L, 4-1
Feb 17 Yale W, 5-0
Feb 18 Brown L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 28 22
Points 16 13
Goals 11 9
Assists 5 4
PIM 30 24
+/- +2 +2
Power-play goals 2 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 25 21
Game-winning goals 1 1
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 1 1
Shots 145 113
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 14 McGill L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 6 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Oct 23 at Dartmouth W, 5-1 1 3 0 3 6 +3 1 0 0 0 0 7
Oct 28 at No. 8/8 Clarkson L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Oct 29 at No. 7/6 St. Lawrence L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 11 No. 10/RV Princeton L, 2-1 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 12 No. 8/8 Quinnipiac L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 15 at New Hampshire L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Boston University L, 4-3 1 1 0 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Nov 25 No. 4/3 Minnesota Duluth L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 26 No. 4/3 Minnesota Duluth L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 2 at Cornell L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 3 at No. 7/7 Colgate T, 3-3 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 6 at No. 8/8 Quinnipiac T, 2-2 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 7 at Princeton L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 10 vs. No. 6/6 Boston College L, 3-1 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 13 Rensselaer L, 3-1 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 14 Union L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 17 Dartmouth W, 2-1 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 20 at Brown W, 3-1 1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 7
Jan 21 at Yale L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 7
Jan 27 Colgate L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Jan 28 No. 8/8 Cornell T, 2-2 - 0 2 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 31 at Northeastern L, 4-1 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 3 No. 5/5 St. Lawrence L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 8
Feb 4 No. 3/3 Clarkson T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 7
Feb 7 vs. Boston University T, 6-6 1 1 1 2 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 10 at Union W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 11 at Rensselaer L, 4-1 1 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 17 Yale W, 5-0 1 2 0 2 0 +2 1 0 0 1 0 7
Feb 18 Brown L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 4 -2 0 0 0 0 0 6
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2013-14 31 8 5 13 42 +3 0 0 0 2 1 0 91
2014-15 36 19 8 27 34 +23 3 0 0 7 1 1 126
2015-16 31 21 10 31 14 +20 2 1 2 4 0 0 150
2016-17 28 11 5 16 30 +2 2 0 0 1 0 1 145
Total 126 59 28 87 120 +48 7 1 2 14 2 2 512
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 28 11 5 16 30 +2 2 0 0 1 0 1 145
Conference 22 9 4 13 24 +2 2 0 0 1 0 1 113
Exhibition 1 0 0 0 6 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4
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Home 14 5 3 8 12 -1 1 0 0 1 0 0 74
Away 12 5 1 6 16 +1 1 0 0 0 0 1 59
Neutral 2 1 1 2 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
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Wins 5 6 1 7 6 +7 2 0 0 1 0 1 29
Losses 18 3 0 3 20 -8 0 0 0 0 0 0 89
Ties 5 2 4 6 4 +3 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
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October 3 3 0 3 8 +1 1 0 0 0 0 1 15
November 5 2 0 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 21
December 2 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
January 11 3 3 6 6 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 55
February 7 3 1 4 12 +2 1 0 0 1 0 0 44

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IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS