8 Kelly Babstock
8 Kelly Babstock
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Mississauga, Ontario
High School: Toronto Jr. Aeros/Team Ontario Red
Position: FORWARD
Last Team: Toronto Jr. Aeros, Team Ontario Red

As a Junior in 2012-13: Continued to establish herself as the greatest women’s hockey player in Quinnipiac history with another standout year…Participated in all 36 games…Named to the ECAC Hockey First Team after her 55 point (28 goals, 27 assists) season…Nominated for the Patty Kazmaier Award which is given to the top player in all Division I women’s hockey…For the third consecutive season she was named to the All-New England Women’s Ice Hockey All-Star Team…Led all conference players as a Four-time recipient of the ECAC Hockey Player of the Week…Won her second career ECAC Hockey Player of the Month award after a record-breaking month in Oct., 2012…She finished the month as the ECAC Hockey leading scorer with 10 goals and 10 assists for 20 points in eight games…The point total broke her own previous program-record for point scoring in a month as she tallied 18 points in nine games in the month of Oct., 2010 during her standout freshman campaign…Became the first 100-point scorer in program history on 10/5 against Mercyhurst and later scored her 75th career goal and 150th career point on 2/10 against Colgate…Her 1.53 points-per-game average ranked 12th in the NCAA…The 28 goals were tied for the 8th-most in the country while her 0.78 goals-per-game average was eighth-best…One of just nine players in the NCAA to hold a spot in the Top-20 points-per-game, Top-10 goals-per-game and Top-20 assists-per-game averages…Lifted her team down the stretch of tight games throughout the season as her seven combined game-winning and game-tying goals tied for 6th in the NCAA while her three game-tying goals was tied for the most in the country… Scored three shorthanded goals which was 3rd in the NCAA…Recorded seven multi-goal games and her team finished with a team record of 6-0-1 when she scored at least two goals…Finished with 17 multi-point games (13-2-2 team record in those games)…Tallied a +32 plus/minus rating (25th NCAA, trailed 22 players all from NCAA Tournament teams)…Scored or assisted on 53.4 percent (55-of-103) of team’s goals which was 2nd in Division I…Recorded a point in 25-of-29 games (86.2 percent) Quinnipiac was not shutout…Led the nation in scoring through the first two weeks of the season…Her individual numbers stood out even more in conference play as she finished with 35 points (17 goals, 18 assists) in ECAC Hockey play which finished as the second-most among all players…Enters her fourth year with the Bobcats with 154 career points (76 goals, 78 assists) which is the most in program history in all three categories…Has accumulated 18 multi-goal games throughout her career…The 154 career points stood 8th  among active Division I players to finish 2012-13 but 4th-most among juniors…Will enter the season as the active Division I leader in career goals with 76…Has played in 110 consecutive games as she has never missed a game in her Quinnipiac career…Among her single-game highlights in 2012-13 include four goals against Maine on 10/12 which established a program record…Tallied four assists against Dartmouth on 10/27 which tied a program record…Notched two game-tying goals with less than one minute remaining (Mercyhurst on 10/5, Yale on 2/2)…Became just the second player in program history to score two shorthanded goals in a game against UConn on 11/24…Put together four point streaks of at least five games (10/5 – 10/19, 10/27 – 11/10, 11/24 – 1/11, 1/18 – 2/10)…Scored a season-high five points against Maine on 10/12 and Dartmouth on 10/27…Began the year with an amazing streak of four straight games with at least three points…Started the streak with three points (two goals, one assist) on 10/5 and followed with one goal and two assists on 10/6 both against Mercyhurst…Set the single-game program record with four goals in addition to one assist against Maine on 10/12…Put together another three point (one goal, two assists) outing on 10/13 against the Black Bears…Won back-to-back ECAC Hockey Player of the Week honors to start the season…Scored one goal in the Bobcats’ 3-2 victory over Syracuse on 10/19…Tied her season-high with five points (one goal, four assists) against Dartmouth on 10/27…Tallied another multi-point game with one goal and one assist against Colgate on 11/2…Followed with three assists in a 11/3 matchup against Cornell…Scored the game-tying goal against Union on 11/9 to salvage a tie against the Dutchwomen…Scored the game-winning goal and contributed an assist against Rensselaer on 11/10 in a 3-2 Quinnipiac victory…Scored one goal in a 6-4 Bobcat victory over St. Lawrence on 11/17…Tallied her two shorthanded goals including an assist in the Nutmeg Classic Consolation Game on 11/24…Collected three points (two goals, one assist) in a home victory over Rensselaer on 11/30…Posted two assists in a win over Union on 12/1…Named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week following her five-point week…Lit the lamp for the game-winning goal in a tightly-contested 3-2 win over Princeton on 12/7…Added two points (one goal, one assist) in a shutout win over the Tigers on 12/8…Scored one goal against Dartmouth on 1/11…Finished with one assist in back-to-back games against Robert Morris on 1/18 and 1/19…Scored two goals in a 5-0 win over Brown on 2/1…Lifted her team with a game-tying goal in the waning seconds on 2/2 against Yale to go along with one assist…Posted three points (two goals, one assist) in the team’s monumental 4-1 victory over then-No. 4 ranked Cornell which was just the Bobcats’ second victory over a Top-5 team in program history…Both of her goals against the Big Red were empty netters while one came shorthanded…Tallied another multi-goal game, her seventh of the season, on 2/10 against Colgate…Named ECAC Hockey Player of the Week following her explosive four-goal, five-point week…Tallied two assists against Yale on 2/22 and followed with one assist against Brown on 2/23 in the Bobcats’ regular season finale…Led all players with 28 shots-on-goal in the ECAC Hockey Quarterfinal series against St. Lawrence.

As a Sophomore in 2011-12: Saw time in all 37 games…Babstock finished with another banner season highlighted by multiple record-breaking performances as she became Quinnipac’s all-time leader in goals, assists, and points in just her second season…On 11/18 against Colgate, Babstock tallied four points (two goals, two assists) to help her become the program’s all-time leader in points, surpassing Vicki Graham’s career total of 73…She went on to become the program’s all-time assists leader against Robert Morris in the Nutmeg Classic Championship Game on 11/26 as her two assists pushed her past Caitlin Peters’ 39 career assists…She broke her final record on 2/17 as her two goals against Union made her the program’s all-time leading goal scorer, vaulting her past Elyse Cole’s 43 career tallies…Babstock finished the season with the most points (40), goals (18), game-winning goals (4), shots (175), and plus/minus (+13) among all Bobcat skaters…Her season totals landed her tied for 33rd in points among skaters in the nation as well as tied for 8th among ECAC skaters…She was a two-time ECAC Hockey Player of the Week winner, increasing her career total to four…She earned her second-consecutive ECAC Hockey All-League selection with Second Team honors…Also earned her second-consecutive New England Division I Women’s Ice Hockey All-Star Team selection…Currently stands at 99 career points, with 48 goals and 51 assists…Recorded her first assist of the season in a 4-3 loss to Maine on 10/7…Registered her first goal of the year to go along with two assists on 10/8 in a 5-4 defeat to Maine…Scored the team’s only goal in a 3-1 loss to Northeastern on 10/15…Netted the game-winning goal against Rensselaer in a 2-0 win on 10/28…Tallied a goal in a 10/29 victory over Union, 5-1…Assisted on the game-winning goal in a 3-0 victory over Yale on 11/4…Scored a goal in a 2-2 tie against Brown on 11/5…Began a scoring streak of seven consecutive games (six goals, eight assists) with a goal and two assists in a 3-2 win against St. Lawrence on 11/12…Had a season-high four points (two goals, two assists) in a 6-2 victory over Colgate on 11/18…Either scored or assisted on six straight Bobcat goals in two games between 11/12 and 11/18…Assisted on the team’s only goal in a 7-1 loss to Cornell on 11/19…Scored perhaps the most memorable goal for the Bobcats on the season as her tally with 10 seconds remaining against No. 4 ranked Boston College tied the score at 1 in a game that Quinnipiac eventually went on to win 2-1 in overtime…Registered an assist against UConn in a 4-2 first round victory in the Nutmeg Classic Tournament on 11/25…Finished with a goal and two assists to lead the Bobcats to a 3-2 victory over Robert Morris in the Nutmeg Classic Tournament Championship on 11/26…Scored the game-winning goal on 12/2 in a 3-0 win over Brown…Finished with an assist in a 3-0 win over Princeton on 12/10…Recorded a shorthanded goal to go along with an assist in a 3-3 tie against Harvard on 1/7…Assisted on the team’s only goal in a 4-1 defeat to Cornell on 1/13…Registered an assist on 1/14 to help the Bobcats defeat Colgate 4-1…Assisted on a goal in the Bobcat’s 4-2 loss to Harvard on 2/3…Recorded an assist in a 3-2 loss to Clarkson on 2/11…Capped the regular season with a pair of three-point performances including two goals and an assist in a 6-2 victory over Union on 2/17 and her fourth career hat trick in a 5-1 win over Rensselaer on 2/18…Began postseason play with a goal and assist in a 4-1 game one victory for Quinnipiac in the first round of the ECAC Hockey Tournament…Assisted on the series-clinching goal in a first round 2-0 win over Clarkson in the ECAC Hockey Tournament…Registered an assist in the ECAC Hockey Tournament Semifinal loss to Cornell, 5-1.

As a Freshman in 2010-11: Saw action in all 37 games…Led the team in points (59), goals (30) assists (29), points per game (1.59), and plus/minus (+30)…Broke the program-record for most goals, assists, and points in a season, as well as breaking the single-game point record when she tallied six points in a game against Sacred Heart…Was named ECAC Hockey Rookie and Player of the Year after leading the league in goals, points and game-winning goals. She is the first player in program-history to be named Player of the Year and is only the second skater to ever be awarded Rookie of the Year honors… Among all NCAA Division I Women’s Ice Hockey freshmen skaters, she finished first in goals, points, and points per game, while finishing second in assists…She was a two-time ECAC Hockey/MLX Skates Player of the Week and a five-time Rookie of the Week recipient and earned First-Team All-League and All-Rookie Team at season’s end…Babstock became just the second athlete in Quinnipiac history to receive mention in Sports Illustrated's Weekly publication of its "Faces In The Crowd" section, when she was highlighted in the January 17, 2010 edition…She was named Quinnipiac Female Athlete of the Year, as well as the team Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Player at the team’s annual banquet…Babstock netted two points in her Quinnipiac debut, scoring the game-winning goal against Niagara on 10/1 in a 3-0 win…She added a goal and two assists in a 3-1 win over Niagara on 10/2…She scored the game-winning goal and added an assist against Northeastern on 10/9 in a 4-0 victory…Recorded a goal and two assists in a 5-0 win over Sacred Heart on 10/10…Contributed a goal and two assists in a winning effort against Maine, 4-2, on 10/15…Tallied an assist against Maine on 10/16 in a 4-2 loss…Assisted on all three goals in the team’s 3-3 tie to Boston College on 10/22…Collected an assist on 10/29 against Cornell in a 5-1 loss…Scored the game-winning goal in consecutive games against Princeton (11/2) and Union (11/5), in 5-2 and 3-2 wins, respectively…Tallied her first-career hat trick on 11/12 against Harvard, which included the game-winning tally in a 4-1 victory…Scored her second hat trick in as many games when she netted three goals in a 4-3 loss to Dartmouth on 11/13…Broke the program record for most points in a game (six) when she tallied two goals and four assists against Sacred Heart on 11/26 in a 9-1 win…Assisted on the game-winning goal while also adding a goal of her own on 12/3 in a 4-0 win over Brown…Netted the game-winning goal against Yale on 12/4 in a 3-1 victory…Assisted on the game’s first goal during the team’s 3-2 in over St. Lawrence on 1/7…Tallied her third hat trick of the season with the last goal coming in overtime to propel the Bobcats to a 3-2 victory over Clarkson on 1/8…Recorded an assist against Wayne State on 1/22…Scored her first short-handed goal of her career against Clarkson on 1/28 in a 3-2 loss…Registered another short-handed goal the following game against St. Lawrence on 1/29 in a 4-2 win…Scored two goals including the game-winning tally on 2/4 against Dartmouth in a 4-0 victory…Collected a goal and an assist in a 3-2 loss to Harvard on 2/5…Assisted on the team’s only goal in a 1-1 tie against New Hampshire on 2/8…Figured in all five goals (two goals, three assists) in the team’s 5-1 win over Rensselaer on 2/11…Scored two goals including the game-winning tally against Union in a 4-0 victory on 2/12…Assisted on the game-winning goal against Princeton in a 2-1 victory in the team’s first game of the ECAC Hockey playoffs on 2/25…Scored the game-winning goal and assisted on the second goal of the team’s 2-0 win over Princeton on 2/26, propelling the team to its first-ever Semi-Finals appearance in the ECAC Hockey playoffs…Collected an assist in a 4-3 loss to Cornell on 3/3 in the Semi-Finals of the ECAC Hockey playoffs.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Port Credit Secondary School…Was high school hockey team’s leading scorer for three years and men’s field lacrosse leading scorer for one year…Three year hockey MVP…During the 2009-10 season helped the Toronto Jr. Aeros of the Provincial Women’s League win the gold medal and League Cup…Registered 25 goals and 35 assists during the regular season and nine goals and four assists during the playoffs.

Personal: Native of Mississauga, Ontario…Daughter of David and Donna Babstock…Has an older brother, Jeff Shattler and a younger brother, Jacob. She also has an older sister, Cindy Shattler and two younger sisters, Harmony and Shenoah…Brother Jeff plays professional lacrosse for the Calgary Roughnecks of the NLL… Plans to major in Criminal Justice.

2012-13 Season Highs                                                Career Highs
4, 10/12/12 vs. Maine                                        Goals: 4, 10/12/12 vs. Maine     
4, 10/27/12 vs. Dartmouth                              Assists: 4, twice 
5, twice                                                             Points: 6, 11/26/10 vs. Sacred Heart