8 - Nicola Garat
Nicola Garat
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Princeton, N.J.
High School: Lewis
Position: F

Enters the 2011-2012 season ranked fourth all-time at Holy Cross in career game-winning goals (10), sixth in career short handed goals (three), ninth in career power play goals (10) and 10th in career points (72).

2010-2011: Scored a career-best 29 points, including a career-best 19 goals...named ECAC East Player of the Week (12/13/10) after scoring a hat trick in Holy Cross’ 4-2 win over Connecticut College on Dec. 7...named to the ECAC East All-Academic team.

2009-2010: Played in all 26 games...scored 16 goals and four assists for 20 points...her 16 goals ranked third on the team and tied for sixth in the ECAC East...named to the ECAC East All-Academic team...recipient of Holy Cross’ Seventh Player award...named the AT&T Crusader of the Week (11/23/09).

2008-2009: Played in all 27 games...scored first two career goals against Castleton State (11/22/08)...tied for first in the ECAC with six game-winning goals, tying for second on the Holy Cross single-season record list...recorded nine goals and 14 assists for 23 points...scored four goals on the power play and six game winning goals...named ECAC East Rookie of the Week (1/27/09).

Before Holy Cross: Played club for New Jersey Rockets under coach Mark Hurle…competed in 2008 USA Hockey national championship…member of the Princeton Tiger Lilies…competed in the 2007 USA Hockey national championship…MAWHA champions from 2003-2006…2003 assistant captain.

Personal: Daughter of Ivan and Linda Garat...majoring in English.

 

Garat's Career Statistics

Season GP G A Points Pen-Min PPG SHG GWG
2008-09 27 9 14 23 6-12 4 0 6
2009-10 26 16 4 20 7-14 2 1 1
2010-11 27 19 10 29 5-10 4 2 3
TOTAL 80 44 28 72 18-36 10 3 10