14 - Paige Decker
Paige Decker
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Preston, Conn.
High School: Westminster School
Position: F
Major: American studies
Previous Team: Connecticut Polar Bears
S/C: R
Residential College: Trumbull
gp 10
p 1
g 0
a 1
pim 2
+/- -9

2013-14 (Senior): Earned Yale Athletics' Ford Student-Athlete Community Outreach Award ... ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... Appeared in 10 games before season-ending injury ... Had one assist.

2012-13 (Junior): ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... Appeared in all 29 games for the second straight year ... Scored first career goal in 4-3 win vs. UConn in first round of Nutmeg Classic Nov. 23 ... Finished season with two goals and an assist.

2011-12 (Sophomore): ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... First career point came on assist vs. Brown Jan. 4 ... Appeared in all 29 games and had one assist ... Incurred just three penalties.

2010-11 (Freshman): ECAC Hockey All-Academic ... Appeared in 20 games and incurred just four penalties.

Before Yale: Captained Connecticut Polar Bears U-19 Tier 1 Team … Placed second in 2008 and third in 2009 at U-16 National Championship.

High School (Westminster): Captained ice hockey team … Team won 2010 D1 New England Prep School Ice Hockey Tournament, and she was named MVP … Led team in points (30) as a senior … Team won Founders League title in 2008-09 … Also played field hockey and lacrosse … Won Westminster’s Squibb Bowl in ice hockey and lacrosse for inspired leadership and sportsmanship … 2009 All-New England Class A Field Hockey Tournament Team … Selected to New England Field Hockey All-Star showcase as a junior … Class A New England Field Hockey runner-up in 2009 championship tournament.

USA Hockey: Selected to U-16 National Development camp for New England District.

Notes: Chair of the Yale Athletics Student-Athlete Community Outreach Committee ... In that role was involved in a number of initiatives, including helping to organize two annual youth days, weekly Bulldog Buddies reading program and annual holiday gift giving drive ... Helped organize Yale women's ice hockey's “White Out for Mandi” fundraiser game for the Mandi Schwartz Foundation, the charity named in memory of former women’s ice hockey player Mandi Schwartz ’10 (1988-2011) ... Helped organize annual Mandi Schwartz Marrow Donor Registration Drive at Yale ... Took part in the “Yale Bulldog PAWS (Pediatric Alliance With Student-athletes)” program, which pairs Yale athletic teams with pediatric patients at Yale-New Haven Hospital to serve as a support group ... Certified CrossFit Level 1 Fitness Trainer … Lab Rescue volunteer.

Why Yale? “Yale offered everything I was looking for in a college, including an Ivy League education, a strong women’s hockey program and a great location. The Yale Whale has always been my favorite rink and I can’t imagine playing anywhere else.”

Recent Games
Feb 15 at Princeton W, 5-3
Feb 21 Harvard T, 3-3
Feb 22 Dartmouth L, 2-1
Feb 28 at Harvard W, 3-2
Mar 1 at Harvard L, 3-2
Mar 2 at Harvard L, 4-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 10 6
Points 1 0
Goals 0 0
Assists 1 0
PIM 2 2
+/- -9 -6
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Shots 16 10
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 5 McGill L, 3-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 18 Sacred Heart W, 6-0 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 19 at Boston College L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 26 at Boston University L, 2-1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 1 at St. Lawrence L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 2 at Clarkson L, 7-0 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 8 Princeton L, 3-2 0 0 0 2 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 9 Quinnipiac T, 0-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 15 at Rensselaer W, 2-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 16 at Union W, 6-4 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 23 Minnesota L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 24 Minnesota L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 29 vs. Connecticut W, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 at Quinnipiac L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at Providence W, 5-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 3 Colgate W, 6-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 Cornell L, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 10 at Dartmouth L, 5-4 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 11 at Harvard W, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 Clarkson T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 18 St. Lawrence T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 Brown T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 at Brown W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Cornell L, 6-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 1 at Colgate L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 Union L, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 8 Rensselaer T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Quinnipiac T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 15 at Princeton W, 5-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 21 Harvard T, 3-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 Dartmouth L, 2-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Harvard W, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 1 at Harvard L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 2 at Harvard L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Total 10 0 1 1 2 -9 0 0 0 0 0 16
Conference 6 0 0 0 2 -6 0 0 0 0 0 10
Exhibition 2 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3

Home 4 0 0 0 2 -4 0 0 0 0 0 9
Away 6 0 1 1 0 -5 0 0 0 0 0 7
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Losses 7 0 1 1 2 -8 0 0 0 0 0 9
Ties 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4

September - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 2 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
November 8 0 0 0 2 -8 0 0 0 0 0 13
December - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
January - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
February - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
March - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
April - - - 0 - - - - - - - -