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Medford Native Selected to Play on National Women’s Hockey Team

Medford native and 2014 MHS graduate Brittani Lanzilli has been named to the 2017 U.S. Women’s National University Team.

The UMass-Amherst junior is the reigning ACHA Zoe Harris Player of the Year who led the nation in goals (49) and points (68) in 2015-16, according to USAHockey.com. While at MHS, Lanzilli became just the third female in Massachusetts high school hockey (MIAA) history to score 300 career points.

The national team will compete at the 2017 Winter World University Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan, from Jan. 28-Feb. 8.

– Information from USA Hockey. Photo by Judy Baruffaldi.

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