|Hometown:||Grand Rapids, Minn.|
|High School:||G.R. Greenway|
|Club:||Minnesota Jr. Whitecaps|
Senior (2014-15): Alternate captain … appeared in all 30 games … had four goals and seven assists for a career-high 11 points … first marker of the season came in the 4-4 tie with Quinnipiac on Dec. 5 … had a three-point performance in the 5-1 victory over Northeastern on New Year’s Eve, netting the game-winner on the power-play and tacking on two assists … wrapped up her career at Dartmouth by appearing in 112 games, which is the most of any Big Green senior currently on the roster, and has seven goals and 22 assists for 29 points.
Junior (2013-14): In her third year with the Big Green, Illikainen appeared in all 30 games and anchored the defensive unit ... tallied five points on five assists ... had one multi-point contest, registering a pair of assists in a 3-2 loss at home to Princeton on Oct. 25.
Sophomore (2012-13): During her second year on campus, Illikainen appeared in 25 of the Big Green's 31 contests ... tallied eight points on three goals and five assists ... six of her points came in conference play ... picked up an assist in a season opening victory against Princeton on Oct. 26 ... scored her first goal of the year on Nov. 2 against Yale and the tally was also the game winner.
Freshman (2011-12): In her first season, Illikainen played in 27 of the team's 30 games ... led the first-year players with five assists and finished the year with five points ... recorded her first collegiate point and assist on Nov. 6 at home against Harvard ... set a career high with two assists and two points in a 2-0 victory at Colgate on Nov. 12 ... had two assists and two points in ECAC Hockey play.
Before Dartmouth: Illikainen entered Dartmouth from Grand Rapids, Minn., after previously playing for the Grand Rapids Greenway Lightning and the Minnesota Junior Whitecaps ... finished her career with more than 100 points, and had 16 goals and 19 assists in her senior year at Grand Rapids ... was named all state in 2010 and 2011 and was honorable mention all state in 2009 ... earned the Hobey Baker High School Character Award in 2011, and was a participant at the USA U-16 and U-17 National Camps.
Illikainen's Career Statistics