Sault Ste. Marie’s Roque Named Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award Finalist

Sault Ste. Marie native and University of Wisconsin senior forward Abby Roque has been named a finalist for the 2020 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award.

Abby Roque

An alternate captain for the Badgers, Roque is one of 10 finalists for the award that is given annually to the top female college hockey player in the United States and is awarded at the Frozen Four. The award has been presented annually since 1998 and is named in honor of Patty Kazmaier-Sandt who was a former All-Ivy League player for Princeton from 1981-1986.

Roque currently ranks sixth in the country in scoring with 53 points and fifth in plus/minus rating with a +35.

A former WCHA Rookie of the Year, Roque has recorded 155 points on 49 goals and 106 assists in 142 career games.

Roque is one of three American-born players and three Badgers to be named a finalist.

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