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Take Ten: Hannah Bilka

Freshman Hannah Bilka has firmly established herself on the Boston College women’s hockey team, helping the Eagles start the season off strong with a 4-0 record. Learn more about this impressive athlete here.

Class: Freshman

Hometown: Coppell, Texas

Roster Number: 19

Position: Forward

Previous Team: Shattuck-St. Mary’s (Faribault, MN)

Good Taste: Bilka’s go-to pump-up song is “Run This Town (feat. Rihanna and Kanye West)” by Jay-Z.

Before BC: Bilka was part of the silver medal-winning U.S. Under-18 Women’s team at the 2019 IIHF World Championship, competed in both the 2017 and 2018 Under-18 Series against Canada as part of the U.S. Under-18 Women’s Select team, and participated in the 2017 and 2018 USA Hockey Women’s National Festivals.

Going For Gold: Bilka was a member of the 2018 gold medal-winning U.S. Under-18 Women’s National Team at the IIHF World Championship in Dmitrov, Russia. 

Finishing Strong...: Bilka finished her senior year season with 65 points, consisting of 26 goals and 39 assists in 46 games.

...And Starting Strong: Bilka scored four out of six points against Holy Cross last Thursday. This was the first four-goal game for a BC player since Toni Ann Miano’s game against Northeastern on Jan. 13, 2018.