March 15, 2013

Kayte Holtz Earns First Team All-American Honors For Women's Hockey

BRUNSWICK, Maine - Kayte Holtz (New Berlin, Wis.) has been named a First Team All-American by the American Hockey Coaches Association.

Holtz, a senior co-captain for the Polar Bears, helped lead her team to an exceptional campaign in 2012-13 and is the first women's ice hockey All-American for Bowdoin since Kristen Cameron in 2006.

The high-flying forward was the first Bowdoin player to ever earn three consecutive First Team All-NESCAC appearances and ranked fourth in the league in scoring with 13 goals and 15 assists this season. She finishes her career as the tenth player in program history to surpass 100 points, ranking sixth in school history with 68 career goals, seventh with 55 assists and sixth with 123 points.

The Polar Bears enjoyed their finest season in nearly a decade, recording their most wins (21) since 2003 and winning the team's first NESCAC Championship since 2004.