| 5 ft 3 in (1.6 m)|
|WCHA Team||Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs (2005-2007, 2009-2010)|
|Pro Career||– present|
Kirsti Hakala was an ice hockey player for the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs women’s ice hockey team.
The 2006-2007 season saw Hakala and the Bulldogs advance to the NCAA Championship game, where the Bulldogs were defeated by WCHA rival Wisconsin Badgers. During the 2009-2010 season, Hakala and her Bulldogs won the NCAA National Championship game against Cornell in triple overtime.
Hakala and her Bulldogs teammates were part of a group of NCAA sporting champions that visited the White House in Washington, D.C. and listended to United States president Barack Obama congratulate them on their victory.
Awards and honorsEdit
- WCHA Scholar Athlete award (2006-07)
- WCHA Scholar Athlete award (2009-10)