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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.

As you read this, I'm probably eating popcorn, napping, or playing Mario Kart. Or some combination of the three.