#31, Noora Räty was only 20 but played in her second Olympic Games in 2010. Four years ago in Turin she was the youngest member of the Finnish team. In 2007 World Championship, Noora was selected the best goaltender. In 2008 in Harbin, China, she went one better: having shut out the USA for Finland’s first ever win over North American opponents she won the MVP award at World Championship. After winning three Finnish championship titles with Blues Espoo. In 2009 Noora moved to the US to attend the University of Minnesota, where she plans to major in kinesiology. She is also an excellent golfer. She was named the Haukilahti High School’s best hockey player of the year 2006 and 2008.
Born: May 29, 1989
Height: 165 cm, (5’4”) Wt: 68 kg (150lbs)
Goaltender: Catches left
Current Team: University of Minnesota (NCAA)