Jillian Dempsey

Boston vs. Bullies All-Star

Fun Facts

  • Hometown: Winthrop, Massachusetts
  • Was a Harvard University senior captain where she became a top-10 all-time scorer with 148 points
  • Dempsey joined the Boston Pride in 2015 and was awarded captain in 2018
  • She became the first player in league history to reach 100 career points
  • Sportsnet named her one of the 25 most powerful women in hockey
  • In 2016 she became a 5th grade teacher and continued teaching while playing in the NWHL, including conducting class from her hotel room during the 2020–21 Lake Placid bubble