Ryerson Hockey (W) BIO
Ailish Forfar
Player Profile:
Ailish Forfar 2948649
Position: Forward
Height: 5'6"
Year: 5
Hometown: Sharon, Ont.
High School: Bishop Strachan School
Major: RTA: Sport Media

2017-18: The OUA First-Team All-Star, U SPORTS Second-Team All-Canadian and Ryerson captain had an outstanding performance in her fifth and final year of eligibility… Had 11 goals and 12 assists (23 points) in 21 regular season games, finishing fourth in the OUA in scoring… Had three power play goals, one game winning goal and eight penalty minutes in that timespan… Her first goal of the year came in the season opener against York on October 15, 2017… Had seven multi-point games, including three goals and one assist against Toronto on November 9, 2017… The hat trick against Toronto was the first of Forfar’s U SPORTS career and made her one of only seven OUA players to score a hat trick during the regular season… Tallied four points (two goals, two assists) again on January 14, 2018 in a 5-2 win over Waterloo… Appeared in all of Ryerson’s postseason games, scoring an unassisted goal in the third period in a 4-2 victory against Nipissing on January 21, 2018… Her contributions off the ice yielded provincial and national recognition… Recipient of the prestigious OUA and U SPORTS Marion Hillard award for academic and community excellence… Also awarded the G. L. Dobson trophy for community contribution… A finalist for Ryerson’s H. H. Kerr Female Athlete of the Year award….  Smashed Ryerson’s single season points (20) and goals (10) record after recording a goal and an assist against Nipissing on February 2, 2018 to bring her season totals up to 21 points and 11 goals… After only two seasons as a Ram, Forfar finishes fourth in all time points (36)... Named Ryerson’s Athlete of the Week on January 15, 2018. 

2016-17: Impressed in her first season in the OUA… Led all members of the 2016-17 recruiting class with eight goals and 13 points in 24 games... Finished second on the team behind Kryshanda Green in both categories… Picked up the first U SPORTS goal of her career in the Rams’ season opener against the Brock Badgers on October 13, 2016 (a 3-2 loss in double overtime)... Began her Ryerson career with a five-game point streak and had points in nine of her first 11 games… Finished the year with two multi-point games… One of the most skilled players in the lineup, she appeared in every shootout that the Rams were a part of, finding the back of the net three times on her four attempts.

Before Ryerson: Played three seasons of NCAA Division I hockey with Dartmouth College... Netted 19 goals and 37 points in 85 games with the Big Green… Two time ECAC Hockey All-Academic… Won a Provincial Women’s Hockey League (PWHL) championship in the 2010-11 season with the Toronto Aeros alongside current teammate Danelle Im... Defeated the Mississauga Chiefs 5-3 in the gold medal game... Also played on the Aeros team that finished the 2011-12 regular season with a record of 31-1-1-1 record... Fell 2-1 to the Bluewater Hawks in the gold medal game... That year’s squad also featured current teammates Kryshanda Green and Stephanie Chiste… Won gold as a member of Ontario Team Red at the Canadian U18 national championship in 2012… Attended the Team Canada U18 conditioning and selection camp… The multi-sport athlete also was a part of her high school soccer, softball and track & field teams. 

OUA Regular Season Stats:

2016-17 24 8 5 13 4 1 0 0.54 0.17
2017-18 21 11 12 23 8 3 0 1.10 0.38
CAREER TOTALS 45 19 17 36 12 4 0 0.80 0.27

*as of February 26, 2018

OUA Playoff Stats:

2017-18 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.33 0.00
CAREER TOTALS 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.33 0.00
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