Riley Brengman


Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Height 5-5
  • Hometown China, Mich.
  • Last Team Belle Tire

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @riley_brengman
Instagram: @rileybrengman

Career Honors

  • WCHA All-Rookie Team (2021)
  • WCHA Scholar-Athlete (2022)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2021, 2022)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2022)

2021-22 – Sophomore

  • Took the ice in 34 of the Buckeyes’ games during her sophomore year
  • Blocked 29 shots on the year
  • Tallied 11 points with four goals and seven helpers on the year
  • Scored Ohio State’s first goal in the 4-3 NCAA quarterfinal win over Quinnipiac (March 12)

2020-21 – Freshman

  • Appeared in all 20 games for her rookie season
  • Finished the year with 11 points on two goals and nine assists
  • Recorded her first career points in the series against Bemidji State, dishing out an assists in the first game (1/1) and a goal in the second game (1/2)
  • Named WCHA Defenseman of the Month after helping the Buckeyes to seven wins in January and recording a team-high seven assists and finishing the month +10
  • WCHA Rookie of the Week (1/5)
  • WCHA Defenseman of the Week (1/26)

Prior to Ohio State

  • Three-time club state champion while competing for the Belle Tire and Little Caesars teams
  • Captain of 2019 Little Caeasars team, assistant captain of 2020 state champion Belle Tire squad
  • Won multiple tournaments in each of the last four seasons of club hockey


  • Daughter of Heather Brengman and Ken Brengman
  • Siblings, Liam, Evan and Reagan
  • Exploring a major