Carisa Rachel Zaban was born on September 12, 1977 in Chicago, Illinois. She attended Glenbrook South High School from 1991-1995 where she was a three sport athlete in soccer, track, and hockey. Zaban was the first female to play on the boys’ Varsity hockey team at Glenbrook South, and was only one of a handful of females who participated in the Metro North league for all four years. Upon graduation from high school, she earned a full scholarship to play Division 1 hockey at The University of New Hampshire.
Categories: Illinois Hockey Hall of Fame