AJ Mleczko returns to NBC Sports for her fifth Olympic assignment as a women’s hockey analyst at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. Mleczko previously served as a women’s hockey analyst in Sochi, Vancouver and Torino, as well as a field hockey analyst at the Rio Olympics in 2016.
In addition to her work as an analyst at the Olympics, Mleczko has covered hockey for Turner, New England Sports Network (NESN), Universal Sports and the NHL Network.
During her eight-year international hockey career, Mleczko led the U.S. women’s hockey team to a historic gold medal at the 1998 Nagano Olympics, and a silver medal at the Salt Lake Games in 2002. Mleczko competed in all six games during the women’s inaugural hockey tournament at the 1998 Nagano Olympics, contributing two goals and two assists on the way to Team USA’s gold medal.
- Fifth Olympics with NBC Sports
- Five-time world championship silver medalist
- Named USA Hockey “Women’s Player of the Year” in 1999
- Captained Harvard to the 1999 NCAA Division I Women’s National Championship
- Recipient of the 1999 Patty Kazmaier Memorial Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top intercollegiate varsity women’s hockey player
- Inducted into the USA Hockey Hall of Fame in 2009, and into the Harvard Hall of Fame in 2014
- Mleczko and her husband, Jason Griswold, have four children, Finley, Jaime, Sam and Oliver, and reside in Concord, Mass.