Dec. 16, 2015, 1:36 p.m. (ET)

Angela Ruggiero has been a star for USA Hockey both on and off the ice. A four-time Olympic medalist and four-time world champion, Ruggiero is a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, International Olympic Committee, the United States Olympic Committee's Board of Directors, the International Ice Hockey Federation's Athletes Council and the Women's Sports Foundation's board of trustees. As she headlines this year's U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame induction class, take a look at 15 times Ruggiero made Team USA proud.

1) Nagano 1998 Olympic Winter Games
Angela Ruggiero (L) and Christina Bailey attempt to score against Canada during the inaugural Olympic women's ice hockey gold-medal game at the Nagano 1998 Olympic Winter Games on Feb. 17, 1998 in Nagano, Japan. The United States would go on to win 3-1.

2) Salt Lake City 2002 Olympic Winter Games
Angela Ruggiero skates during the women's ice hockey semifinal game against Sweden at the E Center during the Salt Lake City 2002 Olympic Winter Games on Feb. 19, 2002 in Salt Lake City. The United States would go on to win the silver medal.

3) Central Hockey League Debut
Angela Ruggiero of the Tulsa Oilers battles with center Jason Hawes of the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees on Jan. 28, 2005 at the Tulsa Convention Center Arena in Tulsa, Okla. Ruggiero became the first female to play in a regular-season game in a male professional hockey league at a position other than goalie. Tulsa won the game 7-2.

4) Central Hockey League Honors
Angela Ruggiero of the Tulsa Oilers skates on the ice after being named the No. 1 star of the game against the Rio Grande Valley Killer Bees on Jan. 28, 2005 at the Tulsa Convention Center Arena in Tulsa, Okla.

5) 2005 IIHF Women's World Championship
Angela Ruggiero (L) competes for the puck against Sara Seiler of Germany in an IIHF World Women's Championships preliminary game at the Cloetta Center on April 5, 2005 in Linkoping, Sweden.

6) 2005 IIHF Women's World Championship
Angela Ruggiero celebrates after defeating team Canada in a shootout in the IIHF World Women's Championships gold-medal game at the Cloetta Center on April 9, 2005 in Linkoping, Sweden.

7) Torino 2006 Olympic Winter Games
Angela Ruggiero takes a shot against Patricia Elsmore-Sautter of Switzerland during the women's ice hockey preliminary-round match at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympic Games on Feb. 11, 2006 at the Torino Esposizioni in Torino, Italy. The United States would go on to win the bronze medal.

8) The 2006 Women's Sports Foundation Billie Awards 
Julie Chu (L) and Angela Ruggiero arrive at the inaugural The Billies presented by The Women's Sports Foundation at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on April 20, 2006 in Beverly Hills, Calif.

9) 2009 Hockey Canada Cup
Angela Ruggiero (#4) and Kacey Bellamy #22 knock the puck away from Haley Wickenheiser of Canada during the gold-medal match of the Hockey Canada Cup at General Motors Place on Sept. 6, 2009 in Vancouver, British Columbia. The United States would go on to win 2-1.

10) Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games
Angela Ruggiero celebrates after scoring against China during a women's ice hockey preliminary game during the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games at UBC Thunderbird Arena on Feb. 14, 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

11) Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games
Angela Ruggiero scores past Kim Martin of Sweden during the women’s ice hockey semifinal game at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games at Canada Hockey Place on Feb. 22, 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia. The United States would go on to win the silver medal.

12) IOC Athletes' Commission Induction
Angela Ruggiero (L) and Adam Pengilly of Great Britain and Northern Ireland are elected members of the International Olympic Committee athletes' commission during the Closing Ceremony of the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games at BC Place on Feb. 28, 2010 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

13) 2013 Salute To Women In Sports Awards
(L-R) Football player Samantha Gordon, Angela Ruggiero and GoGirlGo! Amanda Rivera speak on stage during the 34th annual Salute to Women In Sports Awards at Cipriani Wall Street on Oct. 16, 2013 in New York City. Ruggiero was named president of the Women's Sports Foundation in 2013 and served for two years.

14) Hockey Hall Of Fame Induction
(L-R) Chris Pronger, Peter Karmanos, Angela Ruggiero, Bill Hay, Nicklas Lidstrom, Phil Housley and Sergei Fedorov show off their Hockey Hall of Fame rings at a photo op at the Hockey Hall of Fame and Museum on Nov. 6, 2015 in Toronto.

15) Hockey Hall Of Fame Legends Classic Game
Angela Ruggiero shoots against Marty Turco during the shootout at the Hockey Hall Of Fame Legends Classic game at the Air Canada Centre on Nov. 8, 2015 in Toronto.