17 Kiera Kirkaldy
17 Kiera Kirkaldy
Height: 5-4
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Middlebury, Vt.
High School: Middlebury Union
Position: Attack
Major: Physical Therapy
gp 17
p 13
g 7
a 6

2016 Season: Named to Great Northeast Athletic Conference All-Academic Team ... Earned the starting nod in 14 of 17 matches she appeared in ... Ranked fourth on the team with six assists and finished the season with 13 points, including six goals ... Picked up 17 ground balls and caused three turnovers ... Matched her career high with three points on two goals and an assist vs. University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) on April 30 ... Owned a three-match point-streak from March 19-26 ... Picked up at least one ground ball in five straight games from March 10-26 ... Collected nine ground balls in the final five contests to close out the season, including career-highs of three each vs. Norwich University on April 26 and Saint Joseph.

2015 Season: 
Started in 11 of 13 matches she appeared in during her rookie campaign with the Sharks ... Made her collegiate debut at Emerson College on March 6 ... Tallied seven points on five goals and two assists ... Picked up 13 ground balls to go with six caused turnovers and a draw control for the year ... Notched her first career point with an assist on March 18 vs. Lasell College and netted her first goal at Curry College on March 23 in the middle of a three-game span that saw her collect points in each of them from March 18-25 ... Also picked up two ground balls and caused a season-high three turnovers at Curry ... Recorded at least one ground ball in four straight contests to close out the season.

High School/Personal: Four-year letterwinner in lacrosse and field hockey for Middlebury Union High School ... All-Star selection for the Cape Cod Classic Field Hockey Tournament for the Tigers ... Member of National Honor Society and graduated with High Honors from MUHS ... Earned an Academic Medal for having a grade point average above 3.75 at Middlebury Union ... Served as a Peer Leader at Middlebury Union High ... Recipient of two Community Service Awards at Middlebury Union High School, including the United Way Community Service Award ... Born July 19, 1996 ... Majoring in Physical Therapy with a minor in Psychology at Simmons ... Daughter of Kristine and Andy Kirkaldy ... Earned Dean's List Honors at Simmons for both semesters ... Member of the Simmons Field Hockey team.

Recent Games
Apr 16 Emerson L, 19-7
Apr 20 at Lasell L, 19-9
Apr 23 Albertus Magnus W, 22-2
Apr 26 Norwich W, 11-10
Apr 30 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 13-8
May 3 at Lasell L, 15-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 9
Points 13 8
Goals 7 5
Assists 6 3
Shots 22 13
Shooting percentage 31.8 38.5
Shots on goal 12 8
Shots on goal percentage 54.5 61.5
Free position goals-shots 0-4 0-2
Ground balls 17 10
Draw controls 0 0
Turnovers 20 10
Caused turnovers 3 1
Fouls 2 1
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Mar 5 Manhattanville W, 7-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 3 1 4 0.0 2 50.0
Mar 8 at New England Col. L, 9-7 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 10 Smith L, 15-4 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
Mar 16 Salve Regina W, 12-11 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 2 1 0 - 0 -
Mar 19 Mass. Maritime W, 16-9 0 2 2 0-1 3 0 2 0 2 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 22 at Curry L, 19-8 1 0 1 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Mar 26 Rivier W, 17-15 1 0 1 0-0 1 0 2 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) L, 20-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 2 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 5 at Mount Ida W, 20-8 1 2 3 0-0 1 0 1 0 2 50.0 1 50.0
Apr 9 at Saint Joseph's (Me.) L, 12-5 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 12 at Emmanuel (Mass.) L, 15-8 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 3 0 0 - 0 -
Apr 16 Emerson L, 19-7 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 20 at Lasell L, 19-9 0 0 0 0-0 1 0 1 1 1 0.0 0 0.0
Apr 23 Albertus Magnus W, 22-2 1 0 1 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Apr 26 Norwich W, 11-10 0 0 0 0-0 3 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 66.7
Apr 30 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 13-8 2 1 3 0-2 3 0 0 0 4 50.0 3 75.0
May 3 at Lasell L, 15-5 0 1 1 0-1 1 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 13 11 5 2 7 1-3 13 1 5 6 12 41.7 9 75.0
2015-16 17 14 7 6 13 0-4 17 0 20 3 22 31.8 12 54.5
2016-17 20 20 11 5 16 1-1 15 1 23 0 25 44.0 21 84.0
Total 50 45 23 13 36 2-8 45 2 48 9 59 39.0 42 71.2
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 17 14 7 6 13 0-4 17 0 20 3 22 31.8 12 54.5
Conference 9 6 5 3 8 0-2 10 0 10 1 13 38.5 8 61.5
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 7 3 2 5 0-1 10 0 14 2 12 25.0 7 58.3
Away 8 7 4 4 8 0-3 7 0 6 1 10 40.0 5 50.0
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 5 5 5 10 0-3 13 0 11 2 17 29.4 10 58.8
Losses 9 9 2 1 3 0-1 4 0 9 1 5 40.0 2 40.0
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March 7 7 2 2 4 0-1 7 0 12 2 8 25.0 4 50.0
April 9 6 5 3 8 0-2 9 0 8 1 13 38.5 8 61.5
May 1 1 0 1 1 0-1 1 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0.0