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Schedule

FIELD HOCKEY
Oct 27 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
6
Hofstra
Hofstra
0
FIELD HOCKEY
Oct 29 - FINAL
Delaware
Delaware
5
Northeastern
Northeastern
1
FIELD HOCKEY
Nov 3 - FINAL
Northeastern
Northeastern
1
Delaware
Delaware
3
FIELD HOCKEY
Nov 3 - 6:00 PM
James Madison vs. William & Mary
Delaware
Delaware
FIELD HOCKEY
Nov 5 - FINAL
William & Mary
William & Mary
0
Delaware
Delaware
3
FIELD HOCKEY
Nov 11 - FINAL
Penn State
Penn State
2
Delaware
Delaware
1
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Kayla Devlin
Player Profile:
Kayla Devlin 1686252
Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'6"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Annapolis, Md.
High School: Annapolis HS
Club: SPark Travel Club
Major: Mathematics & Economics
Experience: 2 Letters

AT DELAWARE
   · Two-time letter winner for the Blue Hens and fifth-year member of the squad
   · C
alm player under pressure
   · Possesses a defensive skill set that provides her with great opportunities to become a solid member of the team's backfield
   · Smart defensive player
   · Has helped lead the Blue Hens to four CAA Tournament trophies, two CAA regular season titles and the 2016 NCAA Division I Championship.

2017 SEASON
   · Team captain alongside goalie Emmeline Oltmans.
   · CAA Second Team
   · Appeared and started in all 20 games for the five time CAA Champion Blue Hens. 
   · Registered two goals against Columbia (Oct. 15) and Hofstra (Oct. 27) along with 12 assists for 16 points on the season. 
   · Tallied three defensive saves against Princeton (Sept. 3), UConn (Sept. 24), and Penn State (Nov. 11).
   · Ranked 25th nationally with three defensive saves.
   · Ranked 16th nationally for assists per game, averaging 0.6.
   · Ranked third for Delaware in single-season assists with 12 assists. 
   · Ranked seventh for Delaware career leaders in assists with 25. 

2016 SEASON
   · Appeared in all 25 games while helping guide the Blue Hens to the program's first-ever NCAA Division I while registering a team-record and nation-best 23 victories and 90.2 winning percentage
   · Ranked 28th nationally with three defensive saves
   · Third in the CAA with seven assists
   · Posted a career-high four points and two goals in 7-2 win at Hofstra (Oct. 9)
   · S
eventh in Delaware single game history for fastest goal to start a game by putting a tally on the scoreboard at 1:28 at Temple (Sept. 9)
   · Scored first-career game-winning goal in 5-2 victory over Ohio State in the season opener on Aug. 27
   · ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad
   · CAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll
   · Selected for a second time to participate in the World Maccabiah Games.

2015 SEASON
   · Registered a breakout season as a redshirt sophomore
   · Appeared in all 22 games while starting 20 for the three-time CAA Champion Hens
   · Finished tied for fourth on the team with six assists
   · Added three goals for a total of 12 points
   · Scored first career points with a goal and assist in win over Temple (Sept. 11)
   · Followed with another three point performance on a goal and assist in victory against No. 20 Princeton (Sept. 13)
   · S
et program CAA Tournament record with a career-best three assists in team's 8-1 decision over Hofstra in the CAA semifinals (Nov. 6)
   · Also picked up a defensive save against the Pride
   · Served as team's inserter on 68 penalty corners
   · ZAG Field Hockey/NFHCA National Academic Squad
   · CAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll.

2014 SEASON
   · Saw time in five games for the CAA Champion and NCAA Tournament participant Blue Hens
   · Appeared in first career game at Lafayette (Nov. 2)
   · Also saw time during the CAA Championships (Nov. 7-9) and NCAA Tournament game against Kent State (Nov. 12)
   · Did not record any statistics.

2013 SEASON
   · Did not compete and retained freshman eligibility.

HIGH SCHOOL
   · Four-year varsity starter and letterwinner in field hockey and lacrosse at Annapolis Senior High School under coaches Angela Carpita (field hockey), Lisa Moylan (field hockey) and Dave Gehrdes (lacrosse)
   · Team captain for both squads as a senior
   · Two-time All-County Capital Gazette and Coaches Poll First Team selection
   · Also earned First Team honors for lacrosse
   · Represented Annapolis in the Maryland State Senior game
   · Collected 10 goals and six defensive saves as a senior
   · Played seven seasons with the SPark Travel Club, where she was a Junior Olympian Bronze Medalist
   · Competed in the USA Field Hockey National Futures Championship in 2011 and 2012
   · Helped lead Spark to the National Indoor Championship in 2011 and 2013 in addition to the Disney Showcase U16 Silver Flight Championship in 2010
   · Participated in the University of Delaware Futures Elite Academy
   · Honored as a lacrosse Academic All-American in 2012 and 2013
   · E
xcelled academically as a member of the National Honors Society, National Spanish Honors Society and the International Baccalaureate Program
   · Named all four years to the Principal's Honor Roll (straight A's) while earning Outstanding Scholar Athlete and Academic Achievement awards
   · Picked twice as a Superintendent's Honor Roll awardee
   · Selected as a US Army Scholar Athlete her senior year in addition to earning the Jean Boyd and Paula Rusko Award for Athletic Achievement, Integrity and Exemplary Sportsmanship
   · Participated in Minds in Motion 

PERSONAL
   · Kayla Maris Devlin
   · Born March 16, 1995 in Annapolis, Md.   
   · Daughter of Beth and Joseph Devlin
   · Has an older brother, Conor, and an older sister, Becca
   · Comes from an athletic family as mother played tennis and squash at Johns Hopkins, brother played lacrosse at UMBC and sister was a member of the field hockey team at Radford
   · Father was a two-sport athlete at Johns Hopkins as a member of the football and lacrosse teams while helping the lacrosse squad to the 1978 NCAA Championship
   · Father also was an assistant coach from 1984-90 at JHU when the Blue Jays won three NCAA Championships
   · Majoring in mathematics and economics
   · Chose the University of Delaware because she really liked the field hockey staff and what the school had to offer
   · R
epresented the United States and earned a bronze medal at the 19th and 20th World Maccabiah Games, held in Israel, in summer 2013 and 2017, respectively.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 4 vs. Hofstra (10/9/16)
Goals: 2 vs. Hofstra (10/9/16)
Assists: 3 – 2x, last vs. Indiana (8/26/17)
Shots: 2 – 5x, last at Columbia (10/15/17)
SOG: 2 – 4x, last at Columbia (10/15/17)

  CAREER STATISTICS
Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots SOG GW PS-Att. DSv Cnr
2013 DNP                  
2014 5/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0
2015 22/20 3 6 12 7 7 0 0-0 1 68
2016 25/24 4 7 15 7 6 1 0-0 3 109
2017 20/20 2 12 16 11 10 0 0-0 3 134
 TOTAL 72/64 9 25 43 25 23 1 0-0 10 311

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