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Kaylee Rickert
Player Profile:
Kaylee Rickert 2473042
Position: Midfield
Height: 5'5"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Bethlehem, N.Y.
High School: Bethlehem Central

2017: First-ever sophomore team captain under John Battaglino... Started all 18 games in the UAlbany midfield, tallying 16 goals, 15 assists, 21 ground balls and 15 caused turnovers... Earned hat trick in victory over St. Bonaventure (2/13), following with four ground balls and three caused turnovers in win over Yale (2/18)... Career-high five goals on five shots with four draw controls in home win over UMBC (3/25)... Two goals and two ground balls vs. UMBC (5/5) in America East Tournament semifinal win.

2016: Member of the America East All-Rookie Team, playing in 16 games at midfield with three starts... Led all UAlbany freshman in points with 19 off five goals and 14 assists, recording at least a point in eight games... Recorded first collegiate point with an assist at North Carolina (3/6)... First college start and goal in home win over Villanova (3/13)... Four assists and a caused turnover in home victory vs. Binghamton (4/6)... Notched two assists vs. Syracuse (4/12), following with career-high two goals in win vs. UMass Lowell (4/16)... Career-high five assists in America East Tournament win over UMBC (5/6).

High School: A four-year letter-winner at Bethlehem High School … Team captain in her junior and senior seasons … First Team US Lacrosse All-American and US Lacrosse Academic All American as a senior…Three-time All-Suburban Council First Team selection …Earned the Surburban Council Excellence in Sportsmanship and Leadership award in her final year… Scored 167 goals and 79 assists in her career at Bethlehem.

Personal: Daughter of Gerald and Katie Rickert …  Has one brother, Timmy … Cousin Jon Martin is the punter on the UAlbany football team …  Intended major is criminal justice … In addition to lacrosse also excelled in soccer and basketball at Bethlehem Central.

CAREER STATS

Season GP G A Pts SOG SOG% GB DC TO CT
2016 16 5 14 19 14 .700 9 0 16 7
2017 18 16 15 31 26 .765 21 9 23 15
TOTAL 34 21 29 50 40 .741 30 9 39 22

SINGLE-GAME HIGHS:
Points: 5 (2x, last: vs. UMBC, Mar. 25, 2017)
Goals: 5 (vs. UMBC, Mar. 25, 2017)
Assists: 5 (vs. UMBC, May 6, 2016)
Shots: 8 (vs. St. Bonaventure, Feb. 13, 2017)
Ground balls: 4 (vs. Yale, Feb. 18, 2017)
Draw controls: 4 (vs. UMBC, Mar. 25, 2017)
Free-position goals: 1 (4x, last: vs. UMBC, May 5, 2017)
Caused turnovers: 3 (2x, last: at Stony Brook, May 7, 2017)

 

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