3 Lydia Vital
3 Lydia Vital
Height: 5-1
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cambridge, Mass.
High School: Keene State College (Division III)
Previous College: Keene State College (Division III)
Position: G
gp 29
pts/g 7.2
fg % 35.3
3pt % 36.0
ft % 81.9
reb/g 2.4
a/g 4.4

2017-18 AWARDS

All-Conference: First Team

LEC All-Defensive Team 

SEASON HIGHS

Games Played/Games Started: 29/29
Points: 20 vs. Plymouth State University, February 10 (209 total/7.2 ppg)
Rebounds: 6 two times (70 total/2.4 rpg)
Assists: 8 two times (129 total/4.4 apg)
Blocked Shots: 1 two times (2 total)
Steals: 6 vs. Dean College, February 1 (69 total)
Minutes: 35 two times (780 total/26.9 mpg)

NOTABLES

  • Named to the Little East Conference First Team in her senior season 
  • Named to the All-Defensive Team for the second straight season 
  • Led the Beacons in total minutes played (780)
  • Tied for second in the LEC in total assists (129) and assist-to-turnover ratio (1.8) and third in assists per game (4.4)
  • Led the conference in free throw percentage, shooting 81.9%
  • Vital set the program record for assists in a single-season (127)
  • Had her best outing on January 10 where she scored 20 points and had 5 assists against Plymouth State University 

2016-17 Stepped into the starting lineup and started all 29 games ... Named to the Little East Conference Defensive Team and helped the Owls to their first LEC Tournament Championship ... Led the team with her 31.8 minutes per game ... Ranked in the top three on the team with new career-highs of 10.6 points, 2.7 assists and 1.4 steals per game ... Shot a career-best 33.8 percent from the field, 29.2 percent from distance and 77.4 percent from the charity stripe ... Finished tied for seventh in the conference with her 42 made 3-pointers (42-144) ... Recorded double-digit points in 16 of 29 games ... Totaled a career-high eight assists, to go along with nine points against Endicott College on November 22 ... Posted a career-high 20 points on November 29 in a road win over RPI ... Finished with a game-high 15 points on 6-of-10 shooting in an LEC Semifinal victory over UMass Dartmouth ... Chipped in with 11 points and four rebounds in the LEC Championship against Eastern Connecticut State. 

2015-16 Came off the bench in all 29 games as a sophomore ... Averaged 3.0 points, 1.1 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.0 steals in 13.3 minutes per game ... Recorded a season-high eight points against SUNY-Cobleskill and Rhode Island College.

2014-15 Played in nine games as a freshman at Keene State ... Averaged 1.4 points, 1.3 assists and 1.1 steals in 10.7 minutes per game ... Saw time in each of their first nine games of the year, before missing the rest of the season.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Transferred to UMass Boston after spending her first three seasons at fellow Little East Conference school Keene State College ... Graduated from Worcester Academy in 2014 ... Played Volleyball and Basketball in high school ... Won the MVP Award of the Blackburn Tournament All-Star Game three times ... Born on June 3, 1995 ... Daugher of Beatriz Ortiz ... Has three siblings, Celina, Sophia and Travis ... Currently majoring in Psychology. 

 

Recent Games
Feb 14 at University of Southern Maine W, 71-68
Feb 17 Western Connecticut State University W, 92-60
Feb 20 Plymouth State University W, 77-63
Feb 23 vs. University of Southern Maine W, 61-46
Feb 24 at UMass Dartmouth W, 65-56
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's College (Me.) L, 61-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 14
Games started 29 14
Minutes 780 390
Minutes per game 26.9 27.9
FG 59-167 32-92
FG Pct 35.3 34.8
3PT 32-89 19-46
3PT Pct 36.0 41.3
FT 59-72 34-43
FT Pct 81.9 79.1
Off rebounds 11 6
Def rebounds 59 25
Total rebounds 70 31
Rebounds per game 2.4 2.2
Personal fouls 59 28
Disqualifications 0 0
Assists 129 62
Turnovers 72 45
Assist to turnover ratio 1.8 1.4
Steals 69 32
Blocks 2 0
Points 209 117
Points per game 7.2 8.4
Points per 40 min 10.7 12.0
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 15 Coast Guard Academy W, 70-59 1 21 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 1-4 25.0 8
Nov 17 vs. Colby College L, 52-48 1 32 2-12 16.7 1-7 14.3 4-4 100.0 9
Nov 18 vs. Rivier University W, 90-24 1 13 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 2
Nov 21 at Fisher College W, 96-79 1 26 2-7 28.6 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 7
Nov 28 Becker College W, 67-55 1 32 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 3-4 75.0 10
Nov 30 Fitchburg State University W, 81-67 1 27 2-3 66.7 0-0 - 4-4 100.0 8
Dec 2 at Keene State College W, 56-47 1 31 0-5 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Dec 5 Framingham State University W, 76-63 1 32 2-4 50.0 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 4
Dec 9 Rhode Island College W, 62-51 1 32 1-8 12.5 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 6
Dec 12 at Clark University (Mass.) W, 60-49 1 6 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Dec 30 at MIT W, 68-63 1 35 1-5 20.0 1-2 50.0 2-2 100.0 5
Jan 6 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 79-72 1 32 5-9 55.6 0-1 0.0 5-6 83.3 15
Jan 8 at Bridgewater State University W, 77-50 1 25 1-2 50.0 0-1 0.0 1-1 100.0 3
Jan 10 at Plymouth State University W, 77-54 1 28 6-10 60.0 6-9 66.7 2-2 100.0 20
Jan 13 at Western Connecticut State University W, 81-73 1 26 1-4 25.0 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 4
Jan 17 at UMass Dartmouth L, 79-49 1 28 1-8 12.5 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 3
Jan 20 Keene State College W, 73-40 1 24 4-7 57.1 3-5 60.0 1-1 100.0 12
Jan 24 University of Southern Maine W, 71-63 1 22 0-8 0.0 0-4 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Jan 27 at Rhode Island College W, 65-59 1 34 1-3 33.3 1-2 50.0 5-8 62.5 8
Feb 1 Dean College W, 81-44 1 17 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0
Feb 3 at Eastern Connecticut State University W, 61-56 1 31 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 5-7 71.4 13
Feb 7 UMass Dartmouth L, 68-53 1 29 1-4 25.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 10 Plymouth State University W, 77-46 1 22 2-4 50.0 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 6
Feb 14 at University of Southern Maine W, 71-68 1 29 4-8 50.0 2-4 50.0 2-3 66.7 12
Feb 17 Western Connecticut State University W, 92-60 1 22 3-5 60.0 1-3 33.3 3-4 75.0 10
Feb 20 Plymouth State University W, 77-63 1 26 4-6 66.7 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 12
Feb 23 vs. University of Southern Maine W, 61-46 1 29 3-9 33.3 2-6 33.3 2-2 100.0 10
Feb 24 at UMass Dartmouth W, 65-56 1 35 0-3 0.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 4
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's College (Me.) L, 61-56 1 34 4-10 40.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 15 Coast Guard Academy W, 70-59 1 21 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 1 0 3 -
Nov 17 vs. Colby College L, 52-48 1 32 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 4 0 3 -
Nov 18 vs. Rivier University W, 90-24 1 13 1 0 1 5 1 5.0 1 1 4 -
Nov 21 at Fisher College W, 96-79 1 26 1 5 6 6 3 2.0 5 0 2 -
Nov 28 Becker College W, 67-55 1 32 0 3 3 7 3 2.3 3 1 3 -
Nov 30 Fitchburg State University W, 81-67 1 27 0 2 2 7 2 3.5 2 0 3 0
Dec 2 at Keene State College W, 56-47 1 31 0 2 2 8 5 1.6 2 0 2 -
Dec 5 Framingham State University W, 76-63 1 32 0 1 1 7 1 7.0 3 0 2 -
Dec 9 Rhode Island College W, 62-51 1 32 1 4 5 2 3 0.7 1 0 1 -
Dec 12 at Clark University (Mass.) W, 60-49 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 30 at MIT W, 68-63 1 35 0 2 2 6 3 2.0 2 0 1 -
Jan 6 Eastern Connecticut State University W, 79-72 1 32 0 2 2 7 2 3.5 2 0 4 -
Jan 8 at Bridgewater State University W, 77-50 1 25 0 5 5 4 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 10 at Plymouth State University W, 77-54 1 28 0 0 0 5 3 1.7 1 0 1 -
Jan 13 at Western Connecticut State University W, 81-73 1 26 1 5 6 3 8 0.4 1 0 3 0
Jan 17 at UMass Dartmouth L, 79-49 1 28 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 2 0 3 -
Jan 20 Keene State College W, 73-40 1 24 2 2 4 8 0 - 1 0 1 0
Jan 24 University of Southern Maine W, 71-63 1 22 1 1 2 2 3 0.7 2 0 4 0
Jan 27 at Rhode Island College W, 65-59 1 34 0 2 2 3 3 1.0 4 0 2 -
Feb 1 Dean College W, 81-44 1 17 1 4 5 5 1 5.0 6 0 0 -
Feb 3 at Eastern Connecticut State University W, 61-56 1 31 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 3 0 1 -
Feb 7 UMass Dartmouth L, 68-53 1 29 0 0 0 6 3 2.0 3 0 0 -
Feb 10 Plymouth State University W, 77-46 1 22 0 3 3 6 1 6.0 2 0 0 -
Feb 14 at University of Southern Maine W, 71-68 1 29 1 0 1 3 5 0.6 3 0 3 -
Feb 17 Western Connecticut State University W, 92-60 1 22 0 3 3 6 4 1.5 5 0 3 -
Feb 20 Plymouth State University W, 77-63 1 26 0 1 1 4 2 2.0 3 0 3 -
Feb 23 vs. University of Southern Maine W, 61-46 1 29 1 2 3 6 2 3.0 2 0 0 -
Feb 24 at UMass Dartmouth W, 65-56 1 35 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 3 0 2 -
Mar 2 vs. Saint Joseph's College (Me.) L, 61-56 1 34 1 3 4 2 2 1.0 2 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2017-18 29 29 26.9 2.0-5.8 35.3 1.1-3.1 36.0 2.0-2.5 81.9 7.2
Total 29 29 26.9 2.0-5.8 35.3 1.1-3.1 36.0 2.0-2.5 81.9 7.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2017-18 29 29 780 59-167 35.3 32-89 36.0 59-72 81.9 209
Total 29 29 780 59-167 35.3 32-89 36.0 59-72 81.9 209
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2017-18 29 29 26.9 3.0-8.6 35.3 1.6-4.6 36.0 3.0-3.7 81.9 10.7
Total 29 29 26.9 3.0-8.6 35.3 1.6-4.6 36.0 3.0-3.7 81.9 10.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2017-18 29 29 26.9 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.0 0.0 4.4 2.5 1.8 2.4 0.1
Total 29 29 26.9 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.0 0.0 4.4 2.5 1.8 2.4 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2017-18 29 29 780 11 59 70 59 0 129 72 1.8 69 2
Total 29 29 780 11 59 70 59 0 129 72 1.8 69 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2017-18 29 29 26.9 0.6 3.0 3.6 3.0 0.0 6.6 3.7 1.8 3.5 0.1
Total 29 29 26.9 0.6 3.0 3.6 3.0 0.0 6.6 3.7 1.8 3.5 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 29 29 26.9 2.0-5.8 35.3 1.1-3.1 36.0 2.0-2.5 81.9 7.2
Conference 14 14 27.9 2.3-6.6 34.8 1.4-3.3 41.3 2.4-3.1 79.1 8.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 26.0 2.3-5.4 42.9 0.9-2.5 37.5 2.1-2.5 81.8 7.6
Away 12 12 27.8 1.7-5.3 31.3 1.2-2.9 42.9 2.0-2.6 77.4 6.6
Neutral 4 4 27.0 2.2-8.2 27.3 1.2-5.5 22.7 2.0-2.0 100.0 7.8
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Wins 25 25 26.3 2.0-5.3 38.3 1.1-2.8 39.4 2.1-2.6 80.3 7.3
Losses 4 4 30.8 2.0-8.5 23.5 1.0-4.5 22.2 1.5-1.5 100.0 6.5
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November 6 6 25.2 2.0-5.7 35.3 0.7-2.8 23.5 2.7-3.3 80.0 7.3
December 5 5 27.2 0.8-4.4 18.2 0.2-1.4 14.3 1.2-1.2 100.0 3.0
January 8 8 27.4 2.4-6.4 37.3 1.5-3.4 44.4 2.4-3.0 79.2 8.6
February 9 9 26.7 2.2-5.6 40.0 1.4-3.4 41.9 2.0-2.4 81.8 7.9
March 1 1 34.0 4.0-10.0 40.0 2.0-7.0 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 10.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 29 29 780 59-167 35.3 32-89 36.0 59-72 81.9 209
Conference 14 14 390 32-92 34.8 19-46 41.3 34-43 79.1 117
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 13 13 338 30-70 42.9 12-32 37.5 27-33 81.8 99
Away 12 12 334 20-64 31.3 15-35 42.9 24-31 77.4 79
Neutral 4 4 108 9-33 27.3 5-22 22.7 8-8 100.0 31
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Wins 25 25 657 51-133 38.3 28-71 39.4 53-66 80.3 183
Losses 4 4 123 8-34 23.5 4-18 22.2 6-6 100.0 26
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November 6 6 151 12-34 35.3 4-17 23.5 16-20 80.0 44
December 5 5 136 4-22 18.2 1-7 14.3 6-6 100.0 15
January 8 8 219 19-51 37.3 12-27 44.4 19-24 79.2 69
February 9 9 240 20-50 40.0 13-31 41.9 18-22 81.8 71
March 1 1 34 4-10 40.0 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 10
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 29 29 26.9 3.0-8.6 35.3 1.6-4.6 36.0 3.0-3.7 81.9 10.7
Conference 14 14 27.9 3.3-9.4 34.8 1.9-4.7 41.3 3.5-4.4 79.1 12.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 13 13 26.0 3.6-8.3 42.9 1.4-3.8 37.5 3.2-3.9 81.8 11.7
Away 12 12 27.8 2.4-7.7 31.3 1.8-4.2 42.9 2.9-3.7 77.4 9.5
Neutral 4 4 27.0 3.3-12.2 27.3 1.9-8.1 22.7 3.0-3.0 100.0 11.5
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Wins 25 25 26.3 3.1-8.1 38.3 1.7-4.3 39.4 3.2-4.0 80.3 11.1
Losses 4 4 30.8 2.6-11.1 23.5 1.3-5.9 22.2 2.0-2.0 100.0 8.5
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November 6 6 25.2 3.2-9.0 35.3 1.1-4.5 23.5 4.2-5.3 80.0 11.7
December 5 5 27.2 1.2-6.5 18.2 0.3-2.1 14.3 1.8-1.8 100.0 4.4
January 8 8 27.4 3.5-9.3 37.3 2.2-4.9 44.4 3.5-4.4 79.2 12.6
February 9 9 26.7 3.3-8.3 40.0 2.2-5.2 41.9 3.0-3.7 81.8 11.8
March 1 1 34.0 4.7-11.8 40.0 2.4-8.2 28.6 0.0-0.0 - 11.8
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 29 29 26.9 0.4 2.0 2.4 2.0 0.0 4.4 2.5 1.8 2.4 0.1
Conference 14 14 27.9 0.4 1.8 2.2 2.0 0.0 4.4 3.2 1.4 2.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 26.0 0.4 2.2 2.5 2.1 0.0 5.4 2.1 2.6 2.6 0.1
Away 12 12 27.8 0.3 2.1 2.3 1.8 0.0 3.7 3.1 1.2 2.2 0.0
Neutral 4 4 27.0 0.8 1.5 2.3 2.5 - 3.8 2.0 1.9 2.3 0.3
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Wins 25 25 26.3 0.4 2.2 2.6 2.0 0.0 4.7 2.4 1.9 2.3 0.1
Losses 4 4 30.8 0.3 1.3 1.5 2.3 - 3.0 2.8 1.1 2.8 0.0
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November 6 6 25.2 0.3 2.2 2.5 3.0 0.0 5.0 2.3 2.1 2.7 0.3
December 5 5 27.2 0.2 1.8 2.0 1.2 - 4.6 2.4 1.9 1.6 0.0
January 8 8 27.4 0.5 2.3 2.8 2.5 0.0 4.3 2.8 1.5 1.6 0.0
February 9 9 26.7 0.3 1.8 2.1 1.3 - 4.4 2.4 1.8 3.3 0.0
March 1 1 34.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 3.0 - 2.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 29 29 780 11 59 70 59 0 129 72 1.8 69 2
Conference 14 14 390 6 25 31 28 0 62 45 1.4 32 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 338 5 28 33 27 0 70 27 2.6 34 1
Away 12 12 334 3 25 28 22 0 44 37 1.2 26 0
Neutral 4 4 108 3 6 9 10 - 15 8 1.9 9 1
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Wins 25 25 657 10 54 64 50 0 117 61 1.9 58 2
Losses 4 4 123 1 5 6 9 - 12 11 1.1 11 0
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November 6 6 151 2 13 15 18 0 30 14 2.1 16 2
December 5 5 136 1 9 10 6 - 23 12 1.9 8 0
January 8 8 219 4 18 22 20 0 34 22 1.5 13 0
February 9 9 240 3 16 19 12 - 40 22 1.8 30 0
March 1 1 34 1 3 4 3 - 2 2 1.0 2 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 29 29 26.9 0.6 3.0 3.6 3.0 0.0 6.6 3.7 1.8 3.5 0.1
Conference 14 14 27.9 0.6 2.6 3.2 2.9 0.0 6.4 4.6 1.4 3.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 13 13 26.0 0.6 3.3 3.9 3.2 0.0 8.3 3.2 2.6 4.0 0.1
Away 12 12 27.8 0.4 3.0 3.4 2.6 0.0 5.3 4.4 1.2 3.1 0.0
Neutral 4 4 27.0 1.1 2.2 3.3 3.7 0.0 5.6 3.0 1.9 3.3 0.4
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Wins 25 25 26.3 0.6 3.3 3.9 3.0 0.0 7.1 3.7 1.9 3.5 0.1
Losses 4 4 30.8 0.3 1.6 2.0 2.9 0.0 3.9 3.6 1.1 3.6 0.0
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November 6 6 25.2 0.5 3.4 4.0 4.8 0.0 7.9 3.7 2.1 4.2 0.5
December 5 5 27.2 0.3 2.6 2.9 1.8 0.0 6.8 3.5 1.9 2.4 0.0
January 8 8 27.4 0.7 3.3 4.0 3.7 0.0 6.2 4.0 1.5 2.4 0.0
February 9 9 26.7 0.5 2.7 3.2 2.0 0.0 6.7 3.7 1.8 5.0 0.0
March 1 1 34.0 1.2 3.5 4.7 3.5 0.0 2.4 2.4 1.0 2.4 0.0