25 Kayla Kiernan
25 Kayla Kiernan
Height: 5-4
Year: Sr.
Hometown: North Smithfield, R.I.
High School: North Smithfield
Position: F
gp 24
p 13
g 5
a 8
pim 18
+/- +4

2014-15 Played in 24 games during her senior season with the Beacons … Netted five goals and finished with eight assists and a +4 rating … Scored three power-play goals, which was a team-best … Scored her lone game-winner and first PP goal of the year in the 4-1 victory over William Smith College on October 31 … Tallied three assists and finished with a +2 rating in the 9-2 win over Plymouth State University on November 8 … Netted a pair of goals in the 4-2 loss to Salve Regina University on January 23 … Scored the Beacons only goal in the ECAC East semi-final loss to Norwich University on March 7 … Earned her second power-play goal of the year in the 6-5 win over New England College on November 7 … Ranks in the top-10 in most multi-goal games with three, goals scored with 21, game-winning goals with five, most multi-point games with eight, penalties with 45 and penalty minutes with 101.

2013-14 Closed out her junior season having played in 26 of the 27 contests … Finished the year with eight assists and three goals for 11 points … Had a -1 +/- rating at the end of the season … Notched her first assist of the year on November 1 at Saint Anselm College … Scored her first goal, the game-winner, in the 2-1 victory over Nichols College on November 16 … Tallied two assists in the 5-2 conference win at Nichols College on January 31 … Scored one of the Beacons three goals in the 3-2 win on February 15 at the University of Southern Maine … Earned an assist in the 3-0 ECAC East Tournament win over Manhattanville College on February 22.

2012-13 Played in 22 games as a sophomore … Named to the ECAC East Honor Roll on November 15 … Totaled six goals, six assists, and 12 points for the year … Tallied 71 shots on the year … Tied for third on the team with 12 points … Finished the year second on the team with 26 penalty minutes … Recorded her first assist against nationally ranked Manhattanville College November 2 … Scored the game winning goal against Saint Michaels College on November 17 in a 5-4 win adding in two goals, one assist and a +2 rating … Scored another game-winning goal against Franklin Pierce University January 16 in a 4-2 win. 

2011-12 Enjoyed the most successful season among the extremely talented Beacons freshman class … Appeared in 24 contests … Led all Beacons players with seven goals … Finished first among Beacons freshman and tied for third on the team with 10 points … Placed 15th among all freshman ECAC East skaters in points … Whistled for a team-high 45 penalty minutes … Attempted the third-most shots for UMB with 63 … Tallied points in three consecutive games on two different occasions … Scored in her first two Codfish Bowl contests on January 2 (Wesleyan) and January 3 (Bowdoin) … Netted her first career goal November 5 in a 2-2 tie with Nichols College … Recorded a career-high two points November 12 with a goal and an assist in UMB’s 5-2 win vs. Salve Regina.    

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from North Smithfield High School, where she was a member of the ice hockey program ... Named team MVP three-times ... Two-time All-State selection ... Holds the 100 goal record at North Smithfield High School ... Member of the championship team as a freshman ... Born on April 13, 1992 ... Daughter of Bernard and Johnna Kiernan ... Has two brothers in Joshua and Seamus and one sister in Siobhan ... Currently majoring in American Studies with a minor in Criminal Justice.

 

Recent Games
Feb 7 at Salve Regina University L, 5-0
Feb 13 Holy Cross L, 5-0
Feb 20 Franklin Pierce University L, 7-1
Feb 21 University of New England L, 4-3
Feb 28 at Manhattanville College W, 3-2
Mar 7 at Norwich University L, 6-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 24 14
Points 13 10
Goals 5 3
Assists 8 7
PIM 18 10
+/- +4 +1
Power-play goals 3 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Games started 9 5
Game-winning goals 1 0
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 51 29
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 31 William Smith College (N.Y.) W, 4-1 - 1 0 1 0 +1 1 0 0 1 0 2
Nov 1 William Smith College (N.Y.) W, 6-2 - 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 7 at New England College W, 6-5 - 1 0 1 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 8 Plymouth State University W, 9-2 1 0 3 3 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 14 at Nichols College W, 2-1 - 0 1 1 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 15 at Manhattanville College L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 21 at St. Anselm College T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 University of Southern Maine T, 1-1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 at Bowdoin College T, 2-2 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 29 Colby College L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Dec 9 at Connecticut College L, 7-0 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 13 Adrian College (Mich.) T, 2-2 - 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 2 SUNY Canton W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 3 Stevenson University L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 16 New England College W, 12-1 1 0 2 2 0 +3 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 17 at St. Michael's College W, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 23 Salve Regina University L, 4-2 1 2 0 2 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 24 at Castleton University L, 2-1 - 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 30 Manhattanville College L, 5-4 - 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 31 at Norwich University L, 5-1 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 6 Nichols College W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 at Salve Regina University L, 5-0 - 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 13 Holy Cross L, 5-0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 20 Franklin Pierce University L, 7-1 - 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 21 University of New England L, 4-3 - 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 28 at Manhattanville College W, 3-2 - 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 7 at Norwich University L, 6-1 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2011-12 24 7 3 10 45 -3 0 0 1 1 0 0 63
2012-13 22 6 6 12 26 -4 1 0 0 2 0 0 71
2013-14 26 3 8 11 14 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0 60
2014-15 24 5 8 13 18 +4 3 0 0 1 0 0 51
Total 96 21 25 46 103 -4 4 0 1 5 0 0 245
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 24 5 8 13 18 +4 3 0 0 1 0 0 51
Conference 14 3 7 10 10 +1 2 0 0 0 0 0 29
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 13 3 7 10 10 +6 2 0 0 1 0 0 32
Away 11 2 1 3 8 -2 1 0 0 0 0 0 19
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 10 2 8 10 10 +8 2 0 0 1 0 0 25
Losses 12 3 0 3 8 -5 1 0 0 0 0 0 24
Ties 2 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
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October 1 1 0 1 0 +1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2
November 7 1 5 6 10 +3 1 0 0 0 0 0 23
December 2 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
January 8 2 2 4 4 +2 1 0 0 0 0 0 12
February 5 0 1 1 4 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 12
March 1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2