25 - Kayla Kiernan
Kayla Kiernan
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: North Smithfield, R.I.
High School: North Smithfield
Position: F
gp 26
p 11
g 3
a 8
pim 14
+/- -1

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 Criminal Justice and Biology.

Recent Games
Feb 7 Salve Regina University L, 4-2
Feb 8 Holy Cross W, 3-2
Feb 14 at Plymouth State University L, 4-3
Feb 15 at University of Southern Maine W, 3-2
Feb 22 at Manhattanville College W, 3-0
Mar 1 at Norwich University L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 26 15
Points 11 7
Goals 3 3
Assists 8 4
PIM 14 12
+/- -1 -1
Power-play goals 0 0
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Game-tying goals 0 0
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 60 37
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Nov 1 at St. Anselm College L, 2-1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 8 at Franklin Pierce University L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 12 University of New England T, 1-1 0 0 0 2 +1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 15 Manhattanville College L, 4-2 0 0 0 4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 16 Nichols College W, 2-1 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 4
Nov 22 at Holy Cross L, 1-0 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 23 at Salve Regina University L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 26 Bowdoin College L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 1 at Colby College W, 4-3 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 6 University of Southern Maine W, 3-0 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 7 at Trinity College (Conn.) T, 0-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 2 Stevenson University W, 4-3 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 3 Connecticut College W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 6 University of St. Thomas (Minn.) T, 1-1 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 11 St. Anselm College W, 1-0 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 17 Castleton State College L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 18 New England College W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 24 Norwich University L, 5-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 25 St. Michael's College W, 3-1 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 31 at Nichols College W, 5-2 0 2 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 1 at Manhattanville College T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 Salve Regina University L, 4-2 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 8 Holy Cross W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Feb 14 at Plymouth State University L, 4-3 0 1 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 15 at University of Southern Maine W, 3-2 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 22 at Manhattanville College W, 3-0 0 1 1 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 1 at Norwich University L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
  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 - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Total 72 16 17 33 85 -8 1 0 1 4 0 0 194
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 26 3 8 11 14 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0 60
Conference 15 3 4 7 12 -1 0 0 0 1 0 0 37
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -

Home 14 2 3 5 8 +0 0 0 0 1 0 0 33
Away 12 1 5 6 6 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 27
Neutral - - - 0 - - - - - - - - -

Wins 11 2 5 7 4 +3 0 0 0 1 0 0 21
Losses 11 1 2 3 8 -6 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
Ties 4 0 1 1 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9

November 8 1 1 2 8 -3 0 0 0 1 0 0 21
December 3 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
January 8 0 4 4 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14
February 6 2 2 4 2 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 19
March 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4