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8 Kylie Rice
8 Kylie Rice
Height: 5'3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bethlehem, Conn.
High School: Holy Cross High School
Position: A

AS A SOPHOMORE...

  • Put together a breakout sophomore campaign, playing in and starting all 14 matches for the Saints while leading the team in scoring with 30 goals.
  • Rice finished the year with 39 points to rank second on the Saints and 24th overall in the GNAC.
  • Posted a career-high nine points on six goals and three assists in Emmanuel's 17-6 victory over Albertus Magnus on April 3.
  • Closed out the season with back-to-back five goal games against UMass Dartmouth and Simmons.
  • Finished the season with a team-high 63 draw controls to rank ninth in the GNAC.
  • Was named to the GNAC Weekly Honor Roll twice during the weeks of April 10 and April 30.
  • Named to the GNAC Academic All-Conference squad.
  • Selected as the 2018 EC Women's Lacrosse team MVP by the coaching staff.

AS A FRESHMAN...

  • Appeared in 14 games, earning three starts for the Saints in her rookie campaign
  • Rice made her collegiate debut on March 5, in a non-conference matchup against Muhlenberg
  • On March 21, the attack scored her first collegiate goal against Regis College
  • Rice recorded her first multi-point game, on a goal and two assists, in a GNAC victory over rival Rivier University; she had six multi-point games on the year.
  • On April 29, Rice tallied her first career hat trick in a GNAC victory over COF rival Simmons College
  • The attack recorded one or more points in each of the final 10 games of the 2017 season

BEFORE EMMANUEL...

  • Rice was a four-year varsity starter at Holy Cross High School (Waterbury, Conn.)
  • Was an All-Copper selection as a sophomore
  • Was All-State and City Player of the Year and All-Conference as a junior and senior
  • Was MVP as a senior and was a two-time MVP in lacrosse

PLAYER PROFILE

  • Major: Elementary Education
  • Career Aspirations: Elementary Teacher
  • Favorite Movie: Step Brothers
  • Favorite Book: The Cellar
  • Favorite Pre-game Meal: Hummus
  • Favorite Late Night Snack: Popcorn
  • Favorite Spot on the EC Campus: The Quad
  • Most Exciting Athletic Experience: Scoring the winning goal in overtime
  • Most Respected Professional Athlete: David Ortiz