12 Kyle Gifford
12 Kyle Gifford
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Darien, Conn.
High School: Darien
Position: D
gp 19
p 1
g 1
a 0

2018: Three-year letterwinner and a two-year team captain ... among the top defenseman in the ODAC ... expected to fill a starting role on close defense again as a senior.  

2017: Started all 17 games during his junior season ... received First Team All-ODAC accolades and was an IMLCA Honorable Mention All-South honoree ... recorded 24 ground balls and was tied for second on the team with 14 caused turnovers ... caused four turnovers and had two ground balls in a 19-10 loss to Hampden-Sydney in the ODAC Semfinals (5/5) ... recorded a career-best five ground balls and caused two turnovers in a 16-14 loss to Franklin & Marshall (3/4) ... tied his career-high with five ground balls and caused one turnover in a 17-9 win over Bridgewater (4/5).

2016: Played in and started 18 games on defense as a sophomore ... earned Second Team All-ODAC honors ... helped the Generals tie for 22nd in Division III in scoring defense, allowing an average of just 7.32 goals per game ... recorded one assist and picked up 24 ground balls ... was third on the team with 19 caused turnovers ... tallied his lone assist in a 14-6 win over Hampden-Sydney (5/7) in the ODAC Tournament ... had four ground balls and caused three turnovers in an 8-6 win over Washington College (2/27) ... also had four ground balls in an 11-6 win over Mary Washington (3/9) and totaled three ground balls in a loss to Franklin & Marshall and in a win over Hampden-Sydney (3/12) during the regular season.  

2015: Played in 18 games, starting one contest ... recorded six ground balls and one caused turnover ... had one ground ball and one caused turnover in a 15-5 win over Shenandoah (4/4) ... helped the defense rank 20th in Division III in scoring defense, allowing an average of just 6.95 goals per game.  

High School: Earned three letters in football and two in lacrosse at Darien High School ... helped lead the lacrosse team to a conference title and a state championship as a senior ... earned first team all-conference honors as a junior and second team all-conference laurels as a senior ... earend first team all-state honors as a junior and senior ... earned the conference scholar-athlete award as a senior.

Off the Field: Member of the Williams Investment Society ... volunteers with Campus Kitchen ... W&L and ODAC Scholar-Athlete ... accounting & business administration major.

Recent Games
Apr 21 at Lynchburg W, 15-13
Apr 25 at Guilford W, 13-8
Apr 28 Virginia Wesleyan W, 24-9
May 4 Lynchburg L, 11-8
May 9 Transylvania W, 23-5
May 12 at Dickinson L, 10-9
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 8
Points 1 0
Goals 1 0
Assists 0 0
Man-up goals 0 0
Man-down goals 0 0
Ground balls 22 6
Turnovers 6 3
Caused turnovers 13 4
Faceoffs 0-0 0-0
Faceoff percentage 0.0 0.0
Shots 1 0
Shooting percentage 100.0 -
Shots on goal 1 0
Shots on goal percentage 100.0 -
Date Opponent Score g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 10 York (Pa.) L, 10-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 14 at Christopher Newport L, 12-7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 18 Denison L, 12-10 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Feb 24 Washington College W, 18-10 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 3 at Franklin & Marshall W, 12-10 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 7 at Mary Washington W, 14-7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 10 Shenandoah W, 18-5 - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 Gettysburg W, 13-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 17 at Randolph-Macon W, 12-6 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 24 Roanoke W, 11-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Mar 30 Hampden-Sydney W, 15-10 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 4 at Randolph W, 25-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 14 at Bridgewater W, 18-5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 17 at Susquehanna W, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 21 at Lynchburg W, 15-13 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 25 at Guilford W, 13-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
Apr 28 Virginia Wesleyan W, 24-9 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 4 Lynchburg L, 11-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 9 Transylvania W, 23-5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 12 at Dickinson L, 10-9 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
2014-15 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 1 0-0 0 - 0 -
2015-16 18 18 0 1 1 0 0 24 8 19 0-0 0 - 0 -
2016-17 17 17 0 0 0 0 0 24 7 14 0-0 0 - 0 -
2017-18 19 19 1 0 1 0 0 22 6 13 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Total 72 55 1 1 2 0 0 76 22 47 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
  gp gs g a pts up dn gb to ct fo sh sh% sog sog%
Total 19 19 1 0 1 0 0 22 6 13 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Conference 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 4 0-0 0 - 0 -
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Home 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 8 5 8 0-0 0 - 0 -
Away 10 10 1 0 1 0 0 14 1 5 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - 0-0 - - - -
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Wins 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 15 4 8 0-0 0 - 0 -
Losses 5 5 1 0 1 0 0 7 2 5 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0
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February 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 4 0-0 0 - 0 -
March 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 5 4 4 0-0 0 - 0 -
April 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 3 0-0 0 - 0 -
May 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 2 0-0 1 100.0 1 100.0