51 Ariyel Yavalar
51 Ariyel Yavalar
Height: 5-6
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Baltimore, Md.
High School: Garrison Forest School
Position: GK
gp 18
gs 18
min 1261:46
ga 37
gaa 2.05
sv 110
sv % .748

Ariyel Yavalar '192018: A three-year letterwinner and a captain this season ... enters the year as the team's top goalkeeper ... has the second-best career goals-against average (1.44) in program history, the third-best career save percentage (.776), the second-most career shutouts (11) and the second-most career saves (263).

2017: Played in and started all 20 games for W&L, appearing in 1,470:33 minutes out of a possible 1,473:44 ... earned Third Team All-ODAC laurels ... led the team with a career-best 106 saves, which marked the second-highest single-season total in program history ... registered a 1.62 goals-against average and a .757 save percentage ... the save percentage is the eighth-best single-season mark in W&L history ... tallied at least seven saves in six contests ... totaled a season-high 16 saves in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against eventual National Runner-Up Messiah (11/11). 

2016: Started all 20 games in goal for the Generals, totaling 1,333:10 minutes ... made 86 saves with a .761 save percentage ... had a 1.42 goals-against average and recorded four shutouts ... the 86 saves are the fifth-most in a single season in program history ... the save percentage was the seventh-best single-season mark in W&L history, while the goals-against average was fifth ... the four shutouts were the third-most in a single season in school history ... stopped a season-high nine shots at Christopher Newport (10/2).

2015: Garnered Second Team All-ODAC honors in her first season ... played in 15 games with 12 starts ... in 889:25 minutes, she stopped 71 shots ... had the best goals-against average (1.18) in the conference and the third-best save percentage (.826) ... the 1.18 goals-against average was the best single-season mark in W&L history, and the save percentage tied for top spot in program history ... notched three shutouts, which tied for the fifth-most in a single season in program history ... had a career-best 17 saves at Shenandoah (10/16).

High School: Earned three letters in field hockey at Garrison Forest School ... her team won the 2012 Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland (IAAM) Division 'A' Conference Championship ... named all-state second team in 2014 ... a Cum Laude Society member.

Personal: Her father, Derya, played soccer at George Washington University and was inducted into the Colonials' Hall of Fame ... her sister, Selin, played soccer at George Washington, her brother, Aksel, played soccer at York College (Pa.) and her aunt, Kathleen Doherty Robinson, played field hockey at the University of Richmond ... interned at the Nature Foundation in St. Maarten over the summer ... an engineering major.

Recent Games
Oct 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1
Oct 20 Virginia Wesleyan W, 7-2
Oct 24 Ferrum W, 6-1
Oct 27 at Lynchburg L, 4-1
Oct 30 Bridgewater W, 4-0
Nov 2 vs. Shenandoah L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 18 8
Games started 18 8
Minutes 1261:46 553:02
Goals against 37 15
Goals-against average 2.05 1.90
Saves 110 40
Save pct .748 .727
Wins 8 5
Losses 10 3
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 3 1
Date Opponent Score gs min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 31 at Johns Hopkins L, 1-0 1 75:26 1 0.93 7 .875
Sep 2 Kenyon W, 1-0 1 70:00 0 0.00 5 1.000
Sep 8 vs. Vassar L, 4-0 1 70:00 4 4.00 14 .778
Sep 9 Denison L, 3-1 1 70:00 3 3.00 10 .769
Sep 15 at Elizabethtown L, 2-0 1 70:00 2 2.00 5 .714
Sep 19 at Mary Washington L, 4-0 1 70:00 4 4.00 5 .556
Sep 22 Christopher Newport W, 3-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 9 .818
Sep 29 Shenandoah W, 5-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Oct 3 Eastern Mennonite W, 5-0 1 70:00 0 0.00 3 1.000
Oct 6 at Bridgewater L, 1-0 1 70:00 1 1.00 3 .750
Oct 10 at Roanoke W, 3-2 1 86:57 2 1.61 5 .714
Oct 13 at Ursinus L, 5-2 1 70:00 5 5.00 12 .706
Oct 17 at Randolph-Macon L, 4-1 1 70:00 4 4.00 9 .692
Oct 20 Virginia Wesleyan W, 7-2 1 70:00 2 2.00 5 .714
Oct 24 Ferrum W, 6-1 1 46:05 0 0.00 0 -
Oct 27 at Lynchburg L, 4-1 1 70:00 4 4.00 12 .750
Oct 30 Bridgewater W, 4-0 1 70:00 0 0.00 0 -
Nov 2 vs. Shenandoah L, 1-0 1 73:18 1 0.95 3 .750
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
2015-16 15 12 59:18 1.00 0.00 4.73 .826
2016-17 20 20 66:40 1.35 0.00 4.30 .761
2017-18 20 20 73:32 1.70 0.00 5.30 .757
2018-19 18 18 70:06 2.06 2.05 6.11 .748
Total 73 70 67:53 1.55 1.60 5.11 .767
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2015-16 15 12 889:25 15 0.00 71 .826 9 4 0 3
2016-17 20 20 1333:10 27 0.00 86 .761 13 6 0 4
2017-18 20 20 1470:33 34 0.00 106 .757 15 5 0 4
2018-19 18 18 1261:46 37 2.05 110 .748 8 10 0 3
Total 73 70 4954:54 113 1.60 373 .767 45 25 0 14
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 18 18 70:06 2.06 2.05 6.11 .748
Conference 8 8 69:08 1.88 1.90 5.00 .727
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -
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Home 8 8 67:01 1.13 1.18 4.38 .795
Away 8 8 72:48 2.88 2.76 7.25 .716
Neutral 2 2 71:39 2.50 2.44 8.50 .773
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Wins 8 8 69:08 1.00 1.01 3.75 .789
Losses 10 10 70:52 2.90 2.86 8.00 .734
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August 1 1 75:26 1.00 0.93 7.00 .875
September 7 7 70:00 2.43 2.43 7.29 .750
October 9 9 69:14 2.00 2.02 5.44 .731
November 1 1 73:18 1.00 0.95 3.00 .750
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 18 18 1261:46 37 2.05 110 .748 8 10 0 3
Conference 8 8 553:02 15 1.90 40 .727 5 3 0 1
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 536:05 9 1.18 35 .795 7 1 0 3
Away 8 8 582:23 23 2.76 58 .716 1 7 0 -
Neutral 2 2 143:18 5 2.44 17 .773 0 2 0 -
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Wins 8 8 553:02 8 1.01 30 .789 8 0 0 3
Losses 10 10 708:44 29 2.86 80 .734 0 10 0 -
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August 1 1 75:26 1 0.93 7 .875 0 1 0 -
September 7 7 490:00 17 2.43 51 .750 3 4 0 1
October 9 9 623:02 18 2.02 49 .731 5 4 0 2
November 1 1 73:18 1 0.95 3 .750 0 1 0 -