26 Kayla Ruiz
26 - Kayla Ruiz
Height: 5-5
Year: So.
Hometown: Milton, Ga.
High School: Milton
Previous College: Georgia State University
Position: F
Major: Psychology
g 2
a 1
pts 5
gw 1

At Georgia College:

Major: Psychology

Minor: Spanish

At Georgia State:

  • President's List – 2018 Spring Semester
  • President's List – 2017 Fall Semester
  • 2017: Played in 13 matches with six starts, scored two goals, one of which was the game-winner over ULM, one assist

High School: 

  • Milton High School in Milton, Ga.
  • Head coach: Kelly Bendall
  • All-Region
  • Scholar-Athlete
  • Played club ball for UFA and head coach Phillip Broome
  • 2016-17 State Champions, 2017 Region Champs

Personal:

  • Born: Dec. 23
  • Parents: Lori Carpenter and Alvaro Ruiz
  • Favorite Athlete: Christen Press
  • Chose GC because: "I love the school size, look and homey feel. Georgia College also gave me second chance at soccer and I could not be more grateful."
  • Biggest sports thrill: no better feeling than scoring a goal or making upsets
  • Pre-game routine: pray before and eat toast with peanut butter if possible
  • Scares you the most: the supernatural/the dark
  • Favorite song: Cigarette Daydream - Cage the Elephant
  • Favorite movie: How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
  • Favorite TV show: F.R.I.E.N.D.S.
  • Motto you live by: "Everything happens for a reason."

 

Recent Games
Oct 22 Converse W, 5-0
Oct 24 Young Harris L, 2-1
Oct 27 at USC Aiken L, 5-4
Oct 30 at #2-seed Lander T, 0-0
Nov 2 vs. #6-seed Young Harris W, 2-1
Nov 4 vs. #1-seed Columbus St. T, 0-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 21 10
Games started 17 8
Goals 2 2
Assists 1 0
Points 5 4
Shots 24 18
Shot Pct .083 .111
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 at Anderson (S.C.) W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 Florida Southern W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 Montevallo W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 9 West Ga. W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 12 vs. Tampa W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 14 at Lander T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 19 at North Georgia L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 22 Ga. Southwestern W, 5-0 - 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Sep 26 at Francis Marion W, 5-1 - 2 0 4 3 .667 0-0 1
Sep 28 at Albany St. (Ga.) W, 7-0 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 3 at North Greenville L, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 6 Flagler T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 5 .000 0-0 0
Oct 15 at #3 Columbus St. L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 17 Clayton St. W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 20 UNC Pembroke T, 2-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 22 Converse W, 5-0 1 0 1 1 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 24 Young Harris L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 27 at USC Aiken L, 5-4 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 30 at #2-seed Lander T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Nov 2 vs. #6-seed Young Harris W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 4 vs. #1-seed Columbus St. T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 21 17 .10 .05 .24 1.14 .083 .57 .500
Conference 10 8 .20 .00 .40 1.80 .111 1.00 .556
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 9 8 .00 .11 .11 1.33 .000 .89 .667
Away 9 6 .22 .00 .44 1.22 .182 .33 .273
Neutral 3 3 .00 .00 .00 .33 .000 .33 1.000
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Wins 11 8 .18 .09 .45 1.00 .182 .45 .455
Losses 5 4 .00 .00 .00 .80 .000 .20 .250
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August 1 1 .00 .00 .00 2.00 .000 .00 .000
September 9 6 .22 .00 .44 1.00 .222 .56 .556
October 9 8 .00 .11 .11 1.33 .000 .67 .500
November 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .50 1.000
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 21 17 2 1 5 24 .083 12 .500 0 0 0-0 1
Conference 10 8 2 0 4 18 .111 10 .556 0 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 9 8 0 1 1 12 .000 8 .667 0 0 0-0 0
Away 9 6 2 0 4 11 .182 3 .273 0 0 0-0 1
Neutral 3 3 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 11 8 2 1 5 11 .182 5 .455 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 5 4 0 0 0 4 .000 1 .250 0 0 0-0 0
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August 1 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
September 9 6 2 0 4 9 .222 5 .556 0 0 0-0 1
October 9 8 0 1 1 12 .000 6 .500 0 0 0-0 0
November 2 2 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0