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Kayla Utley
Kayla  Utley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Castro Valley, Calif.

High School:
Castro Valley

Height:
5-5

Position:
D


08/18/2016

Conference-Best 273 Bearcats Named American Athletic All-Academic

Cincinnati led the league for the second year in a row and increased its total by 28

08/17/2016

@GoBearcatsWSOC Set to Open 2016 Season at Home this Weekend

Bearcats coming off a 2015 season in which team won conference; advanced to NCAAs

02/01/2016

WSOC: Five Bearcats Earn OCSA All-Academic Honors

Gilles, Brown garner first-team honors

08/27/2015

Bearcats Battle to 0-0 Draw Against Lipscomb

Bearcats Battle to 0-0 Draw Against Lipscomb

12/25/2013

Happy Holidays from UC Women's Soccer

May you all have a blessed, healthy and happy 2014!

08/30/2015

Women's Soccer - Providence

Women's Soccer - Providence

09/29/2014

Cincinnati vs. Temple - 9/18/14

Cincinnati vs. Temple - 9/18/14

09/23/2014

Cincinnati vs. Syracuse - 9/21/14

Cincinnati vs. Syracuse - 9/21/14

09/15/2014

Cincinnati vs. Eastern Kentucky - 9/5/14

Cincinnati vs. Eastern Kentucky - 9/5/14

09/15/2014

Cincinnati vs. St. Francis - 9/7/14

Cincinnati vs. St. Francis - 9/7/14

15 Bearcats Strong

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Honors/Awards:
2015 OCSA Academic All-Ohio First Team
2013 American Athletic Conference All-Academic

2015 (Junior): Started all 24 matches on the year… part of a defense that posted 12 shutouts on the year, including eight at home (7-0-1)… recorded six shots during the season, a career-high… twice set single-game highs with two shots against both Lipscomb (8/27) and at SMU (9/24).

2014 (Sophomore): Played in all 20 matches with 19 starts… anchored a backline that posted eight shutouts.

2013 (Freshman): Started all 20 matches at center back and logged the most minutes on the team… was one of three freshmen on UC's backline… tallied her first career shot versus Xavier (9/13)… aided Cincinnati in shutting out Cornell (9/20) and Providence (9/22) in the same weekend.

High School: Varsity soccer team captain at Castro Valley High School from 2011-13… helped lead team to become a semi-finalist in the NCS for the 2012-13 season… co-champions of conference in 2010-11 season… named varsity soccer first-team all-league, second-team All-East Bay and was awarded Best Defensive and Most Inspirational player by teammates and coach her senior year… named varsity soccer first-team all-league, Third-Team All-East Bay, and awarded Best Defensive Player by teammates and coach her junior year… also received awards and honorable mention playing basketball for Castro Valley High School… was a member of Mustang conference club, which ranked 12th in the nation… team was the 2010 Surf Cup Champion, the 2011 CYSA State Cup Champion, and the 2011 CYSA Regional Champion… member of the 2012 Region IV team… member of the ODP CA North State Team 2008-12.

Personal: Full name is Kayla Anne Utley… daughter of Jon and Alicia Utley… has one sister, Kristina, who also played soccer at the University of Cincinnati.

Season GP Minutes Goals Assists Points Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att
2013 20 1734 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2014 20 1589 0 0 0 0 .000 0 .000 0 0-0
2015 24 2109 0 0 0 6 .000 4 .667 0 0-0
TOTAL 64 5432 0 0 0 7 .000 4 .571 0 0-0