Aggies offer stiff challenge to defending league champs in Thursday's playoff quarterfinal
Aggies’ run at the America East Conference begins Thursday at 2:30 p.m.
Kayla Wigney scored twice, Beth Lee picked up another shutout victory and UC Davis' defense frustrated Cal all day long
Program's Senior Day ceremony will precede 3 p.m.season finale
Field hockey will have a chance to avenge two narrow league losses this weekend
2016: Graduates from UC Davis with the following career rankings: No. 3 in goals (18), No. 6 in game-winning goals (3), No. 7 in assists (10) and shots on goal (44), No. 8 in assists per game (0.13), No. 9 in shots (78) and points per game (0.60)... Recorded six shots and four shots on goal vs. Cal (10/28), both team-high totals... Started all 18 games... Scored both of the Aggies' goals in their Senior Day match vs. Cal to finish with a season-high four points... Six of her 21 shots and four of her 12 shots on goals, both season highs, took place that day... Recorded a goal and assist vs. LIU Brooklyn (9/25)... Recorded her first career defensive save vs. Stanford (10/21), a match that needed double overtime to determine a victor.
2015: Ranked No. 20 among all America East Conference players in goals (6) and goals per game (0.32)... Finished her junior season ranked No. 2 in points (14), goals and tied for No. 2 in game-winning goals (1)... That game-winning shot took place at Central Michigan (9/18)... Also scored against Bryant (8/31), at Northwestern (9/15), vs. Missouri State (9/26), Stanford (10/23), and in the Aggies' playoff game in the 2015 America East Conference Tournament at UAlbany (11/5)... Picked up assists vs. UMass Lowell (10/9) and Cal (10/30) to finish with 14 points this season... Of her 22 shots, 12 were on goal.
2014: Ended the season tied for No. 6 in the NorPac Conference in assists per game (0.35) and assists (7)... Ranked No. 8 in total points (19) and points per game (0.95)... Tied for No. 9 in the league with six goals... Led the team in overall points (19) and goals (6)... Finished No. 3 on the squad in assists (7), No. 4 in shots (22), and No. 5 in shots on goal (12)... Started 18 of 20 games played... Scored a team-high two goals at Central Michigan (9/21)... Goals were scored on both shots taken that day... Also scored at Saint Louis (9/6), at Pacific (10/12) at Stanford (10/31) and during the Aggies' first NorPac Tournament game against Pacific (11/6)... Two of her seven assists were earned at Saint Louis... Also tallied assists against Iowa (9/11), Cal (9/19), at Bryant (9/25), at UMass-Lowell (9/27) and in that same tournament game against Pacific... Of her 22 shots, 12 were on goal.
2013: GLADIATOR BY SGI/NFHCA DIVISION I NATIONAL ACADEMIC SQUAD... Earned her first start as an Aggie when her team opened the season at home against Missouri State (8/30)... Named a starter in two of 20 games played... Scored a goal vs. Dartmouth (9/8), Vermont (9/29) and Cal (10/13)... Her goal scored at home against Cal was a game-winner... Finished her freshman season with six points... Eight of her 13 shots were on goal.
HUNTINGTON BEACH HS '13: One of just two Californians to earn Harrow Sports/NFHCA All-America third-team distinction... Three-time all-Sunset League honoree, adding Offensive MVP acclaim as a junior and an overall league MVP nod as a senior... Helped team to Southern Section championship in 2012... Key stats: 11 goals with eight assists in 2010, 33 goals with 10 assists in 2011, 39 goals and 17 assists in 2012... Competed on club scene for HB Wave, helping U-19 squad to a bronze at Cal Cup and team title at Cal 6v6 in 2012.
PERSONAL: Born in Los Alamitos, California... Majoring in animal science and management... Parents are Dave and Jill Wigney... Has a younger sister, Makenna... Career highlight was hitting the OT game-winner in CIF-SS championship game... Best athletes she has faced were those at the National Futures Championships in 2010 and 2011.