Kayla Wigney
Kayla  Wigney


Huntington Beach, Calif.

High School:
Huntington Beach HS '13



Animal Science & Management


Lee, UC Davis' defense steps up vs. No. 17 Albany

Aggies offer stiff challenge to defending league champs in Thursday's playoff quarterfinal


UC Davis draws No. 17 Albany in playoff quarterfinal

Aggies’ run at the America East Conference begins Thursday at 2:30 p.m.


Ags collect second straight Senior Day win vs. Cal

Kayla Wigney scored twice, Beth Lee picked up another shutout victory and UC Davis' defense frustrated Cal all day long


Aggies end regular season with home game vs. Cal

Program's Senior Day ceremony will precede 3 p.m.season finale


Final road games take Ags to No. 18 Stanford, Pacific

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. 

 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.

Year G/GS Goals Ast. Pts. Shots Shot Pct. SOG DSv.
2013 20/2 3 0 6 13 .231 8 0
2014 20/19 6 7 19 22 .273 12 0
2015 19/9 6 2 14 22 .273 12 0
2016 18/18 3 1 7 21 .143 12 1
Totals 77/48 18 10 46 78 .231 44 1