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Kayla Bala

MF

Height
5' 5"
CLASS
FR
Hometown
Lakeland, Fla. (George Jenkins H.S.)
School
High School: 2008 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/adidas Girls High School All-America selection…Named to ESPN RISE 2009 Winter All-America first team…2008 NSCAA/adidas High School Girls All-Region III (South) team member…Part of G

2010: Appeared in nine matches…Top minutes (45) came against Florida Atlantic…Transferred to South Florida for spring 2011 semester.

 

2009: First collegiate assist came on game-winning goal versus Duke…Registered two starts at right back…Member of 2010 Southeastern Conference Freshman Academic Honor Roll.

 

High School: 2008 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/adidas Girls High School All-America selection…Named to ESPN RISE 2009 Winter All-America first team…2008 NSCAA/adidas High School Girls All-Region III (South) team member…Part of George Jenkins' 2008 Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) Class 5A state championship soccer team…GJHS was 2009 FHSAA Class 5A runner-up…Four-time all-state selection…Finalist for the 2009 Florida High School Class 5A Player of the Year after turning in 33 goals and 35 assists as a senior…2009 Player of the Year selection by The Lakeland Ledger and Polk County...Coached by Joe Lenard at GJHS.

 

Club: Part of Florida’s Olympic Development Program (ODP) since 2005 and part of regional ODP pool since 2006…Member of the Real Salt Lake of Tampa club team that claimed 2008 Florida State Cup U-17 title…Coached by Jason Streets at RSL…Part of Valrico Fury's club team that reached the 2007 Florida State Cup U-16 final.

 

Major: Social and Behavioral Sciences; wants to pursue a degree in physical therapy

 

Bala's Collegiate Statistics

Year

GP/GS

Min.

Shots

G (GW)

A

Pts.

2009

19/2

406

3

0 (0)

1

1

2010

9/0

177

3

0 (0)

0

0

Totals

28/2

583

6

0 (0)

1

1

 

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