|Kyla Dickson 23
2009: NEC Fall Academic Honor Roll honoree...Started and played in all 18 games...Tallied first career goal at Bryant (10/24)...Led all defenders with 26 shots and added two defensive saves.
BEFORE SIENA: Lettered four years in field hockey and softball and two in indoor track at Quabbin Regional...Division I Central Mass Player of the Year as a senior...Two-time Midland Wachusett B League MVP and a Telegram and Gazette Super Team All-Star in leading her team to a league championship...Massachusetts Field Hockey Coaches Association All-Academic Team honoree and National Futures Tournament participant.
PERSONAL: Born May 13, 1991 in Ware, Mass....The daughter of Garth and Pamela Dickson...Has an older brother, Ethan, who is a wrestler at the United States Military Academy...Enjoys reading, hiking and editing movies in her free time...A psychology major who aspires to be a sports psychologist...Also recruited by Holy Cross and the United States Military Academy.
WHY I CHOSE SIENA: "I chose Siena Field Hockey because I wanted an opportunity to continue my passion for the game and Siena was a great place for me to do that."
GETTING TO KNOW KYLA DICKSON
My favorite TV show is: Grey's Anatomy
My favorite artist is: Jason Aldean
Favorite Athlete: Teddy Bruschi
My superstitions are: My hair can't touch my neck
My favorite professional sports team is: The Patriots
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Shannon Delaney. We have both been the through the same kind of situations recently and can really know what each other is going through. When one is down, the other knows and can figure out a way to help the situation.
Funniest Player on the Team is: Lisa Heimerle
Coach Davidson's Best Attribute is: His amazing quotes and inventive vocabulary
My best Siena Field Hockey moment has been: When I first walked into the locker room on our very first game day I knew what Siena was all about right then and there.
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to: Italy
If I could meet anyone in the world, who would it be? Sigmund Freud. I would to just talk to the man and try to see what he was really thinking and see if he was actually mentally unstable himself.
My favorite book: The Twilight Saga
My favorite movie: Fever Pitch
My favorite flavor of ice cream: Black raspberry with Rainbow sprinkle