8 Kiara Wahnschafft
8 Kiara Wahnschafft
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Winchester, Mass.
High School: Middlesex
Position: F
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Team: Aztec Girls 98/99 NPL
g 2
a 2
pts 6
gw 0

2018: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference ... appeared in eight games as a sophomore ... registered a career-high two goals and two assists for six points ... posted a career-high three points in a 7-0 win over Roger Williams on September 11 as she notched one goal and one assist ... also scored in a 7-0 win at Salem State on September 18 ... her other assist came in a 7-0 win at Worcester State on September 4 ... was part of a team that won its second straight NEWMAC Championship ... [SEASON STATS]

2017:
Appeared in five games as a freshman … posted one goal and one assist for three points … her first career goal came in a 7-0 win at home against Thomas (9/9) and her first career assist came in a 5-0 win at Wellesley (10/10) … was part of a team that had its best season in program history (20-2-1), reached the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 for the first time since 2012, won the NEWMAC Championship for the first time since 2011 and registered its highest national ranking of No. 12 in the United Soccer Division III poll … [SEASON STATS]

Off the Field at MIT:
Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science with a minor in mechanical engineering and a concentration in theater ... Microsoft Explore Intern ... completed research with the Media Lab Personal Robots Group and the CSAIL App Inventor Group ... Co-Director of Academics for Amphibious Achievement which provides athletic and academic support for under resourced high school students ... member of the StartLabs Entrepreneurship Club.

High School: A 2017 graduate of Middlesex High School … four-time varsity letterwinner in soccer and two-time varsity letterwinner in lacrosse … her Middlesex team was NEPSAC Class B Quarterfinalists … also played for the Aztec Girls 98/99 NPL team where she was an Aztec finalist at the Disney Showcase, Champion of the NEFC Preseason Tournament, a finalist in the State Cup tournament, and Champion of the GPS Thanksgiving Showcase … Co-founded SafeStart Technologies LLC – a company devoted to minimizing drunk driving accidents using the SafeStart key case, which earned MIT Launch Best Overall, Congressional App Challenge Winner and Winner Catapult Incubator accolades … Co-founded SafeSide – and on-site concussion-screening app to prevent further head injury – which was a Technovation Challenge MA Winner, Boston TechJam Pitch Runner-up and was featured in "CodeGirl" documentary … Founded Bridge the Gap, an organization that teaches Computer Science classes … MIT CSAIL Software Developer where she helped develop the "Java Tutor," which is currently used as an educational tool in MIT’s 6.005x edX course … Interned in MIT CSAIL Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences where she programmed experiment for measuring distracted-driving braking times which in turn was a presented experiment to Toyota funders … Vice President of Junior Statesmen of America (JSA) … Head of Computer Science Club … High Honors … National AP Scholar … National Center for Women and IT National Winner in 2017, Massachusetts Winner in 2016 … Trustees’ Prize in Mathematics (2017) … also earned the 2016 Frederick Winsor Award for Academic Initiative, the 2016 Bausch & Lomb Science Award, the 2015 and 2016 Matthew S. Brown ’03 Prize in Computer Science, the 2016 A.M. Dawson Physics Award and was at the American Computer Science League All-Star Contest Invitational in 2016.

Club: Aztec Girls 98/99 NPL … Aztec finalist at the Disney Showcase, Champion of the NEFC Preseason Tournament, a finalist in the State Cup tournament, and Champion of the GPS Thanksgiving Showcase.

Recent Games
Oct 23 at WPI T, 2-2
Oct 26 Emerson College W, 3-0
Nov 1 U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 1-0
Nov 3 Springfield College W, 2-1
Nov 10 vs. Vassar College W, 4-1
Nov 11 at No. 14 Amherst College L, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 8 2
Games started - -
Goals 2 0
Assists 2 0
Points 6 0
Shots 3 0
Shot Pct .667 -
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 31 Carleton T, 1-1 - - - - - - - -
Sep 1 at No. 25 Brandeis University L, 3-2 - 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 4 at Worcester State University W, 7-0 - 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 5 Lesley University W, 5-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 8 Bridgewater State University W, 2-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 11 Roger Williams University W, 7-0 - 1 1 3 1 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 15 at Wheaton College W, 3-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 at Salem State University W, 7-0 - 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Sep 22 at Smith College W, 4-2 - - - - - - - -
Sep 26 at Tufts University L, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 28 Clark University W, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Mount Holyoke College W, 10-2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 7 at No. 2 Williams College T, 1-1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 9 Wellesley College W, 3-2 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 4-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 16 Babson College W, 3-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Springfield College W, 3-1 - - - - - - - -
Oct 23 at WPI T, 2-2 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Emerson College W, 3-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 U.S. Coast Guard Academy W, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Springfield College W, 2-1 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 vs. Vassar College W, 4-1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 11 at No. 14 Amherst College L, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2017-18 5 - .20 .20 .60 1.00 .200 .80 .800
2018-19 8 - .25 .25 .75 .38 .667 .38 1.000
Total 13 - .23 .23 .69 .62 .375 .54 .875
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2017-18 5 - 1 1 3 5 .200 4 .800 0 0 0-0 0
2018-19 8 - 2 2 6 3 .667 3 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Total 13 - 3 3 9 8 .375 7 .875 0 0 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 8 - .25 .25 .75 .38 .667 .38 1.000
Conference 2 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - .33 .33 1.00 .33 1.000 .33 1.000
Away 4 - .25 .25 .75 .50 .500 .50 1.000
Neutral 1 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
-
Wins 7 - .29 .29 .86 .29 1.000 .29 1.000
Losses 1 - .00 .00 .00 1.00 .000 1.00 1.000
-
September 5 - .40 .40 1.20 .60 .667 .60 1.000
October 2 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
November 1 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 8 - 2 2 6 3 .667 3 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Conference 2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
-
Home 3 - 1 1 3 1 1.000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Away 4 - 1 1 3 2 .500 2 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Neutral 1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
-
Wins 7 - 2 2 6 2 1.000 2 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
Losses 1 - 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
-
September 5 - 2 2 6 3 .667 3 1.000 0 0 0-0 0
October 2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
November 1 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0