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Kayla Fischer

Forward

Player profile

  • Year So.
  • Hometown Kent, Ohio
  • Club Cleveland FC

CAREER HONORS

  • Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2018)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2018)

AS A FRESHMAN (2018)
Played in 17 matches, starting 13 … tied for the team lead with four goals and second on the team with nine points … led the Buckeyes with 24 shots on goal … Big Ten Player of the Week and Freshman of the Week (8/28) … scored the game-winner in the Buckeyes’ 1-0 win at Florida … scored Ohio State’s second goal against Morehead State … assisted on Marissa Birzon’s game-winner at Michigan State … scored both goals in the Buckeyes’ 2-1 win at Purdue … played a season-high 100 minutes vs. Rutgers.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
Cleveland FC: Played club soccer for eight years, the last three for Ross Nicol with Cleveland FC … Top 11 player at Nationals in 2018 for the three-time state champions … helped Cleveland FC to 2017 regional championship and national semifinal.     

Theodore Roosevelt: Four-year starter and two-time team captain and Theodore Roosevelt … first team all-state in 2017 and second team all-state in 2016 … conference player of the year in 2017 while setting school career goals record with 73 … named to All-America watch list … also played three years of basketball, being named a captain in 2017-18 and first team all-district in 2016-17.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Rob and Jennifer Fischer … has two younger sisters, Kassidy and Mallory.