Laura Kleiber


Far Hills, N.J.

High School:
Newark Academy



Economics and Art

Laura Kleiber

2014: Started all 17 games and served as a tri-captain her senior season...Second Team All-Patriot League selection...led the team and tied for the Patriot League lead with 48 goals...scored at least one goal in every game...picked up 22 ground balls, 23 draw controls and 18 caused turnovers...scored four or more goals in six games...scored a career-high six goals against Iona (4/19).

Started all 18 games for the Leopards in her junior season...Selected to the All-Patriot League First Team...Third on the team in goals (37) and points (44)...Added seven assists on the year...Second on the squad in draw controls (37) and tied for third on the team in ground balls (26)...Scored in 16 of 18 contests on the year, including multiple goals in 12 games...Tallied a season-high five scores in the 13-8 win over Bucknbell (4/6)...Notched a season-high two assists, along with a goal, against Columbia (2/27)...Picked up at least one draw control in 15 of 18 games and at least one ground ball in every game but five.

Started in all 17 games as a sophomore...fourth on the team in points (21) and goals (19)...scooped up 19 ground balls, fifth best on the squad...netted a hat trick in the season opener against Liberty (2/18)...scored two goals and picked up three ground balls at Wagner (2/22)...had two draw controls and two ground balls against La Salle (3/7)...scored two goals in two consecutive games against Duquesne (3/10) and Davidson (3/14)...netted a goal and scooped up two ground balls against American (4/7).

Played in 12 games, making seven starts...fifth on the team with 16 points (12 goals, four assists)...fifth on the squad with 12 caused turnovers...made her collegiate debut at St. Mary's (Calif.) (3/13)...scored twice and had an assist against California (3/15)...caused a career-high five turnovers and added a tally against Lehigh (3/27)...made her first career start at Temple and recorded a goal and an assist while scooping up three ground balls(3/29)...had a hat trick and an assist in the win over Bucknell (3/9)...scored vs. Columbia (4/13) to cap a streak of six consecutive games with a goal...found the back of the net twice in the win at Villanova (4/20).

At Newark Academy: A three-year starter...voted MVP in 2009 and 2010...served as team captain her senior year...leading scorer with 81 goals and 45 assists (Top 20 in N.J.)...helped her team finish first in the conference...2010 First Team All-Conference, First Team All-League in The National Division, First Team All-Prep B ...2009 Second Team Essex County, All-North Jersey Team...also named Essex County Scholar Athlete Award for Newark Academy, Athlete of The Spring and the Hundred Goal Club...captain of soccer team 2009...First Team Essex County 2009, Second Team All-Conference 2008, 2009 in soccer...voted Most Inspirational Player for soccer in 2008...member of All-Junior Team Essex County 2008...also played basketball, awarded Most Improved and Honorable Mention All-Conference 2007.

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