17 Kathleen Tuechler
17 - Kathleen Tuechler
Height: 5-8
Year: Senior
Hometown: Farmingdale, N.Y.
High School: Farmingdale
Position: Defense
Major: Accounting

2015 (JUNIOR): All-NECC First Team … NECC Player of the Week (Oct. 19) … Appeared in 18 games, making 18 starts at defense … Registered a career-high 11 points behind a career-high five goals and an assist … Fired 13 shots with eight on goal … Netted a goal on her lone shot in a 3-2 win over Rhode Island College (Sept. 1) … Added an assist during a 3-1 win at Becker (Oct. 3) … Registered her first career multi-goal game with two goals in a 5-0 win over Newbury (Oct. 12) … Recorded a pair of goals in a 3-0 shutout victory at Southern Vermont (Oct. 17) … Missed the final five games of the season due to injury ...

2014 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in nine games, making nine starts at defense…Recorded her lone shot of the season in a 7-0 loss at Penn State-Behrend…Missed the final 11 games of the season due to injury.

2013 (FRESHMAN): One of four players to start all 22 games…Totaled four points with two goals…Scored her first collegiate goal in a 2-0 win at Becker (Oct. 5)…Had a shot against Ramapo (Sep. 7), at Mitchell (Oct. 9), and at Bay Path (Oct. 15)…Netted a goal on two shots in a 5-0 victory against Becker on Oct. 29.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Farmingdale High School in Farmingdale, New York…Lettered all four years in Soccer and Lacrosse…2012 Conference Champions…2013 Conference Champions…2013 Coaches’ Award...Two-time Lacrosse Conference Champions…Two-time Lacrosse State Champions.


Why did you chose to attend Elms College?

"I chose Elms College because of the small class size and I have the ability to play soccer and lacrosse."

What has been your favorite moment as an athlete so far?

"My favorite moment as an athlete is being able to play with Rachel Mick."

What is your favorite food?

"My favorite food is Long Island bagels and pizza."

Where is your favorite place to travel to and why?

"My favorite place to travel to is Ireland, because I have a lot of family over there."

What are your future plans?

"My future plans are to become an accountant and work in New York City."