0 - Rachel Ames
Rachel Ames
Height: 5-7
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Huntsville, AL
High School: Huntsville
Position: GK
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Berkeley
gp 14
gs 9
min 1000:45
ga 13
gaa 1.17
sv 57

2012: Played every minute of seven Ivy League games in goal… Third in the Ivy League in save percentage (.814) and saves per game (4.07)… Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week after posting first career shutout in 1-0 win over Cornell… Shared the team’s Captain Cup Award, which is presented by the seniors to the freshman that represents the program well on and off the field… Made a season-high nine saves in the 2-2 tie at Brown. 

Off the Field: Volunteer in a community service program for Top Soccer as a peer coach to help teach autistic children how to play soccer (2012 - present)…Volunteer at Manna House distributing food to the needy (2011 – present)…Worked as an intern at Johnson and Hayes Physical Therapy Clinic (2009)

Before Yale: Alabama Player of the Year as a junior at Huntsville High School… Posted 35 shutouts in a 12-month span, ranging from State League to ECNL and international play… TopDrawerSoccer Top 100 Player To Watch, No. 36 (No. 4 goalkeeper)… Helped Huntsville to three state championships… Two-year member of the Region III Olympic Development Program… Participated in the ODP Region III Germany and Argentina training tours.

Personal: U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar Athlete Award recipient… Father Marc was captain of the soccer team at Cumberland College.

Why Yale? “After visiting the campus and meeting with the team and coaches, I knew that Yale was the place for me. I am looking forward to the great academic and athletic opportunities that Yale has to offer.”

Yeargp-gsmingagaavgsvsvpctwltsho
201214-91001131.1757.8143521.3


Recent Games
Oct 13 at Cornell W, 1-0
Oct 20 Penn L, 2-0
Oct 22 Fairfield W, 1-0
Oct 27 Columbia T, 1-1
Nov 1 at Brown T, 2-2
Nov 4 Brown W, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 14 7
Games started 9 7
Minutes 1000:45 681:00
Goals against 13 11
Goals-against average 1.17 1.45
Saves 57 44
Save pct .814 .800
Wins 1 0
Losses 5 4
Ties 1 1
Shutouts 1 1
Date Opponent Score min ga gaa sv sv%
Aug 31 at Hartford W, 2-1 - - - - -
Sep 2 at Stony Brook L, 2-1 - - - - -
Sep 4 Sacred Heart W, 3-0 34:55 0 0.00 3 1.000
Sep 7 at Loyola (Ill.) L, 2-1 58:02 1 1.55 2 .667
Sep 9 at Northwestern L, 2-0 45:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Sep 11 Saint Peter's W, 8-1 45:00 1 2.00 3 .750
Sep 14 Iona W, 2-1 46:48 0 0.00 1 1.000
Sep 16 Central Connecticut State W, 1-0 45:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Sep 22 Princeton L, 2-1 96:55 2 1.86 4 .667
Sep 29 at Harvard L, 1-0 94:05 1 0.96 8 .889
Oct 6 at Dartmouth L, 3-1 90:00 3 3.00 7 .700
Oct 13 at Cornell W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Oct 20 Penn L, 2-0 90:00 2 2.00 7 .778
Oct 22 Fairfield W, 1-0 - - - - -
Oct 27 Columbia T, 1-1 110:00 1 0.82 5 .833
Nov 1 at Brown T, 2-2 110:00 2 1.64 9 .818
Nov 4 Brown W, 1-0 45:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 14 9 71:29 .93 1.17 4.07 .814
Conference 7 7 97:17 1.57 1.45 6.29 .800
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -

Home 8 5 64:12 .75 1.05 3.25 .812
Away 6 4 81:11 1.17 1.29 5.17 .816
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -

Wins 6 3 51:07 .17 0.29 2.33 .933
Losses 6 4 79:00 1.50 1.71 4.83 .763

September 8 4 58:13 .62 0.97 2.88 .821
October 4 4 95:00 1.50 1.42 5.75 .793
November 2 1 77:30 1.00 1.16 5.50 .846
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 14 9 1000:45 13 1.17 57 .814 1 5 1 1
Conference 7 7 681:00 11 1.45 44 .800 0 4 1 1
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Home 8 5 513:38 6 1.05 26 .812 1 2 1 0
Away 6 4 487:07 7 1.29 31 .816 0 3 0 1
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Wins 6 3 306:43 1 0.29 14 .933 1 0 0 1
Losses 6 4 474:02 9 1.71 29 .763 0 5 0 0

September 8 4 465:45 5 0.97 23 .821 1 3 0 0
October 4 4 380:00 6 1.42 23 .793 0 2 1 1
November 2 1 155:00 2 1.16 11 .846 0 0 0 0