0 - Rachel Ames
Rachel Ames
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Huntsville
Position: GK
Major: Undeclared
Residential College: Berkeley
gp 11
gs 6
min 649:58
ga 16
gaa 2.22
sv 50

2013: Started six games in goal… Fifth in the Ivy League with 50 saves… Posted shutout in victory over Stony Brook in season opener… Made a season-high nine saves against Dartmouth.

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: Played semi-pro for Alabama FC, named to the All-South team, and awarded goalkeeper of the year for the team's region (summer 2013)... Shadowed a trauma nurse, ER doctor and observed surgeries at Huntsville Hospital (summer 2013)...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.”

Year gp-gs min ga gaavg sv svpct w l t sho
2012 14-9 1001 13 1.17 57 .814 3 5 2 1.3
201311-6650162.2250.7584501
Career25-151651291.60107.78771022.3


Recent Games
Oct 14 at Marist W, 4-0
Oct 19 Cornell W, 1-0
Oct 26 at Penn T, 1-1
Nov 2 at Columbia L, 3-1
Nov 8 Brown L, 3-1
Nov 10 at Brown L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 11 4
Games started 6 3
Minutes 649:58 278:44
Goals against 16 7
Goals-against average 2.22 2.26
Saves 50 22
Save pct .758 .759
Wins 4 1
Losses 5 2
Ties 0 0
Shutouts 1 0
Date Opponent Score min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 6 Stony Brook W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Sep 8 at Mass.-Lowell W, 3-1 - - - - -
Sep 13 at Georgetown L, 8-0 45:00 4 8.00 5 .556
Sep 15 at Towson W, 4-3 56:14 3 4.80 3 .500
Sep 18 Hartford W, 2-0 45:00 0 0.00 0 -
Sep 20 Sacred Heart L, 2-1 45:00 0 0.00 4 1.000
Sep 22 at Fairfield L, 1-0 45:00 1 2.00 7 .875
Sep 28 at Princeton W, 3-2 98:44 2 1.82 8 .800
Oct 5 Harvard L, 3-1 45:00 2 4.00 3 .600
Oct 7 at Central Connecticut State   - - - - -
Oct 12 Dartmouth L, 1-0 90:00 1 1.00 9 .900
Oct 14 at Marist W, 4-0 - - - - -
Oct 19 Cornell W, 1-0 - - - - -
Oct 26 at Penn T, 1-1 - - - - -
Nov 2 at Columbia L, 3-1 - - - - -
Nov 8 Brown L, 3-1 45:00 2 4.00 2 .500
Nov 10 at Brown L, 2-1 45:00 1 2.00 5 .833
  gp gs min/g ga/g gaa sv/g sv%
Total 11 6 59:05 1.45 2.22 4.55 .758
Conference 4 3 69:41 1.75 2.26 5.50 .759
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - -

Home 6 3 60:00 .83 1.25 3.67 .815
Away 5 3 57:60 2.20 3.41 5.60 .718
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - -

Wins 4 2 72:30 1.25 1.55 3.75 .750
Losses 7 4 51:26 1.57 2.75 5.00 .761

September 7 4 60:43 1.43 2.12 4.43 .756
October 2 2 67:30 1.50 2.00 6.00 .800
November 2 0 45:00 1.50 3.00 3.50 .700
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 11 6 649:58 16 2.22 50 .758 4 5 0 1
Conference 4 3 278:44 7 2.26 22 .759 1 2 0 0
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Home 6 3 360:00 5 1.25 22 .815 2 2 0 1
Away 5 3 289:58 11 3.41 28 .718 2 3 0 0
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Wins 4 2 289:58 5 1.55 15 .750 4 0 0 1
Losses 7 4 360:00 11 2.75 35 .761 0 5 0 0

September 7 4 424:58 10 2.12 31 .756 4 2 0 1
October 2 2 135:00 3 2.00 12 .800 0 2 0 0
November 2 0 90:00 3 3.00 7 .700 0 1 0 0

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