21 Kayla Soto
21 Kayla Soto
Height: 5-11
Year: Junior
Hometown: New Britain, Conn.
High School: Classical Magnet
Position: Forward
Major: Elementary Education
gp 17
pts/g 3.6
fg % 32.8
3pt % -
ft % 62.5
reb/g 2.8
a/g 0.0

FRESHMAN (2016-17): Appeared in 21 games at forward, making one start…Set career-highs with 83 rebounds, 52 points, 19 field goals made, 14 free throws made, five assists, five steals, and three blocks…Grabbed five rebounds in a NECC Semifinal win over Becker (Feb. 23)…Added five points, four rebounds and a block in an NECC Quarterfinal victory versus Daniel Webster (Feb. 21)…Had seven rebounds at Wheelock (Feb. 16)…Tallied six rebounds against Regis (Mass.) (Feb. 11)…Notched eight points, matching a career-high with four field goals, with eight rebounds at Bay Path (Jan. 21)…Tallied four rebounds in a career-high 24 minutes at Regis (Mass.) (Jan. 14)…Registered a career-high 10 rebounds, a career-high nine points on a career-high five free throws, and a career-high three assists at Lesley (Jan. 12)…Added nine rebounds and eight points versus Wheelock (Jan. 7)…Made first collegiate start in collegiate debut against Johnson State (Nov. 19)…

PREP: Attended Classical Magnet High School in New Britain, Connecticut...2016 NCCC All-Conference selection...2015 NCCC Tournament MVP...2015 NCCC All-Tournament Team...2014 NCCC Tournament MVP...2014 NCCC All-Tournament Team...2013 Most Improved Player award

Why did you choose Elms College?

"I chose Elms College because it felt like home and I wanted to attend a Liberal Arts school."

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

"My favorite moment as an athlete so far was being able to travel the United States with my AAU team."

What is your favorite food?

"Mac and Cheese."

Where is your favorite place to travel to and why?

"My favorite place to travel is California, that place is pretty lit."

What are your future plans?

"My future plans are to become a teacher, give back to my community, and take care of my parents."

Recent Games
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 9
Games started 2 1
Minutes 176 101
Minutes per game 10.4 11.2
FG 21-64 12-34
FG Pct 32.8 35.3
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 20-32 12-19
FT Pct 62.5 63.2
Off rebounds 20 12
Def rebounds 28 22
Total rebounds 48 34
Rebounds per game 2.8 3.8
Personal fouls 20 7
Disqualifications 0 -
Assists 0 0
Turnovers 15 9
Assist to turnover ratio 0.0 0.0
Steals 3 2
Blocks 1 0
Points 62 36
Points per game 3.6 4.0
Points per 40 min 14.1 14.3
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 10 Wentworth W, 70-53 - 1 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 14 Rhode Island College L, 58-44 - 2 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 18 Maine-Presque Isle W, 76-56 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 20 Bay Path W, 79-24 - 15 4-11 36.4 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 10
Nov 27 at Fitchburg State L, 87-62 - 15 3-8 37.5 0-0 - 0-0 - 6
Nov 29 at Lasell L, 77-71 - 15 1-6 16.7 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Dec 1 Becker L, 48-45 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 1
Dec 4 at Eastern Nazarene L, 76-58 1 22 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Dec 8 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 67-54 1 9 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 2 Mount Holyoke W, 62-40 - 8 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 5
Jan 5 at Lesley W, 77-40 - 14 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 2-4 50.0 6
Jan 8 at Mitchell L, 71-53 - 16 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
Jan 10 Newbury College W, 69-62 - 7 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Jan 12 at Dean College L, 75-63 - 8 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 3
Jan 15 New England Col. L, 66-56 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Southern Vermont W, 56-46 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Bay Path W, 80-33 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Lesley W, 62-47 - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Eastern Nazarene L, 56-53 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Becker L, 65-52 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54 - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45 - 9 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47 - 6 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 2-2 100.0 4
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49 - 16 2-8 25.0 0-0 - 1-2 50.0 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 10 Wentworth W, 70-53 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 14 Rhode Island College L, 58-44 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Nov 18 Maine-Presque Isle W, 76-56 - 9 1 1 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 20 Bay Path W, 79-24 - 15 3 3 6 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 27 at Fitchburg State L, 87-62 - 15 2 1 3 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 29 at Lasell L, 77-71 - 15 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 0 1 4 -
Dec 1 Becker L, 48-45 - 4 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 4 at Eastern Nazarene L, 76-58 1 22 2 1 3 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Dec 8 at St. Joseph (Conn.) W, 67-54 1 9 2 0 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 2 Mount Holyoke W, 62-40 - 8 0 2 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 5 at Lesley W, 77-40 - 14 4 5 9 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 8 at Mitchell L, 71-53 - 16 0 4 4 0 2 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 10 Newbury College W, 69-62 - 7 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Jan 12 at Dean College L, 75-63 - 8 1 1 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 1 -
Jan 15 New England Col. L, 66-56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 17 at Southern Vermont W, 56-46 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 at Bay Path W, 80-33 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Lesley W, 62-47 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 29 Eastern Nazarene L, 56-53 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 at Becker L, 65-52 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 5 Mitchell L, 74-65 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 7 at Newbury College L, 79-60 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Dean College W, 60-54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at New England Col. L, 78-45 - 9 0 2 2 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Feb 16 Southern Vermont W, 66-47 - 6 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Feb 19 at Mitchell L, 66-49 - 16 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 3 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 21 1 14.4 0.9-3.1 29.2 0.0-0.0 0.0 0.7-1.0 70.0 2.5
2017-18 26 14 20.5 2.6-6.0 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-2.0 58.5 6.3
2018-19 17 2 10.4 1.2-3.8 32.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-1.9 62.5 3.6
Total 64 17 15.8 1.7-4.5 37.5 0.0-0.0 0.0 1.0-1.6 61.9 4.4
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 21 1 303 19-65 29.2 0-1 0.0 14-20 70.0 52
2017-18 26 14 533 67-156 42.9 0-0 - 31-53 58.5 165
2018-19 17 2 176 21-64 32.8 0-0 - 20-32 62.5 62
Total 64 17 1012 107-285 37.5 0-1 0.0 65-105 61.9 279
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 21 1 14.4 2.5-8.6 29.2 0.0-0.1 0.0 1.8-2.6 70.0 6.9
2017-18 26 14 20.5 5.0-11.7 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 2.3-4.0 58.5 12.4
2018-19 17 2 10.4 4.8-14.5 32.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.5-7.3 62.5 14.1
Total 64 17 15.8 4.2-11.3 37.5 0.0-0.0 0.0 2.6-4.2 61.9 11.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 21 1 14.4 1.1 2.9 4.0 1.1 0.0 0.2 1.5 0.2 0.2 0.1
2017-18 26 14 20.5 1.6 3.0 4.6 2.3 0.1 0.2 1.5 0.1 0.5 0.2
2018-19 17 2 10.4 1.2 1.6 2.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.1
Total 64 17 15.8 1.3 2.6 3.9 1.6 0.0 0.2 1.3 0.1 0.3 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 21 1 303 23 60 83 24 0 5 31 0.2 5 3
2017-18 26 14 533 41 79 120 61 2 5 40 0.1 12 6
2018-19 17 2 176 20 28 48 20 0 0 15 0.0 3 1
Total 64 17 1012 84 167 251 105 2 10 86 0.1 20 10
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 21 1 14.4 3.0 7.9 11.0 3.2 0.0 0.7 4.1 0.2 0.7 0.4
2017-18 26 14 20.5 3.1 5.9 9.0 4.6 0.2 0.4 3.0 0.1 0.9 0.5
2018-19 17 2 10.4 4.5 6.4 10.9 4.5 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0 0.7 0.2
Total 64 17 15.8 3.3 6.6 9.9 4.2 0.1 0.4 3.4 0.1 0.8 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 17 2 10.4 1.2-3.8 32.8 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-1.9 62.5 3.6
Conference 9 1 11.2 1.3-3.8 35.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.3-2.1 63.2 4.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 - 6.5 1.1-2.6 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.2 60.0 3.0
Away 9 2 13.8 1.3-4.8 27.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-2.4 63.6 4.2
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 8 1 8.6 1.4-3.8 36.7 0.0-0.0 - 1.2-2.0 62.5 4.0
Losses 9 1 11.9 1.1-3.8 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-1.8 62.5 3.3
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November 6 - 9.5 1.5-4.5 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.2 71.4 3.8
December 3 2 11.7 0.3-1.7 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.7-2.7 62.5 2.3
January 5 - 10.6 1.4-4.0 35.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.4-2.6 53.8 4.2
February 3 - 10.3 1.3-4.0 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-1.3 75.0 3.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 17 2 176 21-64 32.8 0-0 - 20-32 62.5 62
Conference 9 1 101 12-34 35.3 0-0 - 12-19 63.2 36
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 8 - 52 9-21 42.9 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 24
Away 9 2 124 12-43 27.9 0-0 - 14-22 63.6 38
Neutral - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Wins 8 1 69 11-30 36.7 0-0 - 10-16 62.5 32
Losses 9 1 107 10-34 29.4 0-0 - 10-16 62.5 30
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November 6 - 57 9-27 33.3 0-0 - 5-7 71.4 23
December 3 2 35 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 5-8 62.5 7
January 5 - 53 7-20 35.0 0-0 - 7-13 53.8 21
February 3 - 31 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 17 2 10.4 4.8-14.5 32.8 0.0-0.0 - 4.5-7.3 62.5 14.1
Conference 9 1 11.2 4.8-13.5 35.3 0.0-0.0 - 4.8-7.5 63.2 14.3
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 8 - 6.5 6.9-16.2 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 4.6-7.7 60.0 18.5
Away 9 2 13.8 3.9-13.9 27.9 0.0-0.0 - 4.5-7.1 63.6 12.3
Neutral - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Wins 8 1 8.6 6.4-17.4 36.7 0.0-0.0 - 5.8-9.3 62.5 18.6
Losses 9 1 11.9 3.7-12.7 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.7-6.0 62.5 11.2
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November 6 - 9.5 6.3-18.9 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.5-4.9 71.4 16.1
December 3 2 11.7 1.1-5.7 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.7-9.1 62.5 8.0
January 5 - 10.6 5.3-15.1 35.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.3-9.8 53.8 15.8
February 3 - 10.3 5.2-15.5 33.3 0.0-0.0 - 3.9-5.2 75.0 14.2
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 17 2 10.4 1.2 1.6 2.8 1.2 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.2 0.1
Conference 9 1 11.2 1.3 2.4 3.8 0.8 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 - 6.5 0.8 1.5 2.3 0.5 - 0.0 0.6 0.0 0.1 0.0
Away 9 2 13.8 1.6 1.8 3.3 1.8 0.0 0.0 1.1 0.0 0.2 0.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 1 8.6 1.4 1.9 3.3 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.3 0.0
Losses 9 1 11.9 1.0 1.4 2.4 1.4 - 0.0 0.9 0.0 0.1 0.1
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November 6 - 9.5 1.3 0.8 2.2 1.3 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.2
December 3 2 11.7 1.7 1.0 2.7 1.7 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.7 0.0
January 5 - 10.6 1.0 2.8 3.8 0.8 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.2 0.0
February 3 - 10.3 0.7 2.0 2.7 1.0 - 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 17 2 176 20 28 48 20 0 0 15 0.0 3 1
Conference 9 1 101 12 22 34 7 - 0 9 0.0 2 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 - 52 6 12 18 4 - 0 5 0.0 1 0
Away 9 2 124 14 16 30 16 0 0 10 0.0 2 1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 1 69 11 15 26 7 0 0 7 0.0 2 0
Losses 9 1 107 9 13 22 13 - 0 8 0.0 1 1
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November 6 - 57 8 5 13 8 - 0 6 0.0 0 1
December 3 2 35 5 3 8 5 0 0 3 0.0 2 0
January 5 - 53 5 14 19 4 - 0 5 0.0 1 0
February 3 - 31 2 6 8 3 - 0 1 0.0 0 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 17 2 10.4 4.5 6.4 10.9 4.5 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0 0.7 0.2
Conference 9 1 11.2 4.8 8.7 13.5 2.8 0.0 0.0 3.6 0.0 0.8 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 - 6.5 4.6 9.2 13.8 3.1 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0 0.8 0.0
Away 9 2 13.8 4.5 5.2 9.7 5.2 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.0 0.6 0.3
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 8 1 8.6 6.4 8.7 15.1 4.1 0.0 0.0 4.1 0.0 1.2 0.0
Losses 9 1 11.9 3.4 4.9 8.2 4.9 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.4 0.4
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November 6 - 9.5 5.6 3.5 9.1 5.6 0.0 0.0 4.2 0.0 0.0 0.7
December 3 2 11.7 5.7 3.4 9.1 5.7 0.0 0.0 3.4 0.0 2.3 0.0
January 5 - 10.6 3.8 10.6 14.3 3.0 0.0 0.0 3.8 0.0 0.8 0.0
February 3 - 10.3 2.6 7.7 10.3 3.9 0.0 0.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0