31 - Candice Kaplan
Candice Kaplan
Height: 5-8
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Arlington, Va.
High School: Thomas Jefferson HS for Sci. and Tech.
Position: GK
Major: Aeronautics and Astronautics

2014: Played in and started 17 games...11-6 record...941:49 minutes...105 saves...12.17 goals against average...17 groundballs...ranked second in the NEWMAC in wins and fourth in minutes...amassed 11 saves versus Smith (4/5)...turned away nine shots at Keene State (4/3)...collected eight saves against Babson (3/22), Mount Holyoke (4/19), and Wheaton in the NEWMAC Tournament semifinals (4/19)...recorded three groundballs versus Roger Williams (3/8).

2013: Played in eight games, started seven...2-5 record...344:37 minutes...35 saves...13.58 goals against average...collected 11 saves at Colorado College (3/26)...turned away six shots against Wheaton (3/23).

2012: Played in four games...closed out games against Bridgewater State (3/15) and Framingham State (3/20) in net...was also a field player against Wellesley (4/10) and Springfield (4/14).

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in aeronautics and astronautics with a minor in music and a concentration in space engineering...participated in the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Student Engineer Program where she conducted research in its Space Engineering Lab and Space Systems Tactical Division Lab...U.S. Naval Research Lab SEAP Excellent Intern Project Award...Scholarships for Military Children...Naval Research Laboratory Scholarship...MENSA Scholarship...FPOP Discover Ocean Engineering mentor...Sigma Kappa...Concert Choir...Pathways Leader...Orchestra.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology...earned varsity letters for lacrosse, soccer, indoor and outdoor track and field, and volleyball...was the captain of the indoor and outdoor track and field teams...National AP Scholar...National Honor Society...Virginia Academic Athlete...selected as a participant in the Science and Engineer Apprentice Program.