Meharg on Ziegler
"Kim is a vigorous competitor. As one of our three seniors, she sets a work standard that everyone aspires to match. She is so valuable to us in that way. She was limited because of back problems. Hopefully, she will be able to get back on the field to use her experience."
As a redshirt sophomore in 2006
Scored the game-winning and only goal in the 1-0 win over No. 4 Old Dominion in College Park, scoring with just over eight minutes remaining in the game (Sept. 4) ... knocked in the team's final goal in the season opener vs. Pacific (Aug. 26) ... also capped the team's scoring vs. James Madison (Sept. 17) and at Princeton (Oct. 10) ... dished only assist of the season against Appalachian State (Oct. 27) ... scored a career-high five goals on the season... also made a career-best 10 starts, while playing in 24 games ... named to the Academic All-ACC team and the NFHCA's National Academic Squad.
As a redshirt freshman in 2005
Made her first-career start in the season opener at Northwestern (Aug. 27) after redshirting her freshman campaign ... played in 16 games overall, including against ranked opponents Michigan (Sept. 2), Wake Forest (Sept. 24), Duke (Oct. 8) and both regular-season meetings against Old Dominion ... attempted her first-career shot against the Wolverines ... dished out her first-career assist against Rutgers (Oct. 2) and scored her first-career goal against Delaware (Oct. 16).
As freshman in 2004
A redshirt season ... named to ACC Honor Roll.
A three-time first team all-conference and three-time All-Metro selection in field hockey at Fallston High ... twice named to the all-state squad, helping the Cougars to the state crown as a sophomore and the state finals as a junior ... started every game since her sophomore year, scoring 27 goals and 16 assists over her final three seasons ... also a standout softball player, garnering first team all-league accolades while helping the team reach the state semifinal three times, winning the state title as a senior.
An engineering major with an emphasis in bio resource engineering ... only daughter of Terry and Richard Ziegler ... has an older brother, Jeremy, who played baseball at Villa Julie College ... Kimberly Ziegler was born in Baltimore, Md.
ZIEGLER'S CAREER STATISTICS
ZIEGLER'S SINGLE-GAME HIGHS
Goals: 1, six times (last at Princeton, Oct. 10, 2006)
Assists: 1, twice (last vs. Appalachian State, Oct. 27, 2006)
Points: 2, six times (last at Princeton, Oct. 10, 2006)