Kirah Miles
Kirah Miles

Player Profile

Villanova, Pa.

High School:
The Agnes Irwin School



2005 (Senior): Underrated keeper ... manages and organizes the defense ... excellent at stopping free-position shots ... nine saves in Senior Day victory over Loyola (5/7), including a point-blank save in the first half ... ten saves and held Syracuse (4/24) to just four goals ... helped limit the Orange to just 1-of-8 from the 8-meter arc ... ten saves to help limit UNC (4/16) to just seven goals in the Terps' victory ... registered nine saves in the win over Johns Hopkins (4/9) ... made six saves against Georgetown (4/6), including several from close range in the first half to protect Maryland's early lead ... excellent in the cage against Ohio State (3/27), making 15 saves ... also forced a turnover and scooped three ground balls ... stopped 12 shots against Dartmouth (3/19), including six on free-position shots ... helped keep George Mason (3/16) to just two goals over the game's final 42 minutes to help secure the Maryland victory in overtime ... kept Denver (3/14) scoreless making four saves in 41 minutes of work ... made 11 saves against Virginia (3/8) ... stopped 14 shots against Richmond (3/3).

2004 (Junior): Quick, tough goalie ... good all-around athlete ... solid in net during her first season as a starter ... allowed just over eight goals a game ... stopped 168 shots ... All-ACC Tournament Team ... made 14 saves in NCAA Quarterfinals against Georgetown (5/16) ... was the difference in win over Loyola (5/1) making 14 saves ... matched her career high with 17 saves against UVa at ACC Tournament (4/23) ... stopped 10 shots and had five ground balls in win over Johns Hopkins (4/10) ... made 13 saves in win over No. 2 Georgetown (4/7) ... limited the Hoyas to 4-10 on free-position shots ... allowed just one goal in 30 minutes of work against Denver (4/2) ... surrendered just three goals in 59 minutes of work against Ohio State (3/28) ... made 13 saves against Dartmouth (3/23) to preserve an 11-8 win ... faced 29 shots in that game ... stopped 10 shots in 58 minutes in win over Brown (3/12) ... held Quinnipiac (3/11) scoreless in 35 minutes of work ... coralled three ground balls in that game ... career-high 17 saves in loss to Virginia (3/9) ... scooped game-best six ground balls ... made 12 saves against nine goals in loss at Duke (2/29) ... also caused one turnover ... stopped five shots and caused one turnover in first collegiate start against Richmond (2/21).

2003 (Sophomore): Saw action in eight games for the Terrapins ... made nine saves against seven goals allowed ... stopped 44 percent of shots ... worked 103 minutes ... stopped five shots in 55 minutes of action in win over William & Mary (4/8) ... made two saves against Johns Hopkins (4/12) and Virginia Tech (4/26).

2002 (Freshman): Saw action in four games ... made three saves while allowing seven goals in almost 27 minutes of work ... save percentage of .300 ... top outing was against William & Mary (4/10) when she made a pair of saves while allowing a pair of goals.

Prep: A three-year varsity starter at The Agnes Irwin School in Bryn Mawr, Pa. ... widely considered one of the top two goalies in the Philadelphia area ... a league all-star and PASLA selection ... an All-Main Line pick as a sophomore, junior and senior ... also lettered in soccer and volleyball and was captain for all three sports (including lacrosse) ... trained as a prep with both former All-American Linda Roth and former Terrapin All-American and current assistant Alex Kahoe, who also graduated from The Agnes Irwin School.

Personal: Kirah Miles was born in Germantown, Pa. ... is the daughter of Michael and Emma Jane Miles ... majoring in Spanish language and literature ... brother, Adrian, was a wrestler at Virginia ... other brother, Ira, played soccer and wrestled at Ithaca ... was involved in student government and was president of the psychology club in high school ... was also the head of her school's athletic association.

Career Statistics
Year	GP-GS	Svs.	GA	GAA	Sv.%
2002	4-0	3	7	15.73	.300
2003	8-0	9	7	4.05	.563
2004   20-20    168     150     8.01    .528
2005   19-19    159     161     9.07    .497
Totals 51-39    339     325     8.41    .511

Career Highs: Saves: 17, twice (most recently vs. Virginia 4/23/04)

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