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11 Lucy Hyams
Lucy  Hyams


Whitstable, England

High School:
Kent College




Hyams' Overtime Goal Leads UVA to a 1-0 Win Over Syracuse

Senior midfielder scored 4:30 into overtime to break the scoreless deadlock


Virginia Tops Boston College in Overtime

Lucy Hyams scored the game-winner 1:24 into the overtime period


Hyams, Vittese Named First Team All-Americans

Cavalier midfielders earn top honors from the National Field Hockey Coaches Association


Virginia Advances to NCAA Second Round with Overtime Goal Against Delaware

Lucy Hyams and Riley Tata teamed up for a breakaway game winner 8:13 into overtime


Hyams, Vittese Earn All-ACC Honors

Virginia midfielders both named to the first team


Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)

Field Hockey vs. Miami (by Matt Riley)


Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)

Field Hockey vs. North Carolina (by Jim Daves)

Hyams 2014 Web Feature

At Virginia

• Moved into the program's top-10 for career assists, currently tied for ninth with 33
• Started every game this season
• Had two game-winning overtime goals, both coming against top-10 opponents, leading UVA to a 2-1 win at No. 9 Boston College (9/23) and a 1-0 victory over No. 2 Syracuse (10/15)
• Second on the team in points, with 21 on seven goals and seven assists
• Scored two goals in the 4-2 win over Wake Forest (9/30)
• Co-Captain

• 2015 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I First Team All-American
• 2015 All-ACC First Team
• 2015 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-South Region First Team
• UVA Athletics Distinguished Student Athlete Award, presented to a rising fourth-year who has distinguished his or herself during their career at Virginia
• VaSID First-Team All-State
• Co-captain with Rebecca Holden
• Contributed five points with two goals and an assist in the win at Liberty
• Was named the ACC Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 22) after having a hand in three of Virginia's four goals in the win over Duke
• Leads the team in assists (10), including setting up the game-winning overtime goal in the NCAA first-round game against Delaware
• Ranked second in the ACC in assists per game (0.50) and led the conference in shots per game (4.55)
• Ranked ninth in points per game (1.50)
• Scored 10 goals, finishing with 30 points


• 2014 Longstreth/NFHCA Division I All-South Region Second Team
• 15 games with 13 starts
• Ninth in the ACC averaging 0.60 goals per game
• Ninth in the ACC with 1.53 points per game
• Started the season scoring two goals in the opener at William & Mary (Aug. 29), also adding an assist for five points
• Scored a goal and had an assist against Syracuse (Sept. 26), Vermont (Sept. 28) and Liberty (Oct. 17)
• Took a season-high eight shots against Rutgers (Sept. 14)

• ACC Freshman of the Year, the fourth UVA player to earn the honor
• All-ACC Second Team
• Longstreth/NFHCA All-South Region Second Team
• VaSID State Rookie of the Year
• VaSID All-State First Team
• Played in all 19 regular-season games with 18 starts
• Is ranked in the top-10 in the ACC in assists and assists per game
• Was the only freshman to rank in the top-10 in the conference in assists and assists per game
• Finished the regular season tied for second on the team with 20 points (five goals, 10 assists)
• Logged her first career assist in her second game (Sept. 1 against No. 6 Penn State)
• Scored her first collegiate goal against Richmond (Sept. 11), the first of three-straight games in which she scored a goal
• Registered the game-winning goal at No. 15 Wake Forest

High School
• Played for the Hockey England U16 team (2008-10), U18 (2010-12) and the U21 squad (2012-13)
• Played with the Great Britain U-21 training squad in December 2012
• Earned a spot on the final U21 roster, competing at the 2013 Junior World Cup in Germany July 27-Aug. 4
• Won a bronze medal at the 2011 European Championship in Holland with the Hockey England U18 team
• Played with the Great Britain U-21 training squad in December 2012
• Awarded the Junior Hockey Player of the Year
• Also played tennis at Kent College and netball at Q.E. Grammar

• Daughter of Mark and Catherine Hyams
• Has two sisters, Hannah and Sarah
• Politics major

Hyams's Career Statistics



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