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14 Kendall Speno
Kendall  Speno

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Summit, N.J.

High School:
Summit

Height:
5-2

Position:
Defense

AT VIRGINIA

2014
• Appeared in four games
• Picked up a ground ball against Richmond (Feb. 18)
• Caused a turnover against American (April 1)

2013
• Appeared in two games
• Won a draw control at American

HIGH SCHOOL
• Played field hockey and lacrosse at Summit High School
• Sustained a season-ending hip injury in 2012 but still finished HS career with 40 goals, 29 assists, and 201 ground balls
• 2011 first team All-County, second team All-Conference, and an Academic All-American
• ESPN Rise ranked No. 5 defender in the nation
• Also listed as a "Player to Watch" in the East Region by ESPN Rise
• Had 114 ground balls in 2011, a school record and the second-most in the state of New Jersey that year
• Freshman team MVP in field hockey


PERSONAL
• Full name is Kendall Gail Speno
• Daughter of Krista and Frank Speno
• Her father, Frank, played football at Colgate University while her mother, Krista, played tennis at Skidmore College
• Has two older sisters, Cassie and Darby
• Sister, Cassie, played lacrosse for four seasons at Penn State (2008-2012)
• Spends summer sailing in Mantoloking, New Jersey
• Earned Cum Laude distinction in 2010 and 2011 at SHS as well as being a member of the National Honor Society

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