SOC: Depth Helping NT Soccer Climb National Rankings, Take On Big 12
Riley in the C-USA Rankings C-USA: Tied for 5th in the league in shutouts (6), 8th in goals against average (1.1) and 10th in saves (60).
2013 First-Team Academic All-C-USA. Already ranks 7th in NT history with 13 career wins. 72 career saves rank 10th in NT history. Career save percentage of .783 is 7th in school history. C-USA Academic Medal winner, which is given to student-athletes with a 3.75 GPA or better. Shutout the East No. 2 seed Charlotte twice in 2013, including a double-overtime thriller in the C-USA Tourney. Owns 7 career shutouts, which are the 8th most by an NT player. Recorded her 5th career shutout against Louisiana Tech. Posted a shutout streak of 422:62 (9/1/13 - 9/22/13) - the 2nd longest in NT history. Earned C-USA Defensive Player of the Week honors on Sept. 9. Is expected to shoulder the bulk of the Mean Green goalkeeping duties after an injury to Jackie Kerestine. Started the season opener at Texas Southern and was credited with the win and one save.
2012 Saw 191 minutes of action in 6 games as NT's reserve goalkeeper. Allowed just 2 goals, and posted a 0.94 goals against average. Recorded 6 saves and a .750 save percentage. Helped NT rank 79th in the country with a .815 team save percentage. Key member of the defense that allowed just 0.92 goals per game, which ranked 63rd in the NCAA. Started her first career game in NT's 2-1 win over Florida Atlantic on Oct. 5.
High School Played club for Texas Spirit '94. Was coached by renowned SMU and North Texas Olympic Development Program goalkeeper coach Joe Waggoner. Maintained a 4.0 GPA at Allen High School.
Personal Born April 11, 1994. Daughter of Dean Riley, Tom Kienzlen, and Mary Kienzlen. Has two brothers, Ryan and Drew, and two sisters, Chelsea and Jessie.
Career Accolades: 2013 First-Team Academic All-C-USA C-USA Academic Medal C-USA Defensive Player of the Week (Sept. 9, 2013)