Kimberly Graziano 4
Kimberly  Graziano


Ann Arbor, Mich.

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Career Stats


At Michigan
• Graduated from the School of Kinesiology with a degree in movement science in April, 2017
• Finished her career with 94 games played, 28 goals, 21 assists, 49 points and 21 steals.
• Member of two CWPA Championship teams and two NCAA appearances

Senior (2017)
• Big field block in the CWPA Championship game against Princeton, one goal against Harvard in the semifinals and one goal, one assist and a career-high four steals in the quarterfinals against Saint Francis
• Celebrated Senior Day with an 11-6 win over No. 15 Indiana
• Posted seven goals and four assists during conference play
• Career-high four goals to go with one assist and two steals vs. George Washington
• Two goals and one assist in a victory over Saint Francis (Pa.)
• Helped the team to a 4-0 record at the LMU Invite, recording an assist against Whittier
• Played in three games with one goal and one assist at the UCSB Winter Invite
• Tallied one goal, one assist and one steal in a home win over Santa Clara
• Recorded an assist against No. 9 UCSB at the Barbara Kalbus Invitational

Junior (2016)
• Big Ten All-Academic team
• U-M Athletic Academic Achievement
• Played in 30 games with six goals and five assists
• Saw time in the NCAA quarterfinal win over No. 6 Arizona State
• Scored two goals against No. 24 Marist
• One goal and one assist in both games against George Washington
• Put one goal on the board in a win over No. 11 UCSB
• Dished out two assists in a win over Brown
• Appeared in all four games at the UCI Invitational, helping Michigan knock off No. 3 Cal and place fifth overall
• Scored one goal in a 15-8 win over No. 21 Long Beach State
• Had one assist in a win over George Washington during the CWPA Tournament

Sophomore (2015)
• Appeared in 12 games
• Recorded four goals and four steals
• Scored goals in back-to-back games vs. Mercyhurst and Gannon (April 18)
• Scored a goal vs. #5 UC Irvine (March 7)
• Posted a goal and a drawn kickout vs. #18 UC San Diego (Feb. 22)

Freshman (2014)
• Appeared in 22 games
• Recorded 7 goals, 6 assists and 4 steals
• Posted a hat trick vs. Notre Dame College (March 15)
• Scored first collegiate goal and an assist vs. Gannon (March 15)
• Posted first collegiate assist at #15 Indiana (Feb. 22)
• Tallied a career-best two steals vs. #13 UC San Diego (Feb. 15)
• Made collegiate debut vs. Iona (Jan. 18)

• High School: Skyline High School (2013)
• NISCA All-American Fifth Team (2011) and honorable mention (2012, '13)
• Three-time all-state first team (2011, '12, '13)
• Three-time All-East Region first team (2011, '12, '13)
• Three-time all-state tournament first team selection (2011, '12, '13)

Club/Junior Team
• Member of Wolverine Water Polo Club (2007-12) and San Diego Shores (2013)
• Participated in the Midwest Zone ODP program (2009-10)

• Full name is Kimberly Ann Graziano
• Birthday: April 3, 1995