25 Ananda Kao
25 - Ananda Kao
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Phillips Academy
Position: M
Major: International Relations and Economics
Dream Job: Journalist
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Tufts Daily
Favorite Place on Campus: Metcalf
Favorite Professional Athlete: Tom Brady
Favorite Pregame Meal: Banana
Pregame Superstition: Folded down socks
Hobbies: Skiing, watching Netflix, hanging out with friends
gp 2
p 1
g 1
a 0

2019 (Freshman): Appeared in 15 games during her rookie campaign as the JUmbos finished the season with a program-record in wins with a 19-3 mark and competed in the NCAA "Final Four"...recorded a goal in the Jumbo win over Wellesley (3/9) which is her first collegiate point...collected two ground balls, three draw controls, and caused two turnovers.

Before Tufts: Was on the lacrosse and field hockey teams at Phillips Academy Andover...was a captain of the lacrosse team her senior year...won the Lux Trophy Award for lacrosse her senior year...was a three-year starter on the lacrosse team...selected to play for the New England Team at Brine NLC...was on the field hockey team that won the NEPSAC Class A Championship in 2016 and was runner-up in 2017...played four years on the Middlesex Bears club team...was the managing editor and sports editor of the Phillipian, the high school newspaper...graduated with honors. 

Personal: Daughter of Charissa Rigano and Alan Kao...has one sibling, Zeena (16). 

Recent Games
Feb 29 at Colby W, 19-5
Mar 4 MIT W, 19-9
Mar 7 at Amherst W, 9-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 2 1
Points 1 1
Goals 1 1
Assists 0 0
Shots 3 2
Shooting percentage 33.3 50.0
Shots on goal 2 2
Shots on goal percentage 66.7 100.0
Free position goals-shots 0-0 0-0
Ground balls 0 0
Draw controls 5 0
Turnovers 1 0
Caused turnovers 1 1
Fouls 0 0
Date Opponent Score g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Feb 29 at Colby W, 19-5 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 2 100.0
Mar 4 MIT W, 19-9 0 0 0 0-0 0 5 1 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Mar 7 at Amherst W, 9-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 14 at Gettysburg   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 19 at Endicott   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 21 Trinity (Conn.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 22 Plymouth St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 28 Middlebury   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Williams   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 4 at Connecticut Col.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 8 Bates   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Wesleyan (Conn.)   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 18 Hamilton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 19 Denison   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 22 at Bowdoin   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
2018-19 15 1 1 0 1 0-0 2 3 3 2 2 50.0 2 100.0
2019-20 2 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 5 1 1 3 33.3 2 66.7
Total 17 1 2 0 2 0-0 2 8 4 3 5 40.0 4 80.0
  gp gs g a pts fpg-fps gb dc to ct sh sh% sog sog%
Total 2 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 5 1 1 3 33.3 2 66.7
Conference 1 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 2 100.0
Exhibition - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Home 1 - 0 0 0 0-0 0 5 1 0 1 0.0 0 0.0
Away 1 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 2 100.0
Neutral - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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Wins 2 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 5 1 1 3 33.3 2 66.7
Losses - - - - 0 0-0 - - - - - - - -
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February 1 - 1 0 1 0-0 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 2 100.0
March 1 - 0 0 0 0-0 0 5 1 0 1 0.0 0 0.0