BLACKSBURG – Virginia Tech midfielder Kayla Frank caught up with this system’s sports activities info director Carter W. Brown to debate the 2020 season, her midfield partnership with Emma Crooks and Paige Petty and settling into life away from residence.
Frank and Brown lined numerous matters:
- Committing to Virginia Tech
- Way of life adjustments between highschool and faculty
- Being part of probably the most dynamic midfield trio within the nation
- Discovering success early and sustaining it
- Having a ‘canine mentality’
- Setting a faculty report
Frank was the nation’s highest scoring rookie in 2020 scoring 45 factors on the season. She did so with 23 targets and 22 assists. Frank scored eight factors in her Virginia Tech debut towards Davidson and would tally hat methods in 5 of the 10 contests this season. She made historical past on February 19 when she dished out eight assists in a sport vs. Radford, setting a brand new program report. Frank notched back-to-back sport winners throughout the Hokies’ highway journey to Cincinnati and Louisville. Her 45 factors rank her sixth in D1 for the 2020 season.
She additionally tallied 15 floor balls, 10 brought about turnovers and 14 draw controls. Tech’s midfield trio of Frank, Crooks and Petty have been the one three teammates within the nation to attain 23 or extra targets in 2020.
Frank additionally earned the next accolades:
2020 Inside Lacrosse All-American Honorable Point out
2020 Inside Lacrosse Ladies All-Rookie Group
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