20 Aiyana Ward
20 Aiyana Ward
Height: 5-10
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Waterbury
High School: Holy Cross '18
Position: Forward
gp 14
pts/g 1.7
fg % 37.5
3pt % -
ft % 60.0
reb/g 1.1
a/g 0.2

Coach Bierly: “Aiyana is a very talented freshman post player. She is very physically strong and determined, and will provide depth to our inside game.”

High School: missed sophomore basketball season due to surgery … four-year member of swimming, lacrosse, and basketball teams … four-year starter in swimming and lacrosse and a three-year starter in basketball … in basketball, conference champions sophomore year and made it to the state finals senior year … was an MVP and received all-conference in basketball and lacrosse, received all-state award, Shortell award, Genua award, and all-state academic awards in basketball … holds two state records in swimming … junior and senior year captain of lacrosse team and a senior year captain in basketball and swimming

PERSONAL: born Aiyana C. Ward January 17, 2000 … Parents: Dany and Derek … Siblings: Derek, Alessandro … Major: Biology … Career Plans: Pediatrician … Residence: Waterbury

AIYANA... REVEALED

If you did not have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time? Watch Hulu

What job would you be terrible at? Therapist

What song have you completely memorized? Make You feel My Love- Adele

What could you give a 30 minute presentation on with absolutely no preparation? Glee

What would you rate a 10/10? My singing 

What fad or trend do you hope comes back? Overalls

What is one thing do you really want but cannot afford? A Tesla

What question would you most like to know the answer to? What is the meaning of life?

What dumb accomplishment are you most proud of? Learning how to make string bracelets from my camp kids

What stereotype do you completely live up to? People with big hands and feet are good athletes

What is one of your favorite smells? Fresh strawberries

What is something your friends would consider “so you”? Singing every part to a song

What gets you fired up? Big games

What irrational fear do you have? Being scared of ghosts

What was the most memorable gift you received? A vacation on a cruise with my friends and family

What stat for your life would you most like to see?: How many times I’ve laughed

Which one of your scars has the best story behind it? The scar on the back of my arm

What is the worst and best thing about getting older? Making your own choices

What childish thing do you still enjoy? Cuddling with my mom

What is your spirit animal? A lion

What is your pet peeve? Loud chewing

Recent Games
Dec 29 at Salem St. W, 77-53
Dec 30 vs. Endicott L, 54-51
Jan 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-65
Jan 8 Castleton L, 59-48
Jan 10 Southern Me. L, 64-56
Jan 12 Keene St. W, 60-44
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 14 7
Games started - -
Minutes 100 49
Minutes per game 7.1 7.0
FG 9-24 5-17
FG Pct 37.5 29.4
3PT 0-0 0-0
3PT Pct - -
FT 6-10 4-7
FT Pct 60.0 57.1
Off rebounds 6 5
Def rebounds 9 7
Total rebounds 15 12
Rebounds per game 1.1 1.7
Personal fouls 16 6
Disqualifications 1 -
Assists 3 2
Turnovers 11 4
Assist to turnover ratio 0.3 0.5
Steals 3 2
Blocks 0 0
Points 24 14
Points per game 1.7 2.0
Points per 40 min 9.6 11.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams W, 58-45 - 12 2-2 100.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 6
Nov 17 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 68-48 - 8 1-2 50.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Nov 20 at Amherst W, 70-67 - 9 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 25 Williams L, 74-59 - 3 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Nov 28 at Rhode Island Col. W, 60-52 - 13 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 0-2 0.0 0
Dec 1 Mass.-Boston W, 75-70 - 9 4-5 80.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 8
Dec 5 at Western Conn. St. W, 99-70 - 6 0-3 0.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 1
Dec 8 at Plymouth St. W, 69-57 - 5 1-4 25.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 29 at Salem St. W, 77-53 - 12 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 2
Dec 30 vs. Endicott L, 54-51 - 3 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-65 - 4 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 8 Castleton L, 59-48 - 3 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 10 Southern Me. L, 64-56 - 8 0-0 - 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
Jan 12 Keene St. W, 60-44 - 5 0-1 0.0 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
Jan 16 at Mass.-Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 Rhode Island Col.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Connecticut Col.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Western New Eng.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Plymouth St.   - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Mass.-Boston   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Mass.-Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Southern Me.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Western Conn. St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Castleton   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Keene St.   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at TBA   - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 16 vs. Roger Williams W, 58-45 - 12 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 2 -
Nov 17 at Trinity (Conn.) L, 68-48 - 8 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5 1
Nov 20 at Amherst W, 70-67 - 9 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 1 -
Nov 25 Williams L, 74-59 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Nov 28 at Rhode Island Col. W, 60-52 - 13 2 0 2 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Dec 1 Mass.-Boston W, 75-70 - 9 0 1 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 0 -
Dec 5 at Western Conn. St. W, 99-70 - 6 2 1 3 2 1 2.0 0 0 1 -
Dec 8 at Plymouth St. W, 69-57 - 5 0 1 1 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 29 at Salem St. W, 77-53 - 12 1 1 2 1 0 - 0 0 0 -
Dec 30 vs. Endicott L, 54-51 - 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 0 -
Jan 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-65 - 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1 -
Jan 8 Castleton L, 59-48 - 3 1 2 3 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 10 Southern Me. L, 64-56 - 8 0 2 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 3 -
Jan 12 Keene St. W, 60-44 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 -
Jan 16 at Mass.-Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 19 Rhode Island Col.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 22 Connecticut Col.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 24 at Western New Eng.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 26 Plymouth St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 30 at Mass.-Boston   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 2 Mass.-Dartmouth   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Southern Me.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 9 Western Conn. St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Castleton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 16 at Keene St.   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 19 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 22 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Feb 23 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2018-19 14 - 7.1 0.6-1.7 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 60.0 1.7
Total 14 - 7.1 0.6-1.7 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 60.0 1.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2018-19 14 - 100 9-24 37.5 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 24
Total 14 - 100 9-24 37.5 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 24
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2018-19 14 - 7.1 3.6-9.6 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.0 60.0 9.6
Total 14 - 7.1 3.6-9.6 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.0 60.0 9.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2018-19 14 - 7.1 0.4 0.6 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.0
Total 14 - 7.1 0.4 0.6 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2018-19 14 - 100 6 9 15 16 1 3 11 0.3 3 0
Total 14 - 100 6 9 15 16 1 3 11 0.3 3 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2018-19 14 - 7.1 2.4 3.6 6.0 6.4 0.4 1.2 4.4 0.3 1.2 0.0
Total 14 - 7.1 2.4 3.6 6.0 6.4 0.4 1.2 4.4 0.3 1.2 0.0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 14 - 7.1 0.6-1.7 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-0.7 60.0 1.7
Conference 7 - 7.0 0.7-2.4 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-1.0 57.1 2.0
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 - 5.3 0.7-1.2 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.5-0.7 75.0 1.8
Away 6 - 8.8 0.5-2.2 23.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.5 33.3 1.2
Neutral 2 - 7.5 1.0-2.0 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.0-1.5 66.7 3.0
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Wins 9 - 8.3 0.9-2.1 42.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.3-0.7 50.0 2.1
Losses 5 - 5.0 0.2-1.0 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.6-0.8 75.0 1.0
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November 5 - 9.0 0.6-1.4 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 0.4-1.0 40.0 1.6
December 5 - 7.0 1.2-3.0 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.2-0.2 100.0 2.6
January 4 - 5.0 0.0-0.5 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-1.0 75.0 0.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 14 - 100 9-24 37.5 0-0 - 6-10 60.0 24
Conference 7 - 49 5-17 29.4 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 14
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 6 - 32 4-7 57.1 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 11
Away 6 - 53 3-13 23.1 0-0 - 1-3 33.3 7
Neutral 2 - 15 2-4 50.0 0-0 - 2-3 66.7 6
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Wins 9 - 75 8-19 42.1 0-0 - 3-6 50.0 19
Losses 5 - 25 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 5
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November 5 - 45 3-7 42.9 0-0 - 2-5 40.0 8
December 5 - 35 6-15 40.0 0-0 - 1-1 100.0 13
January 4 - 20 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 3-4 75.0 3
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 14 - 7.1 3.6-9.6 37.5 0.0-0.0 - 2.4-4.0 60.0 9.6
Conference 7 - 7.0 4.1-13.9 29.4 0.0-0.0 - 3.3-5.7 57.1 11.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 6 - 5.3 5.0-8.8 57.1 0.0-0.0 - 3.8-5.0 75.0 13.8
Away 6 - 8.8 2.3-9.8 23.1 0.0-0.0 - 0.8-2.3 33.3 5.3
Neutral 2 - 7.5 5.3-10.7 50.0 0.0-0.0 - 5.3-8.0 66.7 16.0
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Wins 9 - 8.3 4.3-10.1 42.1 0.0-0.0 - 1.6-3.2 50.0 10.1
Losses 5 - 5.0 1.6-8.0 20.0 0.0-0.0 - 4.8-6.4 75.0 8.0
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November 5 - 9.0 2.7-6.2 42.9 0.0-0.0 - 1.8-4.4 40.0 7.1
December 5 - 7.0 6.9-17.1 40.0 0.0-0.0 - 1.1-1.1 100.0 14.9
January 4 - 5.0 0.0-4.0 0.0 0.0-0.0 - 6.0-8.0 75.0 6.0
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 14 - 7.1 0.4 0.6 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.2 0.8 0.3 0.2 0.0
Conference 7 - 7.0 0.7 1.0 1.7 0.9 - 0.3 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 5.3 0.2 0.8 1.0 1.0 - 0.0 0.7 0.0 0.5 0.0
Away 6 - 8.8 0.8 0.5 1.3 1.3 0.2 0.5 0.8 0.6 0.0 0.0
Neutral 2 - 7.5 0.0 0.5 0.5 1.0 - 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 9 - 8.3 0.6 0.6 1.1 0.7 - 0.3 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.0
Losses 5 - 5.0 0.2 0.8 1.0 2.0 0.2 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.2 0.0
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November 5 - 9.0 0.4 0.2 0.6 2.0 0.2 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
December 5 - 7.0 0.6 0.8 1.4 0.2 - 0.6 0.6 1.0 0.2 0.0
January 4 - 5.0 0.3 1.0 1.3 1.3 - 0.0 0.8 0.0 0.5 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 14 - 100 6 9 15 16 1 3 11 0.3 3 0
Conference 7 - 49 5 7 12 6 - 2 4 0.5 2 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 32 1 5 6 6 - 0 4 0.0 3 0
Away 6 - 53 5 3 8 8 1 3 5 0.6 0 0
Neutral 2 - 15 0 1 1 2 - 0 2 0.0 0 0
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Wins 9 - 75 5 5 10 6 - 3 7 0.4 2 0
Losses 5 - 25 1 4 5 10 1 0 4 0.0 1 0
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November 5 - 45 2 1 3 10 1 0 5 0.0 0 0
December 5 - 35 3 4 7 1 - 3 3 1.0 1 0
January 4 - 20 1 4 5 5 - 0 3 0.0 2 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 14 - 7.1 2.4 3.6 6.0 6.4 0.4 1.2 4.4 0.3 1.2 0.0
Conference 7 - 7.0 4.1 5.7 9.8 4.9 0.0 1.6 3.3 0.5 1.6 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 6 - 5.3 1.3 6.3 7.5 7.5 0.0 0.0 5.0 0.0 3.8 0.0
Away 6 - 8.8 3.8 2.3 6.0 6.0 0.8 2.3 3.8 0.6 0.0 0.0
Neutral 2 - 7.5 0.0 2.7 2.7 5.3 0.0 0.0 5.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
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Wins 9 - 8.3 2.7 2.7 5.3 3.2 0.0 1.6 3.7 0.4 1.1 0.0
Losses 5 - 5.0 1.6 6.4 8.0 16.0 1.6 0.0 6.4 0.0 1.6 0.0
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November 5 - 9.0 1.8 0.9 2.7 8.9 0.9 0.0 4.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
December 5 - 7.0 3.4 4.6 8.0 1.1 0.0 3.4 3.4 1.0 1.1 0.0
January 4 - 5.0 2.0 8.0 10.0 10.0 0.0 0.0 6.0 0.0 4.0 0.0