2012: Played 21 games, starting 19 in the NU midfield ... Named to 2012 Big Ten All-Tournament Team ... Career-high four goals on the year (third on the team) and one assist ... Key contributor in NU's second regular-season Big Ten title in as many years ... Scored game-winning header in OT against Kentucky, helping NU win its first game of the season 2-1 (8/31) ... Gamecock Classic All-Tournament Team ... Also scored goals in NU's wins vs. Drake (9/7) and Iona (9/14) ... Had a three-point game in NU's 2-0 shutout of Ohio State to open the 2012 Big Ten Tournament ... Tallied fourth goal of the season, the game-winner, and assisted on an insurance goal (11/7) ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2011: Appeared in 21 games with 20 starts ... Had three goals and a team-high six assists for a total of 12 points ... Helped Northwestern win its first Big Ten regular-season and tournament titles in school history ... Had 26 shots on the season, including a season-high three vs. Wisconsin (10/23) ... Scored the game-winner against Ohio State ... Had five points with three assists and a goal in a 6-0 win over Rockford College and both assists in a 2-0 win over Missouri State ... His three assists vs. Rockford College were the most assists in a single game by any Big Ten player during the 2011 season .... Logged 1,634 minutes on the season ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.
2010: Appeared in all 18 matches, including starting 10 ... Scored first collegiate goal in a 3-2 victory over DePaul (10/6) ... Also notched a goal in a 1-1 tie with Penn State (10/17) ... Third on the team with 14 shots on goal and fourth with 25 shots overall.
2009: Appeared in 19 matches, starting 14 ... First four collegiate shots were all on goal ... Recorded an assist on the team's lone goal in a 1-0 victory over Loyola Chicago ... Started the last 12 games of the season ... Named to Big Ten All-Freshman Team.
High School: Four-year letterwinner ... Team captain senior year ... Twice named All-District, All-Region and to the State Tournament Team ... 2007 State Tournament Most Valuable Player ... 2007 Kentucky Offensive Player of the Year ... 2007 and 2008 Kentucky State Finals Most Valuable Player ... All-State selection as both a junior and senior. Club/ODP: Nine-year member of Javanon Soccer Club which was the Kentucky State Cup champions five times ... Team captain for six years ... Two-year member of Kentucky ODP ... Region II Team member who traveled with team to both Orlando and Costa Rica in 2007 and 2008.
Personal: Born Kyle Louis Schickel ... Parents Sharon and Chris Schickel. ... Father played collegiate baseball at Bellarmine University. ... Chose Northwestern over Louisville and Kentucky ... Attended Northwestern University College Soccer Training Center ... Majoring in communication studies with a minor in legal studies.