Jae Atkinson
Jae Atkinson


Mason, Ohio

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Cincinnati Dominates Crosstown Rival in Shutout Fashion

Cincinnati Dominates Crosstown Rival in Shutout Fashion


Bearcats to Clash with Eastern Kentucky and St. Francis

Both matches can be watched live on BearcatsTV, which features nearly all of UC's Olympic sporting events. Fans can purchase a monthly subscription for $9.95 or a year-long subscription for $99.95.


Cincinnati Claws Back for Draw with Gauchos

The Bearcats netted two goals in the final seven minutes of regulation to force overtime.


Bearcats Suffer Overtime Loss to Vanderbilt

Katy Couperus has tallied eight points through three matches this season, and she had 15 all of 2013.


Couperus' Game-Winner Gives Bearcats Perfect Start

Dating back to last season, Katy Couperus has scored at least two points in four of the last five matches.


Cincinnati vs. Eastern Kentucky - 9/5/14

Cincinnati vs. Eastern Kentucky - 9/5/14


2013 (Junior): Started 18-of-20 matches ... led the team in points (16) and assists (six) ... three of her five goals were scored by bending in corner kicks ... tallied a goal and an assist in the 4-1 win over UMass Lowell (9/1) ... had an assist against Long Beach State (9/6) ... bent in a corner kick to defeat Cornell (9/20), 1-0 ... notched an assist at Houston (10/3) ... assisted Emily Elsbrock in the 1-1 draw versus AAC Champion UCF (10/11) ... recorded a goal and an assist in the 3-2 win over USF (10/13) ... tallied a goal and an assist in the 5-4 loss to Louisville (10/25) ... had a goal in the AAC Quarterfinal loss to Rutgers (11/3).

2012 (Sophomore):
Appeared in all 18 matches, including 16 starts ... totaled nine shots on the season, with one on goal ... set career high of two shots vs. DePaul (9/14) and Georgetown (10/5) ... took one corner kick at Rutgers (10/14).

2011 (Freshman): Saw action in 12 of 19 matches on the season, including 10 starts ... attempted two shots on the season, one vs. Xavier (8/21) and at Providence (9/23).

High School: All-Ohio Division I First Team selection junior and senior seasons at Mason ... helped guide the Comets to regional finals in 2010 ... three-time All-Greater Miami Conference First Team member ... Greater Miami Conference player of the year in 2010 ...named to All-GMC Second Team her freshman season ... member of Cincinnati United Premier club team coached by former UC assistant coach Becki Poeppelmeier ... member of the State Cup champions in 2004 with the Carmel United Soccer Club ... State Cup champions in 2005 with Warren County United ... State runners-up in 2006 and 2007 with WCU ... State runners-up in 2008 and champions in 2009 with the Cincinnati United Premier club team ... a member of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) state team in 2005, 2007, and 2010 ... ODP regional team in 2008 and 2009.

Personal: Full name is Janese Ajali Atkinson ... daughter of Anthony and Karen Atkinson ... chose UC over West Virginia, Florida State, Indiana, Illinois and Louisville.

Academic major: Marketing.