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Katy Couperus
Katy Couperus

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ft. Collins, Colo.

High School:
Fort Collins

Height:
5-8

Position:
MF


2013 AAC All-Rookie Team


2014 (Sophomore):
Tallied two assists in the 2-1 season-opening win over Samford (8/22) ... scored the game-winning goal at Mississippi State (8/24) ... named to American Athletic Conference Honor Roll for efforst against Samford and Mississippi State (8/25) ... also named American Conference Player of the Week by College Sports Madness ... recorded two goals at Vanderbilt (8/29) ... had one assist against Eastern Kentucky (9/5), St. Francis (9/7) and Xavier (9/14) ... netted a goal in the loss to nationally ranked DePaul (9/18).

2013 (Freshman):
Appeared in all 20 matches with 16 starts ... finished second on the team in scoring with 15 points and tied for the lead in goals (six) ... tied for fourth in AAC matches with four goals and tied for fifth in points (12) ... selected to the AAC All-Rookie Team ... notched first career point with an assist at Dayton (8/30) ... tallied first career goal at Long Beach State (9/6) ... had a goal and an assist in the 2-1 win over Houston (10/3) ... recorded a goal at SMU (10/6) ... scored the game-winning goal at Temple (10/20) ... garnered two goals and an assist in the double-overtime loss to Louisville (10/25).

High School:
Four-year letterwinner at Fort Collins High School ... named First Team All-State her senior year ... National Soccer Coaches of America All-Region selection (2013) ... Coloradoan Newspaper Spring Athlete of the Year (2013) ... recipient of the Eleanor Troxell Award for the Fort Collins High School outstanding female student athlete (2013) ... Front Range League Athlete of the Year (2013) ... four-year All-Conference honoree ... four-year Academic All-State first team selection ... also a three-year letterwinner in basketball.

Club: Played for three years on the Colorado State Olympic Development Program (ODP) team (2009-12) ... named to the Regional ODP team in 2009 and 2012 ... named the MVP of the State Cup in 2012 for the U-16 team.

Personal: Full name is Kaitlyn Elizabeth Couperus ... daughter of Jean and Paul Couperus ... has one brother, Chris, who played soccer at Southern Connecticut University and Regis Jesuit ... majoring in sports medicine.

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