Kristina Utley
Kristina Utley


Castro Valley, Calif.

High School:
Castro Valley





2014 Team Captain
2013 American All-Academic Team
2012 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
Second in UC single season history in saves (125) in 2012
Fifth in UC career history in saves (237)
Ninth in UC career history in shutouts (eight)
10th in UC career history in goals against average (1.73)

2014 (Senior):
Played in seven matches with five starts ... went 2-2-1 on the year with two individual shutouts and two shared ... played all 110 minutes in the 2-2 draw with UC Santa Barbara and had two saves ... shared shutouts against Eastern Kentucky and St. Francis ... posted individual shutouts against SMU (10/16) and Houston (10/19).

2013 (Junior):
Started four games in goal ... finished the year with 13 saves and a 1-3 record ... tallied 10 saves in a loss to Nebraska (8/25) ... made one save in a 4-1 win over UMass Lowell (9/1).

2012 (Sophomore): Started all 18 matches at goalkeeper ... played every minute of the season (1693:54), which ranked 16th in NCAA Division I ... ranked sixth in NCAA and led BIG EAST Conference in saves (125) and saves per game (6.94) ... produced two shutouts on the season ... recorded a career-high 16 saves in season-finale at Louisville (10/19), which was a single-game best for any player in the BIG EAST ... attempted one shot vs. Nebraska (9/2).

2011 (Freshman): Started all 19 matches at goalkeeper ... posted a 1.29 goals against average ... earned BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week honors Aug. 29 after recording 11 saves and allowing just one goal in two Northwestern Tournament matches ... named BIG EAST Rookie of the Week (9/19) after recording 17 saves in two matches at DePaul and vs. Notre Dame ... her 91 saves on the season ranked second in the conference ... recorded four shutous on the season vs. Xavier (8/21), vs. Loyola-Chicago (8/28), at DePaul (9/16) and vs. Seton Hall (10/14) ... teamed with fellow GK Ashley Daniels for a fifth shutout vs. Coastal Carolina (9/11) ... recorded a season-high 10 saves vs. UND (9/18).

High School: Two-year soccer letterwinner for Paul McCallion at Castro Valley High School ... was part of the 2010 North Coast Section Champions ... team finished first in the Bay Area and third in the nation on ESPN Rise national rankings ... played guard for CVHS basketball team in '08 and '09.

Club: Member of the U17 Pleasanton Rage Premier club team coached by Paul Sapsford ... a member of the Olympic Development Program (ODP) California state team in 2007 and 2008/

Personal: Full name is Kristina Marie Utley ... daughter of Alicia and Jon Utley ... she chose UC over San Jose State.

Academic Major: Allied Health Science, Pre-Physical Therapy.