w-soccer Kate Gilfillan Bio - Loyola University Maryland Official Athletic Site

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Kate Gilfillan

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
South Huntington, N.Y.

High School:
Walt Whitman

Height:
5-9

Position:
Goalie


The Word Very talented senior goalkeeper ... has improved each year but the best is yet to come ... this should be the year she reaches her full potential.

2004 Season Appeared in 14 games while starting in 13 ... posted a goals-against average of 0.46 and saves percentage of .842 ... goals-against average ranked fourth in the country at the close of the season ... ranked first in the conference in shutouts and goals-against average ... allowed just one goal in conference play ... was named MAAC Defensive Player of the Week after shutting out both Saint Peter's and Manhattan ... recorded a season-high if six saves versus Fairfield ...also had five saves against both James Madison and Maryland in the NCAA Tournament ... finished the season with a 9-1 record.

2003 Season Appeared in 13 games with 12 starts ... made first collegiate appearance against Miami and first start versus America ... recorded eight saves against Niagara and seven in the NCAA First Round appearance against West Virginia ... recorded a 1.41 goals-against average and .726 saves percentage ... overall record was 8-4 with five shutouts (Rutgers, Siena, Manhattan, Rider and Niagara).

2002 Season Was forced to take a medical red-shirt due to injury.

Before Loyola Earned for letters in soccer and lacrosse and two in basketball at Walt Whitman ... soccer team won three county and one Long Island championship ... team captain ... won adidas 2001 National Goalkeeper Award ... played for HBC Fury Club team that won a regional championship and four State Cup titles ... three-year ODP team member.

Personal The daughter of William and Virginia Gilfillan, Kathleen Sarah Gilfillan was born August 8, 1984 ... has older brothers Kevin and Brian and older sister Jen ... majoring in sociology.