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Kat McCullough

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Coppell, Texas

High School:
Coppell HS

Height:
5-4

Position:
Midfielder

Experience:
3L

Kat McCullough

2009: Played in all 20 games while starting 19 ... Named the team's MVP ... Scored five goals while providing six assists, tying for the second most on the team ... Had the second-most shot taken with 51 and tied for the most shots on goal at 27 ... Scored two goals at Mississippi Valley State (9/18) ... Took all three penalty kicks for the Techsters and converted successfully on all of them ... Broke career schools records for most assists (13) and games played (68) ... Took 51 shots and tied for the team lead in shots on goal with 27.

2008: Earned Academic All-WAC honors ... Named WAC Player of the Week Sept. 29 ... During her award-winning week, she scored one goal versus Mississippi Valley State (9/28) and registered three assists, two at Southern (9/23) and one at Centenary (9/26) ... Played in 18 games, while starting eight ... Totaled 978 minutes ... Recorded 29 shots, 12 were on goal ... Her goal against Mississippi Valley State in the 78th minute proved to be the gamewinning goal ... Concluded the season with two goals and four assists, good for a total of eight points.

2007: Earned Academic All-WAC honors ... Played in 13 games for the Lady Techsters, starting 10 ... Scored one goal on the season, the first conference goal of her career against Utah State (11/3) ... Was fourth on the team with 16 shots, including 10 on goal ... Had five shots on goal in a 3-0 victory over Centenary (9/23), at the time it was the third-most in a single game in Tech history ... Logged 913 minutes on the season, including 103 in a double-overtime tie with Idaho (10/14).

2006: Redshirt season.

2005: Named Academic All-WAC ... Saw action in all 17 games during the year, making 14 starts for the Lady Techsters ... Totaled 1,127 minutes of action ... Recorded four goals, four assists and 12 points for Tech ... The goals and points both ranked second on the team ... Attempted a team-high 31 shots ... Registered her first collegiate goal in win over Robert Morris (9/2) ... Registered her first collegiate assist in win over Centenary (9/14) ... Recorded two gamewinning goals on the season versus Robert Morris (9/2) and Nicholls State (10/2) ... Her three assists versus Belhaven (9/9) was an individual season-high among all Western Athletic Conference players ... Ranked No. 10 in the WAC in points (14), No. 9 in points per game (0.82), No. 10 in goals (5) and No. 8 in goals per game (0.29).

High School: Lettered four years for coach Chris Stricker at Coppell High School in Texas ... Helped lead the Cowgirls to the Texas 5A state playoffs the past four years, including the state semifinals in 2002 and the state quarterfinals in 2004 ... Named first team All-District 6-5A as a sophomore in 2003 and a junior in 2004 ... As a senior in 2005, earned first team All-District 6-5A honors, district midfielder of the year and Coppell High School's best offensive player award ... Also named academic all-state, honorable mention Dallas Morning News all-area team and to the TASCO all-region team ... Participated in the senior showcase for Region I ... Named Northwest Morning News Player of the Week honorable mention in 2004 ... Finished as the second leading scorer for Coppell in 2004.

Club: Played for coach Fleur Benator and the Solar Soccer Club the past two years ... Solar is a member of the prestigious Lake Highlands Girls Classic League in the Dallas/Ft. Worth Area ... Won the North American Memorial Day Cup in 2004 and the Orange Classic in 2003 ... Participated in the Disney Showcase Tournament in 2004 as well as the North Carolina Showcase Tournament and the Ohio Blue Chip Showcase Tournament.

Personal: Full name is Kathleen Mary McCullough ... Goes by Kat ... Daughter of Jim McCullough and Nora Faulkner ... Has one brother, Robert, and one sister, Melissa ... Born Nov. 12, 1986, in Lewisville, Texas.