Men's Soccer
Isak Krogstad - Men's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 17


  • height 5-10
  • Weight 165
  • class Junior
  • High school Norwegian College of Elite Sport

Talented, versatile performer spent time as a forward and as an outside back in Johan Cedergren’s attacking style … Offensive skill set was perfect for Cedergren’s system and role of an outside back, which often times leads the UK offensive attack … Played in 20 of UK’s 21 games, starting 12 contests and logging 1208 minutes … Fired six shots – including two on target … Started the final 10 games of the year … Logged the full time in six games, including 110 minutes in the C-USA Tournament Semifinals in Hoover, Ala., where UK played while battling injuries … Fired a season-high two shots vs. SMU in the tournament … Earned first career start at Evansville with UK suffering several injuries, getting his first taste of outside back, a position he played at times pre-college.

A versatile player in high school at Norger toppidrettsgymnas (Norwegian College of Elite Sport) … scoring 23 goals and dishing eight assist in only 10 matches for Fløya as a striker … Krogstad was a national champion for the U-19 squad in 2010, winning the Honorary Pride Award (best athlete and student) for the 2011 season. … During the club season’s Krogstad played for TIL 2 (Tromsø Idrettslag) for coach Rune Martinussenog Thomas Hafsad from 2006-2011, when with the club as a left and right back in 2011 he scored four goals and handing out five assists while playing in 16 matches … The 2010 campaign saw Krogstad help lead TIL 2 to a fifth-place finish in the second division in Norway as well as getting the quarterfinals of the Junior Elite tournament.

Full name is Isak Furu Krogstad … Born Feb. 10, 1992 in Tromsø (Tromsoe), Norway … Son of Per Krogstad and Rigmor Furu … Has one brother, Torbjørn Krogstad (23).

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