Women's Soccer
Kate Hughes - Women's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 18

KateHughes

  • height 5-9
  • class Senior

2007: Academic All-SEC … Started 19 matches she played in … Logged 1,718 minutes, third most on the team … Played the full compliment of minutes in 17 of 19 matches … Scored three goals from her defender position, with the first two coming in back-to-back games vs. Ohio and the game-winner at Marshall … Notched UK’s only goal in the match at Alabama while recording a season high three shots … Tied a career-high by playing the full 110 minutes at No. 15 Purdue, at Marshall and against LSU … Tied her season-high in shots with three vs. Georgia

2006: Started 23-of-24 matches … Recorded 2,120 minutes from her defender position … Helped the UK defense record four straight shutouts while not allowing a goal in 433:53 straight minutes (9/8-917) … Played the full 110 minutes vs. Milwaukee … Recorded a season high two shots including one on goal vs. Alabama … Played the full 110 minutes vs. Florida … Helped the UK defense record four straight shutouts while not allowing a goal in 506:06 straight minutes (9/8-917) … Played the full 110 minutes at Ole Miss … Scored GWG at Arkansas, her first of the season … Played the full time in the final 11 matches of the season … Helped the UK defense record four straight shutouts for the third time in the season while not allowing a goal in 397 straight minutes (10/20-11/1)

2005: Made 13 starts and played in all 21 matches for the Wildcats as a freshman … Tied for third on the team with five goals on the season … Turned in a hat trick, scoring three goals on four shots against Bellarmine, to become the third player in UK history to score three times in a game … Led the team with a .217 shot percentage … Fourth on the team with 15 shots on goal … Finished fifth on the team with 10 points … Scored first career goal in collegiate debut in a tie game against Michigan State.

Pre-College: A four-year letterwinner for Brentwood High School in Brentwood, Tenn. … Was the leading scorer three straight years … Named All-State as a junior and again as a senior … Received All-District honors four times … Named All-Region twice during her prep career … Member of All Mid-State First Team as a senior after earning Third Team honors as a freshman … Her club team, Brentwood Impact, was a three-time state champion … Four-time member of Tennessee Olympic Development Program state and regional teams

Hughes' Career StatsYearGP/GSMinGoalsAsstPtsShotsSOGYCGWG200521/1311955010231501200624/2321201026301200719/19171830613701Total64/5550339018422503Hughes' SEC Career StatsYearGP/GSMinGoalsAsstPtsShotsSOGYCGWG200511/85591027600200611/1110271026301200711/1110041029400Total33/302590306221301
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