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Úlfa  Úlfarsdóttir - Women's Soccer - University of Kentucky Athletics 20

Úlfa Úlfarsdóttir

  • position Midfielder
  • height 5-6
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Hafnarfjordur, Iceland
  • Major Mathematical Economics
  • High school Kvennaskólinn i Reykjavik

2023 (Senior)

  • Played in all 19 matches this season, making 16 starts
  • Was second on the team in goals (six), points (14), shots (29) and shots on goal (15)
  • Had two assists for the season, registering helpers vs. Valparaiso and Illinois
  • Scored four game-winning goals, a new career best, tallying winners vs. Belmont, Iowa St., Vanderbilt and Missouri
  • Ended the season with 1192 minutes played
  • Was two-for-two on PK attempts, converting vs. Vanderbilt and Georgia (SEC Tournament)
  • Scored four goals against SEC opponents, the most on the team
  • Named SEC Offensive Player of the Week on Oct. 9
  • Finished the season with 1192 minutes played

2022 (Junior)

  • Had a breakout season offensively, tying for the team-lead in both points (17) and goals (6)
  • Appeared in all 18 matches, making 15 starts
  • Set new career-highs in goals (6), assists (5), points (17), shots (32), shots on goal (13) and game winning goals (2)
  • Went two-for-two on PK attempts, scoring from the mark against Wright State and Missouri
  • Scored twice in a 4-1 win on the road at UT Martin
  • Also managed two goals vs. Wright State
  • Found the back of the net in a 2-3 loss at LSU
  • Tallied assists vs. Ball State, Eastern Kentucky, Iowa State, Ole Miss and Auburn
  • Five assists ranked second on the team
  • Logged 1136 minutes
  • Named to 2022 Fall SEC Academic Honor Roll

2021 (Sophomore)

  • 2021 SEC Preseason Watch List
  • Saw action in all 19 games, earning 18 starts
  • Scored the first goal in UK’s 4-1 victory against Oakland
  • Also had goals against Murray State and Missouri
  • Assisted two goals in UK’s 5-0 win over Louisiana
  • Fired off 30 shots, including 12 on target
  • Logged 1,501 minutes
  • 2021 Fall Sports SEC Academic Honor Roll

2020 (Freshman)

  • Played in nine games, starting in all of them
  • Recorded her first career goal against Florida in the First Round of the SEC Tournament
  • Had five shots, including three on goal
  • SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Prior to UK

  • Competed in the Úrvalsdeild kvenna women’s soccer league in Iceland, playing for the team FH Hafnarfjordur from 2009-2020.
  • Played on Iceland’s U17 and U19 National Teams.
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