Women's Soccer

13 Kaitlyn Kerrigan
13 - Kaitlyn Kerrigan
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Lakewood Ranch, Fla.
High School: Lakewood Ranch HS
Position: D/MF

In the Record Book: Third in single-season assists per match (0.58)…Ninth in single-season assists (11).

As a freshman (2010): Ranked 12th in NCAA II in assists per match (0.58)…14th in total assists (11)…Appeared in 19 matches, including 17 starts…Led the team and second in the conference in assists…Fourth on the team and 10th in the conference in points (19)…Tied for fourth on the team in goals (four)…Posted two four-match point streaks…Tallied at least one assist in each of her first four collegiate matches…Season-high two assists against Limestone (Sep. 11)…First career goal against Mount Olive (Sep. 18)…Scored a goal in back-to-back matches, including the deciding strike at Erskine (Oct. 26)…Season-high three points (goal and an assist) against Coker (Oct. 30).

High School: Graduated from Lakewood Ranch High School in Lakewood Ranch, Fla…Coached by Guy Virgilio…Most Improved in 2007…Midfield MVP in 2008 and 2009…Team MVP in 2010…Captain in 2009-2010 season…Played club soccer for FC Sarasota…Coached by Jamie Brester and Billy Unzicker.

Personal: Born on December 31, 1991 in Indianapolis, Ind…Daughter of Tim and Rachael Kerrigan…Has two sisters, Nikki and Camryn…Majoring in sports science with a minor in psychology…Plans to attend graduate school for physical therapy and pursue a collegiate coaching career.

More about Kaitlyn: Favorite books: “19 Minutes” and “Because of Winn Dixie”…Favorite midnight snacks: Popcorn or ice cream…Favorite movies: “Dumb and Dumber”, “Despicable Me”, “The Grinch”, and “Jurassic Park 1 and 3”…Favorite musical artists: Mumford and Sons, The Maine, Glee Cast, Britney Spears, and Lady Antebellum…Favorite song: Any cover by the cast of Glee…Favorite sports teams: Tampa Bay Rays, Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo Sabres, Manchester United, and Celtic FC…Favorite athletes: David Beckham of Los Angeles Galaxy, US Olympic soccer player Carli Lloyd, Josh Hamilton of the Texas Rangers, Kaka of Real Madrid, and Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers…Favorite saying by Coach Morrill: “Every day, every way”…Kaitlyn can’t imagine a week without: Laughing or her friends…Kaitlyn’s advice to kids: “Stand up for what you believe in and never give up on your dreams”…Favorite colors: Orange, green, and purple…Favorite foods: Ice cream or anything spicy…Favorite sports other than soccer: Hockey and football…Best advice Kaitlyn has ever been given: “Just be yourself and never give up”…What people don’t know about Kaitlyn: She secretly has Bieber Fever…When people first meet Kaitlyn, they think: “Well, not everyone can be normal”.