9 Katie Traster
Outlook -- Katie has excellent ball skills and fitness ... she is capable of getting up and down the field on both sides of the ball ... a lethal finisher with both feet and capable of setting up teammates in dangerous spots ... very technical and tactical and has a knack of scoring important goals.
2006 -- A first-year starter at midfield, Traster earned starting nods in all 24 contests ... scored her first goal of the `06 campaign on Sept. 8 against LSU ... scored the game-winning goal in Navy's 4-0 win over Army in the Star Game ... it marked the second game-winner of her career.
2005 -- Played in 10 games, including Navy's 5-1 route over Howard in the Mids' home finale ... scored her lone goal of the season in a 4-0 victory over Patriot League foe Holy Cross.
2004 -- Competed in 15 games, while making six starts early in the year ... made her collegiate debut in the Mids' home opener against Bowling Green ... turned in four points on a goal and a pair of assists ... earned her first-career start in Navy's road loss at Seton Hall ... scored the game-winning goal, which was her first-collegiate goal in the Mids' victory over Wagner ... provided assists against Seton Hall and in the following game against Mount St. Mary's ... appeared in six Patriot League contests, making three starts, but took just one shot ... started the season with a stress fracture in her foot and was bothered by an Achilles injury.
High School/Club -- A 2004 graduate of St. Thomas Aquinas in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... three-sport standout who lettered four years in soccer, track and cross country ... member of the St. Thomas Aquinas soccer team which cruised to the state and national championship with an undefeated 31-0 record ... attended the same high school and played along side current Navy teammate Lauren Bresnahan ... earned all-county honors four-straight years as a member of the 4x800 meter relay team ... served as team captain of the track team her senior year ... member of the National and Spanish Honor Societies.
Personal -- Full name is Kathryn Haley Traster ... daughter of Harvey Traster and Margaret Scott ... born Nov. 19, 1985, in Boynton Beach, Fla. ... majoring in economics ... has been named to the Commandant's List three times and the Superintendent's List once.