UNCG Women's Soccer BIO
21 Katie Durst

Katie Durst

2013 (Senior):
appeared in 17 games, starting 16 in the midfield for UNCG … finished with two goals and one assist for a career-best five points … had nine shots, including five on frame … picked up an assist against Appalachian State (Sept. 26) … scored her first career goals in a 3-0 victory against Samford (Oct. 25), her first two-goal game of her career … also helped UNCG post nine shutouts helping defensively out of the midfield … had three shots at Wofford (Oct. 13).

2012 (Redshirt Junior):
One of nine Spartans to start all 20 games at defense … had game-winning assists against High Point (Sept. 9) and at Wofford (Oct. 7) … also had an assist at Chattanooga (Oct. 21) … helped UNCG earn nine total shutouts, including a streak of six-straight against conference foes Wofford (Oct. 7), Davidson (Oct. 12), Georgia Southern (Oct. 14), Samford (Oct. 19), Chattanooga (Oct. 21) and Elon (Oct. 24) to clinch the SoCon regular season title … played every minute in 11 games, including two overtime contests … the defensive unit only allowed four goals in its last 10 games on defense ... finished with three assists, three points and five shots with two on goal.  

2011 (Redshirt Junior):
Missed season with injury

2010 (Sophomore): Appeared in 19 matches with the first four starts of her career … scored two points on two assists … started in UNCG’s 2-1 win over then-No. 10 Wake Forest on Aug. 23 … made back-to-back starts against Charlotte (9/10) and Old Dominion (9/19) … also started against Wofford in the first round of the Southern Conference Championship on Oct. 31 … had assists in wins over Georgia Southern (10/1) and Elon (10/28), assisting on the game-winner against the Phoenix … was an Academic All-SoCon performer.

2009 (Freshman): Appeared in 12 matches on the season … had one point on the year, assisting on a goal in a 4-0 win over Furman on Sept. 25 … played a season-high 23 minutes at Georgia Southern on Oct. 4.

High school/club: A three-time all-conference selection for Athens Drive High School ... was a team captain and an all-region pick as a junior ... was all-region honorable mention as a sophomore ... took the team Offensive MVP award as a sophomore and the Coaches' Award as a junior ... two-time academic all-conference selection ... helped lead the team to a state quarterfinals appearance as a sophomore ... played club soccer for CASL Elite, winning a North Carolina State Cup championship in addition to three straight Super-Y League South Atlantic Division Championships (2005-07) ... also took Region III Premier League East Division titles in 2006 and 2007 ... member of the North Carolina ODP team ... attended both regional ODP camp and Super-Y ODP national camp.

Personal: Kaitlyn Marie Durst ... born July 6, 1991 ... daughter of Jon and Michele Durst ... has a older sister, Kiersten, and an older brother, Kyle ... mother played soccer at UCF for two years (1981-82) and at George Mason for one (1983) ... majoring in kinesiology.

Position: Midfielder
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Raleigh, N.C.
High School: Athens Drive
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