Senior Profile: Holly Gault

Nov. 1, 2006


For the next week, will profile the five Jayhawk seniors. Today, forward Holly Gault is in the spotlight.

Holly Gault



Spring Hill, Kan.

Club Team
KCFC Alliance Metro Blues

Career Honors
All-Big 12 Tenth Anniversary Team
Four-time All-Big 12 Selection
Three-time NSCAA All-Central Region
Two-time Academic All-Big 12
2006 MAC Hermann Trophy Watch List
2005 ESPN the Magazine Academic All-District Second Team
2005 Soccer Buzz All-Central Region First Team
Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week (10/31/05)
2004 All-America First Team
2004 Big 12 All-Tournament Team
2003 Freshman All-America
2003 Central Region All-Freshman Team
2003 All-Big 12 Newcomer Team

Best thing about playing soccer at KU:
I have the best teammates.

I chose KU because:
I loved it here and just knew that it was the place for me.

Favorite male soccer player:
Zinedine Zidane

Team other then the USA you cheered for during the World Cup:

If you could do any goal celebration what would it be?
Jump in the stands like in a football game after a touchdown is scored.

Best soccer player ever faced:
Lindsey Tarpley

Closest friend on another team:
Erin Gfeller (Missouri Southern)

Pregame ritual:
Sit back and relax.

Favorite actor:
Adam Sandler

Favorite actress:
Julia Roberts

Favorite TV show:
`Grey’s Anatomy’

Favorite movie:
`Top Gun’

First childhood soccer memory:
Scoring my first goal.

Greatest college soccer memory:
Winning the Big 12 Championship (2004).

Favorite place to eat in Lawrence:
Longhorn Steakhouse

If I could switch places with one person for a day it would be:
Any heart surgeon.

Not many people know this about me:
I can’t swim very well.

Outside of soccer, my greatest talent is:

Trying to dance.

After college I plan on:

Going to medical school.

The thing I’m going to miss most about KU soccer:
What I will miss most about the team is being able to put on the jersey and step out onto the field and play the game that I love with my best friends.