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Katie McClure - Women's Soccer - Kansas Jayhawks

Katie McClure

Position Forward
Height 5'4''
Class Senior
Hometown Wichita, Kan.
High School Maize HS

SENIOR (2019)
Named a Third Team All-American after one of the best seasons by a player in program history … Earned spots on both the All-Big 12 and All-Region First Teams … Led the conference in goals (17), points (43) and game-winning goals (7) … Her 43 points were a single-season program record and her seven game-winners tied her own school record … Named to the Big 12 Championship’s All-Tournament Team … Posted two hat tricks on the year, the first in the season-opener vs. Nebraska and the second in KU’s NCAA Second Round win over Xavier … Named the Big 12 and NCAA Player of the Week following her four goals and two assists in the opening two matches of the season … Ended her career with 82-consecutive starts, one match shy from tying the program record … Also an Academic All-Big 12 Second Team selection.

JUNIOR (2018)
Selected to the All-Big 12 Second Team … Big 12 Player of the Week (8/21) after scoring two goals in the first weekend of action… Named to TopDrawerSoccer’s 11-player Team of the Week, heading up the list as the outlet’s Player of the Week (8/21)… Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week (9/4)… Started all 21 matches of the season, averaging 69.6 min/gm … Led the team and league in game-winning goals with seven … Led the team and league in goals with 11, her 0.52 goals per game were the best in the Big 12 … Recorded three assists on the year … Second on the team in corner kicks taken with 34 … Led the team and was second in the Big 12 with 25 points, her 1.19 points per game rank her second in the Big 12.

Started in all 20 matches … Averaged 70.6 minutes per contest … Tallied 12 matches where she played 70 minutes or more … Scored a career-high six goals and added two assists for 14 points … Led the team with 52 shots on the year … Took four or more shots in six games … Her 2.6 shots per game ranked her ninth in the Big 12 … Scored the game winning goal at Oklahoma (10/20) … Led the team with 49 corner kicks taken … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.

Saw action in all 21 of KU’s matches in 2016 and was a member of the starting lineup in each of the final 16 contests … Scored five goals and added two assists for 12 points, the most by a KU freshman since 2012 … Named to the Big 12 All-Freshman Team … Led the squad with 54 shots on the year and posted four or more shots six times … Averaged 3.3 shots per game in conference play, which ranked third in the Big 12 … Saw over 66 minutes per appearance, which included seven matches in which she play 75 minutes or more … Kansas’ most accurate shooter, putting over 51 percent of her attempts on frame … Tied for the team lead with three game-winning goals, two of which came in conference play.

Four-time letterwinner for head coach Jay Holmes at Maize High School … Broke the school record for career goals (110) and most goals scored in a single season (52) … Led team to a third-place finish in the 2016 Kansas 5A State Championships and earned first team all-state honors … Named first team all-state after helping her team finish third in the 2015 Kansas 6A State Championships … Named 2015 Kansas Co-Offensive Player of the Year by the Kansas State High School Activities Association (KSHSAA) … Named Ark Valley All-League MVP as a sophomore in 2014 … Named to all-metro first team three-straight seasons from 2014-16 … Recipient of the 2015 Mel Hamilton Female Athlete of the Year Award … Earned an academic letter her junior year.

Daughter of Dave and Kris McClure … Has three older siblings: Kassie (29), D.J. (23) and Cooper (21) … Father, Dave, played collegiate baseball at Arkansas and Wichita State, and Major League baseball for the Detroit Tigers … Majoring in nursing … Aspires to become a physician’s assistant and play on the USA Women’s Soccer Team.