Kansas Jayhawks

Isabella Cavalcante

Position Defender
Height 5'7''
Class Junior
Hometown Glen Ellyn, Ill.
High School Glenbard West HS

JUNIOR (2019)
Played and started in all 25 of the Jayhawks’ matches … Helped the Jayhawk defense to 12 shutouts on the year, the second-most in program history … Also helped KU to the fourth-longest opponent scoreless streak in program history, with the Jayhawks not conceding a goal for 441-straight minutes over five matches in November … Earned a spot on the All-Tournament Team at the Big 12 Championship … Lone goal of the season came in KU’s 2-0 win over West Virginia (11/3) in the Big 12 Championship quarterfinals … Tallied three assists on the year … Logged 2,131 minutes on the year, the second-most in program history by a field player.

Saw action in 15 matches this season … Started in 11 games, averaging 67.1 minutes per game … Recorded four shots … Recorded one assist vs Oregon (8/26) … Played in a season-high 106 minutes vs Utah (8/31).

Started all 20 games for KU … Averaged 83.2 minutes per game … Played at least 90 minutes in eight straight games (9/22-10/27) … Scored her first goal in a 2-1 win over Iowa State (9/29) … Recorded her first career point against Oregon State with an assist (8/27) … Finished the season with one goal and one assist.

Member of the Sockers FC club team out of Chicago … Helped Sockers to ECNL national playoffs in three-straight years from 2014-16 … Selected to the Illinois Olympic Development team in 2011.

Did not play with her high school team.

Daughter of Thomas and Monique Cavalcante … Born in Columbus, Ohio … Has two younger siblings, Sophia (17) and Nicco (15) … Undecided on major.