Kathryn Castro

Position Midfielder
Height 5'3''
Class Junior
Hometown Plano, Texas
High School Plano West Senior High

Saw action in all 21 matches this season … Started in the final five contests of the season … Averaged 37.1 minutes per game … Recorded nine shots on the year with two coming against Texas Tech (10/14).

Took the field in 18 of KU’s 20 matches … Started in four-consecutive games (9/24-10/13) … Registered three shots during that stretch … Three of her seven shots came on goal … Logged a season-high 67 minutes against Texas Tech (9/24).

Led team in scoring and assists last season for the Plano West Lady Wolves … Named team’s most valuable offensive player following the 2016 season … Helped the Wolves to the 6A District 6 title in 2015 … Member of National Honor Society.

Spent four successful years as a member of the Solar Chelsea Soccer Club from 2013-17 … In 2015, helped Chelsea to a third-place finish at the ECNL National Finals in Richmond, Virginia … In 2013-14, she helped Chelsea to the ECNL Texas Conference State title and advanced to the ECNL National Finals in Seattle.

Daughter of Fernando Castro-Silva and Cynthia Castro … Has one older sister, Kristine (26) … Has two uncles who have played professionally in the U.S. and abroad: Diego Castro, who played for six squads in his career, including a stop with Hertha Berlin; and Rodrigo Castro, who played collegiately at Indiana before playing with six teams in his pro career … Cousin, Brennan Castro, played for the Santa Clara men’s soccer team from 2013-16 … Majoring in engineering.