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Kate Goff - Women's Tennis - Kansas Jayhawks

Kate Goff

Class Junior
Hometown Scottsdale, Ariz.
High School Saguaro

Fall 2010 (Senior): Saw action in all four fall events, going 0-12 in singles and partnering with Victoria Khanevskaya for a career-high mark in doubles with a 7-6 record… After dropping first doubles match of the season, went on to win seven straight with Khanevskaya… Captured the Green Doubles Flight title in the Notre Dame Eck Classic.

2009-2010 (Junior): Competed in nine singles matches in three fall events, compiling overall records of 1-10 in singles play and 2-5 in doubles… Played in six doubles matches with partner Allie Dzuba… Saw action against South Dakota… Went 1-0 at the No. 6 singles singles spot and 1-0 with Erin Wilbert in No. 3 doubles.

2008-2009 (Sophomore): Went 1-6 in singles action at two fall tournaments… Teamed with Allie Dzuba to go 2-4 in doubles play…. Did not see action in the spring season.

2007-2008 (Freshman): In first season as a walk-on, went 0-3 in singles action in just one event, the preseason Hawaii Spring Invitational… Teamed with Emily Gorham to go 2-1 in doubles play at the event.

High School: Attended Saquaro High in Scottsdale, Ariz., where she excelled both on the courts and in the classroom… Coached by Trey Johnston… Was the Regional Champion as a junior and runner-up as a senior… Won the Grand Canyon State Games… Finished fourth at Arizona Junior Open… Also a member of state runner-Up volleyball team and state champion cheerleading squad… Member of National Honor Society and National Honor Roll… Finished in the top 13 percent of her graduating class.

Personal: Born Kate Marie Goff in Phoenix, Ariz… Parents are Dave and Amy Goff… Has an older sister, Danielle, and a younger brother, William… Father played college basketball at Texas A&M and cousin Nick Goff played at North Texas… Uncles Ken Goff and Jason Simon and Aunt Kristy Goff-Simon all attended KU… Majoring in broadcast journalism and communication studies.