6  Katie Ball
Katie Ball
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Louisville, Ky.

High School:
DuPont Manual HS

Height:
5-6

Position:
Forward

Birthdate:
01/09/1990

03/28/2012

Student-Athletes Receive C-USA Academic Medals

40 Marshall student-athletes held GPA's of 3.75 or higher

03/27/2012

Herd Student-Athletes' Academics Recognized by C-USA

165 Marshall student-athletes were named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll

02/08/2012

Women's Soccer Announces 2012 Commitments

Herd to Welcome 11 Players to the Squad

01/05/2012

Women's Soccer Claims Team Academic Award

Earns NSCAA Team Academic Award

11/08/2011

Hilgefort and Ball Claim Academic Honors

Placed on Capital One All-Academic Teams

2011 (Senior): Played and started in 17 games for the Herd... Recorded her only assist of the year in a 2-1 loss to Houston... Attempted 14 shots and put half of them on target... 2nd Team C-USA All-Academic... Capital One Academic All-District Second Team... C-USA Academic Medal recipient... Earned a place on the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2010 (Junior): Started in 13 contests, while appearing in 17...Scored one goal on two shots in the opening game of the season against Cleveland State...Placed two shots on goals in the match vs. Kentucky...Tallied a season-high three shots in the match at Southern Miss...Accumulated 11 shots on the season, placing four on goal...Earned ESPN Academic All-District II second team honors...Named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...Earned C-USA Academic Medal.
2009 (Sophomore): Started in 11 of 19 matches for the Herd...Registered an assist in a 3-1 win verse Southern Miss...Tallied 11 shots on the season, five of which were on goal...Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll...Awarded the Conference USA Academic Medal.

2008 (Freshman): Scored two goals on the season in a 4-0 victory over Mount St. Mary's...Tallied 13 shots, eight of which were on goal...Appeared in all 19 matches for the Herd...Awarded the Conference USA Academic Medal...Named to the Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

High School: Four-year starter at DuPont Manual High School...Leading scorer her junior and senior seasons...Was a four-time all-state player, earning MVP honors in the Kentucky All-State match as a sophomore...Member of the Kentucky Olympic Development Program team...Four-time state champion with the Javanon soccer club, coached by Val Bole...A member of the Beta Club and a four-year honor student.

Personal: Born January 9, 1990...Daughter of Kristin and Kevin Ball...Major is political science.