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    Katie Hertz
    Katie Hertz

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Orland Park, Ill.

    High School:
    Carl Sandburg

    Height:
    5-7

    Position:
    Forward



    09/25/2013

    Wildcats Welcome Two Big Ten Foes to Lakeside Field

    First home conference matches bring Nebraska, Iowa to Evanston

    Finished career tied with Dionna Latimore for third in career goals (19) and fourth in career points (48).

    2001: Second team All-Big Ten selection ? Started every match for the third straight year ? Led team with four goals and 10 points ? All four goals came on headballs ? Finished third on the team with 29 shots ? Had game-tying goal with just 27 seconds left against Minnesota (10/12) in a match NU went on to win in OT, 2-1 ? Had game-tying goal in a 1-1 draw with Indiana (9/21) ? Scored first goal and assisted gamewinner in a 2-1 decision over UW-Milwaukee (10/14) that snapped nine-match win streak for the Panthers ? Scored NU's first goal of 2001 in 2-1 win over Utah State (8/31) ? Other assist came in 3-0 win over Loyola (11/4).

    2000: Started every match for the second straight year ? Led the team in goals (4) and was second in assists (2) ? Named Wildcat MVP for offense ? Scored the game-winning and lone goal in the ?Cats 1-0 win over Indiana (9/15).

    1999: Started every game ? Second on the team in goals scored with four ? Scored the game-winning goal against Northern Illinois.

    1998: Tied for team lead in goals scored (seven) ? Led team in game-winning goals ? All seven goals scored came in the second half or later, with three coming in overtime ? Scored both goals in 2-0 upset of No. 18 Cincinnati on 9/11? Overtime goal vs. Michigan State on 9/18 clinched NU's victory in its Big Ten opener ? Scored game-winner on a spectacular header in second overtime of team's second-round NCAA match vs. Baylor on 11/15 ? Finished second on the team in points (19) ? Voted team's Rookie of the Year.

    High School: All-American and Illinois Player of the Year as a senior by Coaches Association ? First-team all-state selection by the Chicago Tribune and the Chicago Sun-Times ? High School Female Athlete of the Year ? Holds Illinois state record for career assists with 110 ? Member of National Honor Society and Math honor society ? High honors all four years ? Also lettered in basketball.

    Personal: Born Kathleen C. Hertz on 8/2/80 ? Daughter of Richard and Mary Kay Hertz ? Played on a club team with Katie Kovatch ? Environmental sciences major.

    Hertz's Stats

    Yr. G GS Shots G A Pts. GWG
    1998 22 19 33 7 5 19 4
    1999 17 17 26 4 1 9 1
    2000 17 17 35 4 2 10 1
    2001 19 19 29 4 2 10 0
    Totals 75 72 123 19 10 48 6