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    Kay Sampson
    Kay Sampson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    San Francisco, Calif.

    High School:
    Drew School

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    M/D



    2009: Appeared in 17 games and started seven ... Tied for second on team with two goals and five points scored ... Scored in overtime to lift NU to its first win of the season against Loyola Chicago (9/4) ... Also notched a goal at DePaul on 8/23 ... Recorded assist in 2-1 win at Penn (9/11) ... Earned starts in the final six matches of the season ... Put six of 18 total shots on goal (.333) ... Academic all-Big Ten.

    2008: Appeared in nine games ... Lone goal of the year and second of career was game-winner in 2-1 win over Indiana on 10/12 ... Scored on season's only shot ... Appeared in last three games of the season including Big Ten Tournament match against Minnesota on 11/6 ... Academic all-Big Ten.

    2007: Appeared in 16 games and started 11 ... Finished with a goal and two assists ... Started first 11 games of the season on defense ... Aided a defense that recorded nine shutouts ... Scored first career goal in dramatic fashion against Colgate on 9/16 ... Game-tying goal came with one second left in regulation ... Recorded assists in back-to-back games against Loyola and Penn ... Three-game point-scoring streak from 9/12-9/16 ... Academic all-Big Ten.

    2006: Played in nine games for the Wildcats ... Had one assist against Morehead State (9/8).

    High School: A four-year player and two-year captain of the Drew School Dragons ... Team MVP her junior and senior seasons ... Four-year all-league selection ... Captain of club soccer team, the Bay Oaks Strykers ... Played two years of volleyball and three years of basketball ... Class valedictorian ... Member of National Honor Society ... Recipient of Harvard Prize Book Award ... Received awards for excellence in biology, geometry, French and community service.

    Personal: Born Katherine J. Sampson ... Daughter of Brooke and Gary Sampson ... Majoring in environmental sciences.

    Sampson's Stats:

    Year GP/S Shots G A Pts GWG
    2006 9/0 0 0 1 1 0
    2007 16/11 1 1 2 4 0
    2008 9/0 1 1 0 2 1
    2009 17/7 18 2 1 5 1
    CAREER 51/18 20 4 4 12 2