Colonials Look to Build Off of Stellar 2015
Cowley Tallies Seventh Goal of the Season on Thursday
Colonials Return to the Pitch on Friday
Colonials Win First Postseason Match Since 1997
Colonials Net Two Second-Half Goals to Top Hornets
2015: Appeared in all but one game for the Colonials, rotating among back line players...Started in contests against La Salle (Oct. 8) and Rhode Island (Oct. 29)... Helped team allow fewest goals (16) in Atlantic 10 with league-best 0.77 GAA.
2014: Appeared in all 19 games for the Colonials with five starts...Scored two goals on the season -- one in win against Delaware State (Sept. 21) and the game-winner in the A-10 quarterfinals against Rhode Island (Nov. 6)...Took 11 shots with four on goal...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List.
2013: Lone freshman to appear in all 18 contests for GW...Made 14 starts during rookie campaign...Registered four points off of a goal and two assists...Scored unassisted gamewinner in GW's 1-0 A-10-opening win at Rhode Island (Oct. 4)...Named A-10 Co-Rookie of the Week on Oct. 7...Recorded first career point with an assist to Jane Wallis' goal against Saint Francis (Sept. 1)...Also assisted MacKenzie Cowley's goal against Delaware State (Nov. 1)...Took 19 shots throughout season and put seven on goal.
High School: Named to Ohio All-State Division I Second Team...Led Saint Ursula Academy to 2012 Greater Cincinnati League Championship...Senior co-captain and recipient of team's coaches award...Also competed for Kings/Hammer FC 94 Premier...Member of Earth Club, National Honors Society and French Honors Society.
Personal: Born Kathryn Christine Elson on June 5, 1995 in Cincinnati, OH...Daughter of Claire and David Elson...Has two sisters, Nora, who plays squash for Boston College, and Margaret...Intended major is undecided.