Colonials Look to Reach A-10 Championship for Second Consecutive Season
Sophomore Brooke Bean Tallies First Collegiate Goal
Colonials Have Won 11-of-16 Over Eagles
Colonials Earn First-Ever Victory over Billikens on Senior Day
Freshman Kristi Abbate Sends Match to OT with 53 Seconds Remaining in Regulation
GW vs. Butler (10.26.2012) Photos by George Kubas II
GW vs. Saint Louis (10.28.2012) Photo by: Mitchell Layton
GW vs. Howard - 9.21.2012 Photo by: George Kubas II
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2013: Made seven appearances at forward during junior season...Assisted Lina Proska's goal in 3-1 win at Howard (Sept. 27) for one point on the season...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List...Member of Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 A-10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
2012: Appeared in 15 games and logged three starts...Tallied a goal and an assist for three points on the season...Netted a goal in win over Howard (Sept. 21)...Assisted Alex Neal's goal in season-finale victory over Saint Louis (Oct. 28) for first collegiate helper...Took seven shots and recorded a .571 shots-on-goal percentage...Named to GW Athletics Academic Dean's List and Fall 2012 and Spring 2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
2011: Appeared in 17 games and started 12 in first season with Colonials...Her 12 starts were more than any other rookie on team...Scored two goals for four points on the season...Ranked fifth on the team with 17 shots...Scored game-winning goal in 2-1 victory over Gardner-Webb (Sept. 16) ...Named to GW Department of Athletics and Recreation Academic Dean's List...Named to Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Rolls.
High School: Five-year varsity soccer player at Jericho (NY)...Three-time All-County Class A honoree...Earned team MVP award during freshman and junior seasons...Led team to three-straight Nassau County Tournaments...Named Rookie of the Year in 2006...Captained her senior season...Also played for Albertson Fury, Long Island Fury and ENY Olympic Development Program (ODP) club teams...Member of U.S. Region I Pool in 2007...Four-year Tourette Syndrome Ambassador and Buddy Program member...Four-year Ally-Oop for Autism volunteer...Participated in Jammin' Jayhawks for special needs kids...Wrote for JerEcho Newspaper for two years.
Personal: Taylor Paige Katz...Born November 26, 1993...Daughter of Christine and Steven Katz...Has one older sister, Hayley...Obtaining a joint bachelor's degree in science and a master's of public health with a concentration in environmental and occupational health.