2012 (Sophomore): Appeared in 15 games in VU attack... Started first seven games of season... Scored hat-tricks at North Carolina and vs. Presbyterian and Ohio State... Career-high five goals against Louisville, a VU season high... Two assists against Stanford and Presbyterian... Season-high four ground balls at Canisius... Named to ALC and SEC Academic Honor Rolls.
2011 (Freshman): Played in 10 games as a freshman attacker... Scored twice in her collegiate debut at Presbyterian College, earning a third point for an assist... Notched a season-high with three ground balls... Would score in the team's first three games of the year, notching one goal against North Carolina and scoring twice versus Canisius... Added two assists against Canisius for a season-high four points... Scored her sixth goal of the year in 12-10 win over Notre Dame in regular season finale.
High School: Five-year starter for coach Karen Doxey's Cougars... First Team All-American as a junior and senior... Team MVP in 2010... All-State selection for three straight years... Named Under Armour All American, becoming the first person to play in the event all four years after representing the Washington, D.C. Team in the Under Armour Underclass Tournament from 2007-09... Earned the Samuel Jesse Leadership Award in 2009 and the Reed Athletic Award in 2010... Also an all-state performer in field hockey and played soccer and squash... Played club lacrosse for Mike Ferrell and Megan Hanson at TLC.
Personal: Kaitlin Brooke Mastropieri... Born March 10, 1992 in Baltimore, Md.... Daughter of Kathy Welsh-Heldrich and Gerry Mastropieri... Older brother Joe (22) attends the University of Alabama... Older sister Betsy (21) plays lacrosse at Notre Dame... Katie and Betsy were the sixth set of sisters to play in the Under Armour All-American Tournament... Also has one step-sister, Stephanie Heldrich... Majoring in human and organizational development with a minor in corporate strategy.
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