Blessed with a great deal of natural talent ... versatile athlete asked to play myriad of positions, drawing time in all three sections of the field as Army dealt with injuries to key offensive and defensive starters last year ... emerged as starter during the spring campaign following shift to natural position as defender ... technical and skilled player who reads the game well ... a top contender for starting defensive role heading into second season ... one of four freshmen to draw duty in all 19 games last year ... letterwinner.
2003: Appeared in all 19 matches with starts in 11 ... tied for fifth on the team in scoring with seven points (3 goals, 1 assist) ... registered pair of game-winners to tie with two others for team lead ... drew first collegiate start in fourth game of season versus Indiana at the Military Academies Classic ... in lead cast for 10 straight games ... first career goal capped scoring in 3-0 home blanking of Manhattan ... posted first multiple scoring effort with three points in sparking 4-0 win over Siena at Army Classic ... registered first career game-winner and first collegiate assist in scoring the opening goal and setting up the insurance marker against the Saints ... notched second game-winner and third career goal in 2-1 road win over Rider ... finished season with 18 shots, seven of which were recorded in Patriot League action ... game-high three shots recorded against Albany, Siena and Lehigh.
High School: Shined in both the classroom and on the field at Woodlands High School in The Woodlands, Texas ... scholar-athlete who ranked No. 1 in graduation class that lists almost 1,200 students ... school's outstanding defensive player in 2001 ... played club ball for the Challenge 85.
Personal: Given name is Kate Venable ... born Nov. 21, 1985 ... parents' names are Alan and Brenda Venable ... major is undeclared.