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Get to Know: Kassidy Christensen-Shumway

Kassidy Christensen-Shumway scored her first goal of the 2009 season against Arizona on Sept. 19.

What is your husband's name?

Drew Shumway

Is your husband an athlete at BYU?

He plays on the lacrosse team.

Who is your favorite athlete, besides your husband, and why?

LeBron James because he's really good.

How old were you when you first started playing soccer?

Five years old.

What is the one item you must have with you when you travel?

My phone.

Who is the first person you call after a game?

Probably my parents, if they aren't there already.

If you could meet any person, dead or alive, who would it be?


What has been your least favorite roadtrip since being at BYU?


What is one movie you must have in your movie collection?

A Knight's Tale.

What is your favorite television show?

What I Like About You.

What is your favorite thing about playing at South Field?

The fans!





SOPHOMORE - (2008): Played in 23 games ... started 18 ... All-MWC 2nd Team ... scored 6 goals, second-best on the team ... each of her goals were game-winners ... led MWC in game-winning goals ... had a season-high seven shots in 4-1 win over Georgia ... recorded five shots in a game twice ... had 43 total shots, third-most on the team ... named to Elite Team of the Week ... had 21 shots on goal ... had four assists on the season ... ranked 9th in goals scored in MWC ... ranked 10th in points in MWC with 16.

FRESHMAN - (2007): 2007 NSCAA/adidas NCAA Women's Division I All-West Region Third Team ... Soccer Buzz 2007 Freshman All Americas 4th Team and West Region All Regionals All Freshman Team ... played in every game during the season and started the final eight ... received First Team All-MWC honors ... ranked second on the team in goals (7), points (16), and shots (48) as a true freshman ... four of her seven goals were game-winners ... named MWC Player of the Week on Oct. 29 ... honored as member of the Soccer Buzz Elite Team of the Week on Oct. 31 ... scored first collegiate goal in first game in a 1-0 win at Michigan State ... scored second goal at Weber State in a 2-0 win ... also scored against Montana ... recorded first multi-goal game in first collegiate start with two goals at Air Force ... scored lone goals in 1-0 wins at Wyoming and at home against New Mexico in the following two games ... recorded season-high six shots against TCU in the MWC Tournament, and again against Texas in the NCAA Tournament ... tallied two assists in a 2-0 win in the semifinal match of the MWC Tournament against San Diego State.

BEFORE BYU - First Team All-State 2004, 2005 and 2006 ...2005 Class 4A State MVP, led Woods Cross to State Championship ...Team captain & MVP Woods Cross soccer 2006 ...Woods Cross leading scorer 2003-2006 ...ODP State Team 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006 ...Two-year varsity basketball player ...Defensive Player of Year basketball 2005 ...2006 Academic All-State ...4.0 GPA, class rank No. 1

Year GP Shs Gls Asts Pts

2008 23 43 6 4 16

2007 23 48 7 2 16

Totals 46 91 13 6 32

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