Get to Know: Katie Fellows Hodgkiss

Senior forward Katie Fellows Hodgkiss returns to lead the Cougars in 2008

Name: Katie Fellows Hodgkiss


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Husband's name? Corby Hodgkiss (former member of the BYU football team)

Who is your favorite athlete and why? Curtis Fellows - he always works hard.

How old were you when you starting playing soccer? Four years old.

What has been the highlight of your athletic career? Scoring the winning goal in the 2007 Mountain West Conference championship game.

Where was the toughest place you've ever competed? College Station, Texas.

Who is the first person you call after a game? My husband - Corby.

What is the one movie you must have in your movie collection? Hairspray.

If you could meet any person living or dead, who would it be? Joseph Smith.

What is your pet peeve? When people cut you off when you're driving.

Who is the most famous person you've ever met? Elder L. Tom Perry.

Do you have any phobias? I'm claustrophobic.

What is your nickname? "Squirt"

What words or phrases do you use way too much? "Ooh La La"

What is your favorite thing about BYU in general? The atmosphere created by the students.

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Katie's Stats -

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At BYU

JUNIOR - (2007): Played in 22 games and started 18 ... missed one game due to a concussion ... ranked third on the team in scoring with four goals, including one game-winner, and an assist ... ranked second on the team with 48 shots, putting 19 on goal ... named MWC Championship Tournament MVP for her two-goal performance in the championship game against UNLV ... recorded an assist at Weber State ... scored first goal of the season against TCU in first conference match ... recorded second goal at Air Force ... tallied both goals in a 2-1 MWC Championship win over UNLV ... racked up a season-high seven shots against No. 11 Texas in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

SOPHOMORE - (2006): Played in 19 games, starting in 10 ... Finished second on the team with three goals and six points ... Took 21 shots on the season ... Took two shots in back-to-back games against Idaho State and Georgia ... Earned first start of the season against Pacific ... Scored first goal of season in 1-1 tie against Utah State ... Netted lone goal in 1-0 victory over Arizona ... Took two shots against San Francisco ... Shot the ball five times against Air Force and twice against New Mexico and Portland ... Scored game-tying goal against Northwestern.

FRESHMAN - (2005): Played in 16 games ... Took six shots ... Assisted Jessica Aquino for the fifth goal of the game in 5-0 victory over Utah State ... Assisted Brooke Bowman for final goal of game in 6-0 win over Air Force ... Took shots against George Mason, Weber State and Utah State ... Took three shots against Utah.

Before BYU

Named to Class of 2005 Top 100 Players in the Nation by studentsports.com ... 2001 and 2003 Best Offensive Player of the Year ... Region Pool team in 2002 and 2004 ... All-State Second Team in 2002 and 2003 ... Named Celtic Storm team captain two times ... Attended region camp from 2002-04 ... Member of ODP State team from 2001-04 ... Member of Alta varsity soccer that finished 18th in the nation in 2004 ... Member of 2003 Alta varsity soccer that was No. 3 in the nation until semi-final loss ... Member of the Alta Regional Champion team from 2001-04 ... Member of Alta State Champion team in 2002 and 2004 and third place 2003 ... 2004 Most Inspirational Player ... Awarded Best Goal of the Year in 2001 and 2002 ... Three-year varsity starter ... Member of State Championship Celtic Storm in 2001-05 ... 2002 Regional Finalist ... Member of Alta varsity basketball team in 2004-05 ... Played four years with Shockers Club ... Member of National Honor Society ... Presidential Academic Award ... Freshman Class Officer and student body officer.

Personal

Parents: Loisann and Robert ... Siblings: Stephen, Mark and Curtis ... married to former BYU football player Corby Hodgkiss

Statistics

Year GP Shs Gls Asts Pts

2007 22 48 4 1 9

2006 19 21 3 0 6

2005 16 6 0 2 2

Total 57 75 7 3 17

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