11 - Katherine Wall
Katherine Wall
Born: 07/14/1986
Height: 5-6
Year: Senior
Hometown: Arlington, MA
High School: Arlington
Position: D

Notables Overall great foot skill and field vision ... Will anchor the defense and could see action at center midfield ... Distributes the ball well and should enhance the team's ability to generate offense.

2007 Named a First Team Little East Conference All-Star to become the first Beacon to earn that honor since 1997 and also became the first player since 1997 to earn multiple LEC All-Star accolades ... Anchored a Beacons' backfield that helped register a school-record tying five shutouts, while yielding 52 goals for the fifth-fewest total in school history ... Tallied five points on the season, with a goal and three assists, to rank fifth on the squad and first among defenders for UMB ... Began the season with points in back-to-back matches, notching an assist at Eastern Nazarene College on September 4 and a helper at Saint Joseph College (CT) on September 6 ... Netted her only goal of the season vs. Wall Rhode Island College on September 15 to give the Beacons their first score against the Anchorwomen since 1995.

2006 Started 15 of 17 matches and was named to the Little East Conference Second Team, becoming the first UMass Boston women's soccer player to be named a Little East Conference All-Star since 1997 ... Made the adjustment to the backfield after a year as one of the best midfielders in the league in 2005 ... Patrolled the backfield and helped UMass Boston maintain a 4.50 goals against average ... Played a good part of the season with a back injury, she missed one match and her value showed the most in her absence ... The team's goals against average was nearly a half-goal better at 4.15 when she was on the field in matches that she started ... Chipped in on the offensive end as well with five points on a pair of goals and an assist to rank third on the team in points and goals scored, all coming in the final three matches of the season ... Netted a goal and added an assist in a 2-2 tie at Regis College on October 23 and scored the game-winning tally vs. Lesley in the Beacon's 5-4 win on October 26.

2005 Played in 15 of 16 games for the Beacons, starting all 15 times ... Tied for first on the team with five goals and ranked second on the squad with 12 points, including a pair of assists ... Finished the season with seven points on three goals and an assist in the final two contests, including a season-high two goals and an assist at Lesley University on October 27 in the season finale.

Personal/High School Attended Arlington High School ... Majoring in criminal justice ... Born July 14, 1986, she is the daughter of Ben and Jean Wall ... She was also a forward for the UMass Boston Ice Hockey team and a member of the softball squad as well ... She was named to the Little East Conference Softball All-Star Team three years in a row, including a First Team selection in 2007.