U.S. National Team
Starting goalkeeper for the U.S. Under-20 National Team at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup and CONCACAF Championship … Won the Golden Glove at the CONCACAF Championship, totaling four shutouts in each of her four starts in the tournament ... Former pool player with the U-18 Team … Traveled with the U-17s to Denmark in 2010 … First brought into the U.S. National Team Program with the U-15s in 2008.
Set NCAA records for career shutouts (55) and single-season shutouts (19) … Set a new UCLA record for goals against average with a GAA of 0.245 … Also set school records for consecutive shutouts (10) and consecutive shutout minutes (969) … Finishes her career ranked No. 2 on UCLA’s all-time charts for goals against average (0.40) and wins (73) and No. 3 in saves (202) … Second-team NSCAA All-American and first-team NSCAA All-Pacific Region … Pac-12 Goalkeeper of the Year … First-team All-Pac-12 for the second-straight year … Three-time Pac-12 Goalkeeper of the Week … Finished the year with a 21-1-2 record and recorded 49 saves while allowing a school-record low six goals … Recorded a pair of assists in back-to-back games in the NCAA Tournament, assisting Taylor Smith on breakaway goals in the first round against San Diego and again in the second round against Harvard … Played in every minute of every game … Had a six-game shutout streak to start the season and a 10-game shutout streak at the end of the season … Selected to the MAC Hermann Trophy Watch List.
Set a school record for single-season shutouts with 15 and also had three shared shutouts … Led the nation in goals against average with a GAA of 0.27 … Led all goalkeepers with a save percentage of .903 … Second-team NSCAA All-American and first-team NSCAA All-Pacific Region … Named to Soccer America’s MVP team … Earned College Cup All-Tournament honors after recording a shutout in the championship game and saving two penalty kicks in the semifinal shootout … First-team All-Pac-12 and honorable mention all-academic selection … Awarded the Golden Glove at the Notre Dame adidas Invitational … Made seven saves in the regular season contest against North Carolina and four vs. Duke to earn Duke Nike Classic All-Tournament honors … Saved a penalty kick in a 3-0 shutout win at LMU … Finished the year with a 22-1-3 record and recorded 65 saves while allowing just seven goals … Earned shutouts in five of six NCAA Tournament games … Her 22 wins tied the school record for wins in a season … Ranks second on UCLA’s career charts with 52 wins and 36 shutouts … Her 153 career saves rank fifth all-time at UCLA.
Set a school record for consecutive shutout minutes with 564 to start the season, breaking CiCi Peterson’s record of 540 set in 2000 … Third-team NSCAA All-Pacific Region honoree … Named to the Pac-12’s second-team all-conference and honorable mention all-academic teams … Led the Pac-12 in shutouts (11) and shutouts per game (0.55) and ranked second in the conference and 13th nationally with a 0.57 goals against average … Finished the year with a 17-3 record and recorded 46 saves while allowing just 11 goals … Posted a season-high six saves while shutting out Pepperdine.
Member of the Pac-12 All-Freshman Team … Started and played in 20 of 21 matches … Finished the year with a 13-1-4 record in goal … Ranked second in the Pac-12 in shutouts (10), shutouts per game (0.50) and goals against average (0.61) … Surrendered just 11 goals on the season … Posted a season-high six saves in a 1-1 draw at No. 24 Pepperdine … Gave up more than one goal in just two matches all season (Stanford and USC).
Helped her club team, San Juan, to a national championship in 2008 … Awarded the tournament’s Golden Gloves Award at the final four … Named Top Drawer Soccer’s “Player to Watch” in 2008 … Also a varsity basketball and volleyball player at Vacaville Christian High School, earning all-league honors in both sports.
Full name is Katelyn Morgan Rowland … Born on Mar. 16, 1994 in Walnut Creek, Calif. … Parents are Joseph and Paula Rowland … Younger sister is Kendra … Lists playing for the Nordic Cup Championship in Denmark with the U.S. National Team has her greatest athletic thrill … Admires Hope Solo and Heather O’Reilly of the U.S. Women’s National Team … Sociology major.