UCLA def. Wisconsin 1-0 on 8-31-12. Photos by Scott Chandler
U.S. National Team
Pool player with the Under-18 U.S. National 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.
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 March 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.