Duke Women's Soccer BIO
7 Katie Trees
Junior (2013): Saw action in 15 games ... played a season-high 49 minutes in Duke’s 6-3 win over Pittsburgh on Oct. 27 ... tallied 215 minutes played.
Sophomore (2012): Appeared in 21 matches, starting four … recorded 14 points, good for sixth on the team … tallied five goals and four assists … went 1-for-1 on penalty kicks as she connected against Marquette in the Duke Nike Classic … played a season-high 90 minutes in a 5-2 win over eighth-ranked Marquette on Sept. 9 scoring the game-winning goal and adding an assist … notched a career-high two goals against Elon ... added two assists against Loyola (Md.) in the NCAA Tournament ... scored goals versus two ACC squads -- Clemson and N.C. State ... tallied 699 minutes played.
Freshman (2011): Saw action in 15 games after missing the first 12 due to an injury suffered in preseason ... scored her first career goal on Nov. 13 in a 5-0 win over Radford in the first round of the NCAA Tournament ... took five shots on the season, three of which were on goal ... played a season-high 23 minutes in the second round of the NCAA Tournament against Georgia ... saw action in 196 minutes.
High School/Club: ESPNRISE Girls Soccer All-American Second Team 2011 ... ranked No. 97 in the latest TopDrawerSoccer.com player rankings ... listed as the 19th-best player in the Southern California region by TopDrawerSoccer.com ... three-time letterwinner and varsity starter ... as a senior, led her Torrey Pines H.S. team and the Palomar League with 28 goals and 15 assists ... San Diego Union Tribune and North County Times Athlete of the Week for the week of Jan. 12, 2011 ... San Diego Union Tribune North Zone Female Athlete of the Year in 2011 ... ESPNRISE National Soccer Player of the Week on March 3, 2001 ... scored the game-winning goal in an 1-0 (OT) win for CIF section championship title ... during the 2011 Southern California CIF Regional Division I Championship, scored a goal in every regional playoff contest ... named Torrey Pines H.S. MVP, All-League First Team for the Palomar League, All-Section CIF First Team for San Diego County, All-North Country First Team Girls Soccer for North County Times and San Diego Surf Soccer MVP as a senior ... her junior year, notched 14 goals and eight assists ... 2010 San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic Soccer Team ... 2010 Torrey Pines H.S. Offensive Player of the Year ... 2009 and 2010 Avocado League Champion and Individual Honorable Mention selection ... Torrey Pines High School Scholar-Athlete in 2009, 2010 and 2011 ... as a sophomore, tallied 11 goals and 13 assists ... San Diego Union Tribune and North County Times Athlete of the Week on Feb. 3, 2009 and Feb. 10, 2009, respectively ... played for the San Diego Surf Soccer White Team for 10 years ... notched three goals and one assist, guiding her team to the 2009 Far West Regional League Fall Championship ... 2006 San Diego Surf Soccer Club - Youngers -- MVP ... a four-year standout in lacrosse playing the center and attack positions ... expected to play lacrosse at Duke as well as soccer ... over four years, totaled 212 goals and 91 assists in lacrosse ... ranked as the No. 1 player for the Western United States ... honorable-mention ESPNRISE All-America in 2011 ... as a senior, notched 64 goals and 36 assists ... 2011 North Country Times Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year, San Diego Union Tribune All-Academic First Team selection, All-League First Team for the Palomar League, All-Section CIF First Team for San Diego County and All-North County Times First Team honoree ... led her squad to its second CIF Division I title with six goals and two assists in an 18-5 victory during the championship ... notched 53 goals and 22 assists in 2010 as a junior, while posting 45 goals and 20 assists as a sophomore in lacrosse ... KBCSports.com Player of the Game for the 2010 CIF Sectional Championship, which was the first ever CIF title for Torrey Pines girls’ lacrosse ... All-Section CIF Second Team selection in 2010 ... as a freshman, registered 50 goals and 13 assists ... three-time All-League CIF Second Team selection ... California Youth Lacrosse Attack Player of the Year in 2006 and 2007.
Personal: Katherine Marie Trees was born on August 6, 1992 in San Diego County, Calif. ... daughter of Carl & Le Ann Trees ... has one brother, Andrew (25), and one sister, Rebecca (21) ... member of the National Honor Society in 2010-11 ... received the 2008 Falcon Award for overall excellence by her school ... two-time president of Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... is a 12-year classical pianist ... received the 2011 Most Athletic Female Award for Torrey Pines H.S., which was voted on by the student body ... member of the Duke women’s lacrosse team ... a 2012 and 2013 ACC Honor Roll selection ... majoring in public policy along with obtaining a markets and management certificate.