Duke Field Hockey BIO
7 Amanda Kim
2014: Started 16 games on defense as a junior, missing four due to injury … Received All-South Region second team recognition from the NFHCA … Helped the defense post a 1.18 goals against average to rank second in the ACC and seventh nationally … Guided back line to six shutouts, including against No. 7 Princeton and No. 17 Old Dominion … Scored off of a penalty corner opportunity against No. 10 Virginia (Sept. 19) … Selected to the All-ACC Academic Team and the NFHCA National Academic Squad.
2013: Moved into a starting role on defense during the Blue Devils’ historic 2013 season, which included an appearance in the NCAA championship match ... Member of a backline that ranked 18th nationally, holding opponents to 1.47 goals per game ... Guided the defensive unit to four shutouts, including against No. 13 Stanford and No. 15 Old Dominion ... Posted a defensive save against Virginia in the quarterfinals of the ACC Championship ... Had the game-winning goal against the Cardinal to match her career high in points (Oct. 20) ... Garnered NFHCA All-South Region second team recognition ... Also earned a spot on the All-ACC Academic Team and the NFHCA National Academic Squad.
2012: Saw action in 17 games, starting five in her rookie year ... Scored her first career goal against Old Dominion on Oct. 14 ... Named to the NFHCA Academic All-America team for her performance on the field and in the classroom ... Also earned a spot on the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at St. Catherine’s School ... 2011 first team All-American ... Two-time all-state and all-metro selection ... Richmond Times Dispatch Player of the Year ... Two-time all-conference selection ... Team co-captain ... 2010 Junior Olympics participant ... Outstanding high school soccer career included all-conference, all-state and all-metro honors.
Personal: Born on July 16, 1994 in Fayetteville, N.C. ... Daughter of Chris and Shelly Kim ... Has one brother (Christopher) and three sisters (Courtney, Sarah and Grace) ... Majoring in Spanish.