National Team Experience: Member of the U.S. Youth National Team in 2007 and 2008 ... played in the 2007 Nike Friendlies and 2008 Kicks Against Breast Cancer, while attending the U-14 August Camp and U-15 January Camp.
Junior (2013): Appeared in 17 games … took 14 corners ... played a season-high 49 minutes in Duke’s 6-3 win over Pittsburgh on Oct. 27 ... tallied 230 minutes played.
Sophomore (2012): Appeared in 17 games … registered two goals and three assists on the year … connected on goals against William & Mary and Francis Marion ... assisted on goals versus Elon, Washington State and N.C. State ... tallied 348 minutes played.
Freshman (2011): Saw action in 14 games ... recorded her first career shot on Sept. 15 in a 3-0 win against Charleston, where she also played a season-high 30 minutes ... played 160 minutes on the year.
Regional Team Experience: Played for the Region I ODP squad from 2006-09 ... traveled to Costa Rica and Ireland ... traveled to the Region I Friendlies in 2010 ... competed for the Virginia ‘93 State Team from 2006-09, while helping them claim the Region I ODP Tournament Championship in 2008 and competed in the ODP Nationals in 2009 in Frisco, Texas.
High School/Club: Listed as the sixth-best player in the Mid-Atlantic Region by TopDrawerSoccer.com ... played for the Bethesda Soccer Club in Maryland from 2008-11 ... at the Region I USYS Championship in 2011, led the tournament with seven goals and eight assists ... 2012 regional finalists ... guided Bethesda to the State Cup title in 2011 ... led Bethesda to 2010 titles at the Maryland State Cup, Region I Premier League and Jefferson Cup Showcase ... in 2009, guided Bethesda to titles at the Disney Soccer Showcase, CASL Showcase, Bethesda Thanksgiving Tournament, Discovery Cup, PDA Showcase and Region I Premier League ... played for the Loudoun Soccer Club from 2005-08 ... 2008 PDA College Showcase champions ... competed in the Boca Inter-Regionals in 2007 and 2008 ... did not play high school soccer ... lettered in track & field in 2009 and 2010, while lettering in cross country as a senior ... placed second in the 800 meters at the state championship in 2010 and was sixth in 2009 ... finished sixth in the 4x400 (2009 and 2010) at the state championship ... school record holder in the 800 (2:22.21) for track & field ... All-ISL runner in cross country ... holds the school record in the 5K (19:50).
Personal: Katy Elizabeth Colas was born on March 18, 1993 in Arlington, Va. ... daughter of Tim & Mary Colas ... has two brothers, Robbie (23) and Ryan (28) ... has one sister, Kelly (26) ... her brother, Ryan, ran track at James Madison from 2006-07 ... her father, Tim, ran track at South Carolina from 1979-83 ... member of The Director’s List (Honor Roll), Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) and the Service Club all through high school ... named to the Dean’s List at Duke in the Spring of 2013 ... a three-time ACC Honor Roll selection ... and Latin National Honor Society ... majoring in sociology along with a minor in theatre studies and a markets and management certificate.