15 - Katie Vautier
Katie Vautier
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Harwood, Md.
High School: Archbishop Spalding
Position: D
Major: Chemistry

SPARTAN CAREER STATS AND CAREER HIGHS

2012: Begins her third season with the York program ... named a Spartan captain for 2012 ... has become an excellent defensive player ... possesses exceptional athletic ability ... is an impact player on defense ... reads situations and communicates very well with her teammates ... handles the ball and helps in transition ... great body positioning ... will regularly draw the assignment of guarding the opposing team's best offensive player.

2011: Started all 17 games for the Spartans … was named to the 2011 All-Capital Athletic Conference first-team ... also landed on the IWLCA All-Metro Region second-team ... registered one goal, her first collegiate tally in York's 15-5 win over Rochester Institute on March 2 ... scooped up a team leading 43 ground balls ... led the Spartans in caused turnovers with 31 (next closest total was 13) ... recorded 32 draw controls.

2010: Started all 16 contests in the Spartan defense ... gained valuable experience ... picked up 37 groundballs ... grabbed 19 draw controls.

Personal: Is a chemistry major ... is the daughter of Jim and Becky Vautier ... born on March 11, 1991 ... played on the club level for CCLAX ... was a second-team All-Galaxy selection ... lists Coach Russell as the person she admires most ... hobbies include soccer, basketball, reading and kickboxing ... favorite athlete is Christiano Rinaldo ... most memorable athletic moment while at York was scoring her first goal during Fall Ball ... plans on working in a crime lab after graduating from college.