18 - Kat Lawson
Kat Lawson
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: White Post, Va.
High School: Clarke County
Position: D

2009: Competing for the Generals for the first time this season after transferring from Colgate ... expected to compete for a starting spot in the defensive third this year.

2008: Played in nine games during her rookie season at Colgate ... started four contests and was named the Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week on one occasion ... scored one goal.

High School: Earned three letters in soccer and one in track at Clarke County … served as the spccer team captain during her senior season … soccer team was Virginia Soccer State Cup Finalists in 2006 and 2009 … team was also Virginia State Soccer Runners-up in 2007 … attended the Turks and Caicos Islands Football Association Women’s Soccer Festival in 2007 … team named Disney Soccer Showcase Finalists and Surf Cup Soccer Finalists in 2006 … named to the Virginia All-Star Soccer team in 2007 and 2008 … named team rookie of the year during 2005 season … member of women’s track team that was Virginia State Women’s Track Runners-up in 2006 … took second place at the Virginia State Track 4x400 meter competition … finished fifth in the Virginia State Track triple jump competition.

Personal: Father, Thomas M. ’83, attended W&L and played tennis … Grandfather, Thomas O. ’56, also attended W&L … Grandmother, Dorothy, played tennis and basketball at Sweet Briar … valedictorian of high school senior class … named to Colgate’s Dean’s List in 2008-09 … undeclared major.