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#24 - Kathryn Knoester
2002-03 Women's Basketball
POS.
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HT.
5'9"
YR.
Jr.
HOMETOWN
Grand Rapids, Mich.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Grand Rapids Christian
Kathryn Knoester

2002-2003: Tallied eight double-figure scoring games for the Brown and Gold ... scored a career high 20 points against Concordia (Wis.) on 7-of-10 shooting ... started the first five games of the season and the final seven contests including the Mid-Continent Conference Tournament and the NCAA Tournament ... grabbed five or more rebounds six times on the season ... pulled down six boards at Western Illinois and against Oakland in the Mid-Con Championship game ... dished out five assists against Oral Roberts ... registered five steals against Southern Utah and at Western Illinois ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team ... recipient of team's Prepare to be a Champion Award ... team captain ... a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

2001-2002: Appeared in all 33 games for the Brown and Gold, making 32 starts ... scored 17 points against IUPUI ... finished sixth in the Mid-Continent Conference in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.20) ... dished out 2.6 assists per contest ... tied a career high with seven assists at Oakland ... made four three-pointers against IUPUI and Wisconsin-Milwaukee ... was a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line at Western Illinois ... grabbed a career high seven rebounds against Eastern Kentucky ... recorded three steals twice ... registered two blocks at Michigan in the WNIT ... earned team's Best Defensive Player Award ... named to the Mid-Con All-Academic Team.

2000-2001: Played in all 29 games of rookie season, starting 20 of them ... averaged 5.8 points per game ... dished out 70 assists (2.4 per game) ... grabbed 47 rebounds (1.6 per game) ... second on the team with 27 three-point field goals ... scored 12 points on three occasions ... tallied seven assists at Chicago State ... earned team's Best Defensive Player Award.

Prep: A three year starter for the Eagles ... a member of Christian High School's state championship team in 1997 ... All-Grand Rapids City League selection twice ... attended the Blue Star Elite and WBCA camps for two years ... a member of an AAU state championship team four consecutive seasons ... ranked among the top-30 high school players in the state of Michigan ... AAU team finished 5th in the country at the national tournament ... scored 44 points in one AAU game ... holds Grand Rapids Christian's school three-point record ... also played soccer for four years and was an All-Conference and All-District selection three times ... high school coach was Al Vandenbosch.

Personal: Kathryn is the daughter of Bill and Julie Knoester ... born February 8, 1982 ... major is elementary education.

W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. #21/21 Notre Dame
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 4
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Green Bay
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 4, 12:00 p.m. Valpo