15 - Katie Furtado
Katie Furtado
Height: 5-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Elk Grove, Calif
High School: Pleasant GroveHS
Position: M
Major: Undeclared

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011)
Competed in eight matches…Made five starts…Registered five shots-on-goal…Compiled career-best four shots against Alabama-Huntsville (09/25/11).

AS A FRESHMAN (2010)
Competed in 15 games at the midfield position…Made five starts…Tallied one assist…Registered 705 minutes of playing time…Totaled eight shots…Collected one corner kick.

CAREER
Furtado attended Pleasant Grove HS and played under the tutelage of Jairo Camargo…During her tenure at PGHS, Furtado was named All-River Delta League during the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons…She was tabbed team MVP in 2009 and was named a team captain in both 2009 and 2010…She played for the Cal Rush Club Team and Chris McDonald…She earned multiple accolades on her club team including, 2006 Week 13 ODP Super Y National Player of the Week.

PERSONAL
Born November 19 in Sacramento, Calif. …She lists her hobbies as cooking, playing sports, working out, making bracelets, and spending time with family and friends…Lists becoming a Radiologist as her career goal…Believes her technical abilities and vision are her best assets to the team…Names David Beckham, among other, as her favorite athlete and Barcelona her favorite team…She chose Saint Leo because she fell in love with the team and coaches…Daughter of Denny and Pam Furtado...Has two siblings, Corey and Brooke.