Courtney Ksiazek
Courtney Ksiazek

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Il.

High School:
Neuqua Valley

Height:
5-9

Position:
Defense

Birthdate:
12/24/1991


12/10/2013

Scholar Athletes of the Week (December 2 to December 8)

This week's honorees are Jenna Thorp and Andrew Morse

2011 SEASON:
Made 18 appearances and started 10 games in the central midfield ... Ball winning specialist for the Huskie, with strong leg ... Totaled 13 shots during the season, four on goal ... Part of a midfield that combined for three shutouts.

2010 SEASON:

Competed in 18 contests, starting in seven matches ... totaled 16 shots on the season, including six on goal ... netted the game-winning goal in the Huskies 1-0 vitory over Akron ... assisted Shelbi Johnson in the gamewinner over SIU Edwardsville ... ranked tied for fourth on the team in shots on goal ... tallied a season-high five shot attempts, including a season-high two on goal, against Eastern Michigan ... also recorded shots on goal against Green Bay, Ball State, Buffalo and Akron ... earned starts against Ball State, Buffalo, Kent State, Akron, Ohio, Eastern Michigan and Central Michigan.

HIGH SCHOOL:
Three-year varsity letterwinner with senior season still to come ... earned all-conference and all-sectional honors as a junior and a member of the all-city honorable mention team her sophomore season ... helped lead Naperville to regional championships and sectional finals her freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... recorded two goals and five assists for nine points, to help her team to a conference and regional championship victory en route to sectional finals her junior year ... registered three goals and two assists as a sophomore and one goal and two assists as a freshman with the Wildcats ... was also a two-year all-academic athlete at Naperville ... started every match with the Chicago Magic club team under head coach Scott Fonfara ... lead team to the Metro United Championships and a Best of the Midwest Championships her freshman season ... helped team to the Disney Showcase finalist as both a sophomore and junior ... member of the Super Y-League National Champion team as a junior ... led team to the Presidents Cup as a junior.

PERSONAL/MISCELLANEOUS:
Member of the Chicago Magic club team ... daughter of Carol and Mark Ksiazek ... intends to major in accounting ... volunteers with the Harvest Food Drive ... admires Patrick Kane ... enjoys scrapbooking.