Katie Baumgardner
Katie  Baumgardner


Sterling, Va.

High School:
Potomac Falls



Reston FC


Buckeyes Claim Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Accolades

58 Ohio State student-athletes posted 3.7 or better GPAs in 2011-12


Ohio State Concludes Season with 2-1 Setback to No. 3 Duke in Sweet 16

Season concludes with second consecutive appearance in NCAA Sweet 16


Ohio State Takes on No. 3 Duke in Sweet 16 Matchup Sunday in Durham

Buckeyes in Sweet 16 for second consecutive season


Athletics Good Stuff

Nov. 7 - Nov. 13


Ohio State Continues NCAA Tournament Play Friday Facing Milwaukee at Duke

Buckeyes in NCAAs for fourth time in five seasons

2011 (Senior): Started every match in goal during 2011 season ... record was 11-8-2 ... recorded three saves at Missouri ... recorded four saves in shutout at West Virginia ... four saves at Minnesota ... then-season-high seven saves vs. Illinois ... assist on Cameron's goal at Penn State ... three saves at Wisconsin ... four saves vs. Nebraska ... season-best 10 saves in shutout win at Michigan ... had seven saves in Big Ten tournament vs. Illinois ... shutout with three saves in NCAA first round at Tennessee ... eight saves in the loss at Duke ... Big Ten defensive player of the week: Illinois/Northwestern ... 2010 College Cup All-Tournament team ... Capital One/CoSIDA academic all-district ... academic all-Big Ten.

2010 (Junior): Came off the bench in seven of the first 17 games but started the last seven, including all five NCAA contests ... named to College Cup All-Tournament team after making a career-best 10 saves against Notre Dame in semifinals ... went 4-2-1 with four shutouts in her seven starts and finished 6-4-2 on the season ... recorded the second-highest save percentage in the Big Ten at .837 ... fourth in the Big Ten with a 0.68 goals-against average ... stopped fourth Dayton PK in second round NCAA contest to help Buckeyes advance ... recorded first career shutout in 1-0 Big Ten championship-clinching victory over Michigan State ... Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week Nov. 8 ... named Academic All-Big Ten and an OSU Scholar-Athlete.

2009 (Sophomore): Did not see any game action while backing up Lauren Robertson ... an OSU Scholar-Athlete.

2008 (Freshman): Played in five games due to a leg injury to Lauren Robertson ... made two saves in relief in her first collegiate game, vs. Michigan ... started next four games - vs. Iowa, Minnesota, Purdue and Illinois ... made 13 saves in her five appearances and picked up first collegiate win vs. Iowa ... named an OSU Scholar-Athlete.

RFC United: A member of Reston FC since 2004 ... served as a team captain for Reston FC teams that were Virginia state finalists in 2007 and semifinalists in 2005 and 2006 ... the '07 team won the 2007 Surf Cup and was a Disney finalist ... selected to the Virginia state ODP program four times (2001-02-03-05).

Potomic Falls H.S.: A two-year soccer letterwinner and two-time team captain who also lettered in lacrosse and basketball ... helped Potomic win district and regional championships in 2006 and she was named honorable mention all-metro area by the Washington Post and first-team all-district.

Personal: Daughter of Marie and Charlie Baumgardner ... has a sister, Amy, and a brother, Eric ... was sports editor of her school yearbook, secretary of her senior class and president of its varsity club.