Katie Gauthier
Katie Gauthier
Height: 5-5
Year: Jr.
Hometown: West Boylston, Mass.
High School: West Boylston Junior/Senior

2017 AWARDS

All-Conference: First Team All-Conference Doubles 

2017 RECORDS

Total Appearances: 21 

Singles Record: 6-4

Doubles Record: 8-3

Singles conference record: 5-3 

Doubles conference record: 7-1

NOTABLES

  • Earned her second career All-Conference honors and her first First Team award
  • Recognized as a Little East Conference Fall All-Academic Team honoree and ITA Scholar-Athlete 
  • Tied with doubles partner Kristy Garcia for the team lead in doubles wins (eight) 
  • Finished second on the team with 14 total victories and a 14-7 overall record
  • Ended the season on a five-match winning streak between third and fourth singles 
  • Won five-straight doubles matches at number one doubles between September 9-October 3
  • Earned a win in every conference match, including picking up the Beacons’ only victory against Little East Conference Champion Rhode Island College at third singles (6-2, 7-5) 

2016-17 Enjoyed a strong freshman campaign while playing at third singles and first doubles … Named to the Little East Conference All-Conference Second Team for doubles … Tabbed as the Little East Conference Rookie of the Week one time … Finished third on the team with her 12 wins (12-20) … Posted a 5-10 mark in singles, including a 5-9 mark at third singles … Registered a 7-10 mark in doubles play, with a 7-9 mark at first singles … Made her collegiate debut on September 3 against the College of Staten Island and went 2-0 in the victory … Teamed up with Kristy Garcia for an 8-4 win at first doubles against Staten Island … Earned a dominant 6-0, 6-1 win at third singles in the victory over Staten Island … Registered her first LEC conference win on September 20 with an 8-4 win at first doubles against Salem State University … Finished 2-0 against the University of Southern Maine on September 27, including earning an 8-0 win at first doubles … Teamed up with Garcia to earn three-straight doubles victories from October 14-March 9 … Earned a 6-4, 6-3 win at third singles on March 9 in a win over Penn State Berks … Closed out the season with an 8-2 win at first doubles against Salve Regina University.

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from West Boylston Junior/Senior High School in 2016 ... Played tennis, soccer and was a member of the cheerleading team ... Played five years of varsity tennis at West Boylston JR/SR High School ... Earned the Most Valuable Player award for tennis as a junior and senior ... Recognized as a two-time league All-Star ... Honored with the Coaches Award as a sophomore ... Picked up the Coaches Award two times in cheerleading and once in Soccer ... Born on August 17, 1998 ... Daughter of Sue and Steve ... Has one brother, Nolan ... Member of the UMass Boston Student-Athlete Advisory Committee ... Currently majoring in Psychology.