| Kylie Doniak
Chino Hills, Calif.
Ruben S. Ayala
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HONORS & AWARDS
· 2009 NSCAA All-Central Region Third Team
· 2009 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
· 2008 Soccer Buzz Magazine Freshman All-America Third Team
· 2008 Soccer Buzz Magazine All-Freshman Central Region
· Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Spring 2009, Fall 2008)
· Started in 8 of 12 matches played in the midfield
· Finished second on the squad in scoring 13 points with five goals and three assists.
· Posted first goal of the season in UT's first game against Louisiana-Monroe (Aug. 19).
· Connected on the Horns' final goal against Georgia for a 3-0 win (Aug. 26).
· Scored two goals in UT's 5-1 win over Cal State Northridge (Aug. 28).
· Netted UT's lone goal against San Diego for final goal of the season (Sept. 9).
· Shot 46% of her shots of goal, going 10 for 22 of the season.
·Started in all 21 matches played in the midfield.
·Led the Horns in scoring for the 2nd consecutive year with 23 points off 7 goals and 9 assists, setting career highs in all three categories.
·Posted her first assist of the season when she connected with Freshman Leah Fortune helping Texas rout UTSA 3-1 (Aug. 27).
·Recorded first goal of the season in 1-1 tie with USC (Aug. 29).
·Tallied second goal of the year in a 5-1 win over Navy (Sep. 3).
·Lifted the Horns over UW-Milwaukee, 4-3, with her first gamewinner of the season in an overtime thriller (Oct.1 ) ... assisting junior Lucy Keith from a corner kick in the 98th minute.
·Helped Texas to earn first Big 12 win of the year with a gamewinner, defeating Baylor 1-0 (Oct. 10) ... her third goal of the year and second gamewinner.
·Posted two assists in a 2-1 win over Iowa State (Oct. 17), giving her nine total on the season ... nine assists are tied for sixth in UT's single-season record book and are the most by a Longhorn since 2006.
·Scored lone goal in the Horns 1-0 upset over No. 5 Oklahoma State (Oct. 22) snapping OSU's 13-match unbeaten streak.
·Secured a 1-1 tie with Texas A&M with lone goal in the 13th minute (Oct. 29) ... has now recorded either an assist or goal in Texas' last six matches and has been the Longhorns lone goal scorer over the last three games.
·Named to Academic All Big-12 First Team for second consecutive year.
·Named to All Big-12 Second Team.
·Earned first Academic All-District selection.
·Placed on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Central Region Third Team for second consecutive year.
· Started in 17 of 17 matches played in the midfield
· Led the Longhorns in scoring with 12 points off five goals and two assists.
· Set career highs in goals (five), points (12) and gamewinners (two).
· Posted first goal of the season in UT's 2-0 victory over Houston (Aug. 28).
· Connected on the Horns' first goal in their 2-0 win over Kentucky (Sept. 13).
· Scored third goal of the season in Big 12 Conference opener at Oklahoma (Sept. 25).
· Recorded first career game winner when she was successful on a penalty kick in the 73rd minute to give Texas a 2-1 win over No. 19/25 Kansas (Oct. 4).
· Tallied first assist of the season in UT's come from behind win over Loyola-Chicago (Oct. 9)
· Registered a career-high three points in UT's 2-1 win over Nebraska (Oct. 16) ... scored in the 15th minute then assisted Hannah Higgins' gamewinning goal in the 83rd minute.
· Started in all 20 matches played as a true freshman in the midfield...played 1,577 minutes for the highest total among all 2008 freshmen.
· Tallied the game-winning assist in UT's 2-1 victory over No. 18 California (9/21).
· Scored her first goal as a Longhorn at TCU (9/19) to tie the game at 1-1.
· Recorded an assist in her first career game against Samford (8/22).
· Three-time U.S. National Team Member (2006-08).
· Two-time NSCAA Youth All-American Team (2006-07).
· Two-time select for Cal South ODP Team (2005-07).
· Played for Region IV team from 2006-08...group advanced to semifinals in 2006 and 2007.
· Member of the Slammers FB `91 under coaches Rick Young, Ziad Kjoury and Walid Khoury.
· Competed on the Surf Cup Championship team from 2005-07.
· Helped the squad to wins at the 2005 Gothia World Cup Youth Championship, 2005 Manchester United Cup Championship and 2005 Coast Soccer League Championship.
· Team won the 2006 Jefferson Cup and 2007 Far West Regional League Championship.
· Four-year letterwinner at Ayala High School under coach Jeff Allen.
· Helped lead the team to three Sierra League Championships (2005-07)
· 2007 Sierra League MVP and First Team All-League from 2005-07.
· 2006 First Team All-California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) and second team all CIF in 2007.
· AHS team captain from 2007-08.
· Member of the National Honor Society and Christian Club...California Scholarship Federation honoree and CIF Scholar- Athlete.
Daughter of Lori and Dave Doniak ... born Kylie Doniak on September 27, 1990 ... has two sisters Alyssa (23) and Makenzy (17) ... father Dave was a football All-American at California State University-Long Beach ... major is corporate communications.
OFF-FIELD WITH KYLIE DONIAK
What was your 2010 summer's theme song? "Dynamite" by Taio Cruz
Movie you can't watch without crying? A Walk to Remember
Biggest celebrity crush? Paul Walker
At a team get together, I'm usually the one who ... Sings Italian Opera
Favorite Texas BBQ joint? Salt Lick
Favorite movie quote? "Our love fern. It's dead. You let it die. Are you going to let us die?" - How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days
Weirdest class taken in college? Weather and Climate
Favorite supervillan/superhero? Hercules
If you could go back in time and tell yourself one bit of advice what would it be? Enjoy the time you have
Favorite looking jersey of the 2010 World Cup? Spain
If you could major in one other subject, what would it be? Psychology
Team Edward or Team Jacob/ or Team Harry Potter? Harry Potter
If you were in a band, what type of music/ what instrument would you want to play? Acoustic guitar, alternative
Favorite board game? Catch Phrase
Greatest on the field moment? I scored a 35 yard goal against Nebraska
What is your weirdest trait? I can sing Italian Opera
What have you learned about yourself while in college? I can handle more than I think
What does a dream day look like to you ten years from now? Vacationing in Tahiti with my husband
What was your favorite movie of the summer? Toy Story 3
If you could be on the cover of any magazine what would it be and what would you be doing? ESPN Magazine: Soccer National Championship
What legacy do you hope to leave after graduation? I helped the Texas soccer team win its first National Championship
What did you do this summer? Went home to California, trained in Austin and did summer school
What is your favorite sport outside of soccer? Beach volleyball