Katie Bowen


Katie Bowen

Pronunciation: BOW-en

Height: 5’7”

Date of Birth: April 15, 1994

Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand

Citizenship: New Zealand

College: North Carolina

Twitter: @Kati3bowen

Midfielder Katie Bowen was selected by FC Kansas City with 16th overall pick in the 2016 NWSL College Draft.

International: Bowen is a current member of the New Zealand Women’s National Team. She was an alternate for the Football Ferns at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England. Started in the midfield at the 2012 U-20 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Japan and played for the senior team in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada. Currently has 29 caps with the senior New Zealand National Team.

College: Joined the Tar Heels fresh off her participation in the London Olympic Games and U-20 Women’s World Cup in Japan. During her freshman year, she moved into the starting lineup against UConn on August 31, 2012. Starter 19 out of the 20 games that season recording two goals and seven assists. As a sophomore, she played in all 25 games for UNC and had five assists. In 2014, she served as one of the team captains and started as a center back. First-team All-ACC Selection. As a senior,  she was named to the Hermann Trophy Watch List, second-team preseason Top Drawer Soccer Best XI election on defense named to preseason All-ACC Team.

Katie Bowen’s Career Statistics
Year    GP/GS    MIN    SH    G    A    PTS

2012    20/19    1668    12      2    7    11
2013    25/18    1931    15      0    5    5
2014    20/20    1875    11      0    3    3
Totals  65/57    5474    38     2   15   19
Katie Bowen’s Career Scoring Games
Date           Opponent    G    A    PTS
9/9/2012     San Diego      0    1    1
9/30/2012   Miami             1    1    3
10/4/2012   Boston Coll.    0    1    1
10/18/2012 Duke               0    1    1
11/16/2012  Illinois             1    1    3
11/30/2012  Stanford         0    1    1
12/2/2012    Penn State    0    1    1
2012 TOTALS                   2    7    11
8/25/2013    VCU               0    1    1
8/30/2013    New Mexico    0    1    1
9/22/2013    Miami              0    1    1
9/26/2013    Pittsburgh        0    1    1
10/10/2013  NC State          0    1    1
2013 TOTALS                      0    5    5
9/7/2014     Arkansas           0    1    1
10/19/2014  Duke                 0    2    2
2014 TOTALS                      0    3    3
CAREER TOTALS               2    15    19