FC KANSAS CITY SELECTS MEWIS WITH FIRST PICK
KRISTIE MEWISPosition: Midfielder Height: 5-8 Hometown: Hanson, Ma. College: Boston College High School: Whitman-Hanson
College: 2012: Named a Division 1 ECAC All-Star ... Hermann Trophy Semifinalist ... NSCAA First Team All-America honoree ... Named to the TopDrawerSoccer.com Team of the Season - Upperclassmen - first team ... All-ACC first team ... College Sports Madness All-American first team ... Named to the Preseason Hermann Trophy Watch List and the Soccer America Preseason All-America list ... Finished the season with a career-high 16 goals, 12 assists for a career-high 44 points ... The 16 goals was a career-high, and she was the second BC player to ever tally 16 goals in a single season ... The 44 points in a single-season was one point off the program record of 45 points ... Mewis is the all-time leading scorer in the program with 116 total points ... She finished her career with 39 goals, 38 assists and nine game-winning goals ... Tallied her first career hat trick vs. Harvard on Sept. 15 ... The three goals made her the all-time leader in points at BC ... She recorded nine multi-point games (three or more points) and had a goal or assist in 15 of 21 games this season ... Opened the season with a nine game scoring streak, second to her personal and program record of 11 games which she accomplished in 2010 ... Was the second player in program history to register a goal in five straight games ... College Sports Madness All-American first team ... TopDrawerSoccer National Player of the Week, Sept. 19, 2012 ... Soccer America, Team of the Week, Sept. 19, 2012 ... Soccer America, Team of the Week, Sept. 10, 2012 ... NE Soccer Player of the Week, Nov. 13 and Sept. 17 ... College Sports Madness POW, Sept., 17 ... 2011: Trained with the US Women’s National Team in June 2011, Dec. 2011 and May 2012 ... Named the Offensive Team MVP ... Named a NSCAA Division 1 All-America third team selection ... Earned NSCAA Southeast Regional first team honors ... All-ACC first-team selection … Named to the Soccer America MVP second team … Named to the Preseason Hermann Trophy Watch List and a semifinalist for the award ... Named to the Soccer America Preseason All-America list … Was BC’s women’s junior class Scholar-Athlete … Led the team in scoring with eight goals and six assists for 22 points ... Led the team in shots with 81 … Averaged 4.05 shots per game, second in the ACC … 11th in the ACC in points (22) … Played in a three-game tournament in Sweden for the Under-23 Women's National Team in June … 2010: Named New England Soccer News Player of the Year ... An All-ACC first team selection ... Recognized as a Hermann Trophy semifinalist ... Member of Soccer America MVP’s first team … Earned NSCAA All-American first team accolades … Made Top Drawer Soccer’s second team … Part of the All-ACC Tournament first team … Named the BC women’s sophomore Scholar-Athlete … Was the NSCAA Player of the Week on Sept. 29 … Took home ACC Player of the Week and CollegeSoccer360 Team of the Week honors on Oct. 4 … Earned TopDrawerSoccer Team of the Week accolades on Oct. 27 and Nov. 22 … Started all 25 games on the season … Led the ACC in shots with 101… First on the team in assists with 14; tied for the ACC lead … Ranked seventh in the ACC and was second on the team in goals with 10 … Tied for fifth in the ACC in points with 34 … Set a BC record by recording a goal or assist in 11 consecutive games from Aug. 29 to Oct.; tallied seven goals and eight assists during the run … Member of the Gold Medal Under-20 Women’s National Team which played in July of 2010 in Germany … 2009: Named to the All-ACC Freshmen Team … Named to the Top Drawer Soccer All-Rookie team and Soccer America All-Rookie team … Earned NSCAA All-Southeast Region first team honors … Played and started in 23 games ... Tied for fourth on the team in scoring with five goals and six assists for 16 points ... Played midfield and filled in on defense due to injuries ... Notched her first career point on an assist in the 5-0 win over Fairfield on Nov. 28 ... Scored her first career goal in a 5-0 win over Brown on Sept. 6 ... Was second on the team in shots taken with 72.
High School: Played for the 2009 Under -20 Women's team which played a tournament in Germany in June ... A member of the 2008 Under-17 Women's World Cup team which finished second in the tournament ... Earned the Bronze Ball at the competition ... Attended national team camp, March -June 2008 in preparation for the U-17 World Cup ... Named to the 2009 PARADA All-America team ... Named the 2008 NSCAA Youth Player of the Year and the 2008 US Soccer Young Female Athlete of the Year ... Played at Whitman-Hanson and finished her career with 74 goals and 34 assists ... A three-time NSCAA All-American, three time All-New England and All-Massachusetts team honoree and a three time Eastern Mass. Girls Soccer Association Div. 1 First-Team All-Star ... Involved in Region 1 ODP from 2003-2007 ... Holds the 300 and 600 meters indoor track records at Whitman-Hanson.
Personal: Born on February 25, 1991 ... Daughter of Bob and Melissa Mewis ... Has a younger sister Samantha who plays soccer at UCLA …The two sisters played on the same Under-17 WWC team in 2008 and the Under-20 WWC team in the summer of 2010 ... Enrolled in the Lynch School of Education.