Today, CU athletics continues its women's soccer feature; "Free Kicks with …" Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday during the season, fans will have an opportunity to get to know the Golden Eagles a bit better through a question-and-answer session. Today, the series continues with senior goalkeeper Kathy Butt.
Kathy, a senior, has started all 6 matches of the 2012 campaign in between the pipes, for head coach Randy Strawser. Kathy has been able to save a total of 22 shots from the Golden Eagles' competition with an average of 4.40 per game.
For a more personal introduction to Kathy Butt, read on …
The best part about being on the Golden Eagle's Soccer team? The Christ centered community I get. Not every team gets to experience that and I am very blessed to have a coaching staff rooted in Him.
My earliest soccer memory is … I remember playing on a team that needed a keeper, which I did not want to do, but then I overheard my coach say the keeper normally plays the whole game and I wanted to play the whole game.
Other than soccer, my favorite sport to play is … basketball
When I have an hour of free time, I like to … Read my Bible or a book, Skype a friend, or take a nap.
If I won a million dollars, I would … Put half in the bank to save and the other half I would spend on a way to serve others either through a mission trip, buying food for the homeless, etc.
If someone would look at the songs on my iPod, I would be embarrassed for them to see I have … Nothing because my iPod is broken. However, if it worked probably some opera song or something I didn't know I had.
It is not good for you, but I still eat … Ice cream!
A place I would like to visit one day is … I would love to backpack around Europe or go to Rio, Brazil.
If you could eat dinner with three other people (living or dead), who would they be and why? Louie Giglio because I think he has great insight on Christianity. Any of my Chicago Eagles friends because I miss them and I would love to catch up on what God is doing in their life. My parents because they are the best and I love spending time with them.
Who is your favorite Bible character and why? Job is definitely in the top five because I am oddly encouraged by his suffering and how he doesn't cease to praise God during his trials.
When surfing the Internet, what website do you visit the most frequently? Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google.
What is something about you that other people don't know? Many people don't realize that I have five sisters and one brother. With that come 11 nieces and nephews.
Who is your favorite Superhero and why? Batman, honestly because I just saw the movie and I loved it.
What cartoon character are you most like and why? I can't think of a cartoon character that I am most like.
After graduation, I would like to … Teach in an urban middle school and be a part of sports ministry of some sort.