SAM HOUSTON STATE
2018 Sophomore Season
Made 18 appearances and 16 starts for the Bearkats … Defensive Player of the Week (8/21/2018) … Helped the Bearkat defense in a shutout against Utah State (8/16/2018) … Launched a season-high four shots against UIW (10/21/2018) … Posted a season-high 110 minutes against Louisiana and Houston Baptist … Took out 15 corner kicks for the Kats … Finished the season with 1,631 minutes played on the pitch.
2017 Freshman Season
Made 17 appearances and 13 starts in her first season for the Bearkats … Collected two assists on the season, one against CSU Bakersfield (Aug. 18) and the other against Jackson State (Aug. 24) … Launched a season-high three shots on Oct. 13 against Nicholls … Posted a season-high 97 minutes against Nicholls and played a full 90 minutes in four other matches. Took out 41 corner kicks for the Kats … Finished the season with 1,129 minutes played on the pitch.
Played at Ridge Point High School in Missouri City, Texas, under Coach Evelyn Torres ... preseason All-Greater Houston and Top Vype Soccer Player Nominee in 2017 ... three-time 1st All-District and Academic All-District ... awarded 2nd Team All-Region in 2015 and 1st Team All-Region in 2016 ... played for Challenge Soccer 99 ECNL under Coach Chris Maravalli ... member of YES Hours, National Honor Society, PALS, Kick-Off Mentor and Spanish Honor Society ... daughter of Wayne and Melanie Pawlik.
"She is a great all-around player that can dominate on both the attacking and defending part of the game. Courtney will be able to help develop our attack and destroy the other team's attempts to attack us.” — head coach Tom Brown