• Biography - Kristie Bowers / Women's Soccer
Binghamton University Sports

Senior Season (2006): Started all 18 games ... posted a 1.21 goals against average ... earned seven solo shutouts ... recorded 97 saves to become school's all-time saves leader (383) ... had five shutouts in her last seven collegiate games ... was named America East Player of the Week on October 16 ... made season-high 14 saves to preserve a 1-1 tie with Syracuse ... notched 12 saves against nationally-ranked West Virginia.

Junior Season (2005): Started 19 games...recorded a 0.73 goals against average, which ranked fourth in the America East and 29th in the NCAA...her .877 save percentage was tops in the conference and fifth-best in the nation...led the America East in shutouts with nine...led the America East with 100 saves...recorded six shutouts and allowed just three goals over season's final nine games...posted a 10-5-4 record...awarded America East Player of the Week twice and was named ECAC Player of the Week on Oct. 18...honorable mention pick for America East All-Conference Team...made a career-high 13 saves in 1-0 win over Maine.

Sophomore Season (2004): Started 19 games...compiled a 1.25 goals against average, good for seventh in the America East...her .791 save percentage was third-best in the conference...her seven shutouts was the third most in the America East...ended the season with three-straight shutouts including a 2-0 win over Maine to win the America East Championship...posted a 12-5-1 record including four-straight victories to end the season...had a season-high eight saves in a 3-1 win over Farleigh Dickinson.

Freshman Season (2003): Started all 18 games played ... missed one game with ankle injury ... maintained 1.81 goals against average, which ranked eighth in America East ... saves per game of 5.50 was fifth-best in conference ... posted three consecutive shutouts in early season ... made season-high 15 saves to preserve 2-0 shutout of St. John’s ... stopped seven shots in 3-0 win over Niagara ... also blanked Stony Brook, St. Bonaventure and FDU ... allowed only two goals in five-game stretch against league opponents.

High School: Captain and all-state goalie for Greece Olympia High ... set school record for most saves in a season with 201 as senior ... led team to berth in sectional quarterfinals ... two-time all-county pick ... played in Senior Select game ... also starred in basketball ... all-county center ... Greece Female Athlete of the Year as senior.

Personal: Born August 28, 1985 ... parents are Ken and Kathryn Bowers ... intends to major in human development.

  Binghamton University Sports
 •  Kristie Bowers
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Position Goalkeeper
bu athletes    Height   5-8
bu athletes    Hometown   Rochester, N.Y.
bu athletes    High School   Greece Olympia
On Bowers:
Veteran starter and team leader ... confident keeper who has penchant for making clutch save ... has improved every collegiate season.