Katie  Markesbery

Katie Markesbery


Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Indian Hill



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2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
2013 Academic All-Ohio Second Team
Two-Time BIG EAST Conference Goalkeeper of the Week (9/9/13 and 11/5/13)

2014: A team co-captain … Started all 19 games during her senior season … Anchored a Xavier defense that allowed no more than two goals in a game all season … Collected 116 saves on the season to bring her career total to 481, the most in Xavier history … Finished season with a GAA of 1.22 and a save percentage of .835 … Earned three shutouts, bringing her career total to 19.

2013: Team tri-captain...played and started in 17 games during her junior campaign...second on the team in minutes played with 1522...finished the year with a 1.48 GAA and a .806 save percentage...recorded six shutouts and eight wins on the year...registered double-digit saves at Purdue (8/25), against Marquette (10/6) and at Creighton (11/2)...shutout four-straight opponents: Evansville (9/4), Eastern Kentucky (9/6), Cincinnati (9/13) and Morehead State (9/15).

2012: Was the leading goaltender for the Musketeers while playing 1688 minutes between the posts...started in all 19 games in her sophomore season...had a career-high 134 saves for a .817 save percentage...recorded four shutouts and a 6-11-1 record.

2011: Atlantic 10 Conference All-Rookie selection...played in all 18 games as a freshman while starting 17...posted just shy of 1700 minutes for XU...pulled down 127 saves...led the conference in saves, saves percentage, saves per game, and was sixth in the A-10 in goals against average.

Prior to Xavier: Led the Indian Hill Braves to a state semifinal appearance her senior season and three district championships during her career...2010 All-Ohio First Team selection...2010 NSCAA High School Scholar All-American.

Personal: Psychology major...born December 28, 1992 in Cincinnati...daughter of Glenn and Maria Markesbery...has a brother, Michael, and a sister, Emily.