ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
0 - Bethany Kanten
Bethany Kanten
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Park City, Utah
High School: Park City
Position: Goalkeeper

Freshman (2011): 
Played in 15 games and boasted a 9-3-1 record with two shutouts ... Owned a 0.94 goals-against average during the regular season and made 44 saves during rookie year ... Was fifth in the Ivy League in goals-against average and saves ... Recorded two saves in season opener at Long Island (Sept. 2) ... Made three stops and earned first career win against Elon (Sept. 4) ... Turned aside two shots against Hofstra (Sept. 16) ... Stopped three shots, including a penalty kick, at Rhode Island (Sept. 18) ... Recorded three stops in win over Penn (Sept. 23) ... Tabbed Ivy League Rookie of the Week (Sept. 26) ... Made two saves in an overtime victory at Yale (Oct. 1) ... Recorded two saves in win over Fairfield (Oct. 4) ... Turned aside five shots at Cornell (Oct. 8) ... Earned a shutout against Siena (Oct. 11) ... Recorded a career-high nine saves in win over Brown (Oct. 15) ... Honored as Ivy League Co-Rookie of the Week Oct. 17 ... Stopped three shots in victory against Princeton (Oct. 22) ... Made four saves in key win over Dartmouth (Oct. 29) ... Turned aside two shots to earn shutout at Columbia (Nov. 5) ... Recorded four saves in first round of NCAA tournament against Boston University (Nov. 12).

Before Harvard:
2007-09 Olympic Development Program Region IV team pool ... Four-time selection to the Utah Olympic Development Program member (2006, '07, '08, '09)  … Earned all-state and all-region honors in 2007, 2009 and 2010 … Played varsity soccer for three years in high school, lettering as a goalkeeper each year … Served as captain of the soccer team in 2010 … Earned two varsity letters as a small forward on the basketball team and another as a member of the swim team … High school team reached Utah high school state quarterfinals in 2009 and finals in 2010 … Was a member of the 2008 Placer United Championship squad …Earned 2011 all-state swimming academic team honors … Member of the National Honor Society … Four-year member of the Key Club … Four-year Natural Helpers Board member … Garnered the 2011 Utah Youth Soccer Association scholarship … Also enjoys downhill skiing, hiking and running.