Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#1 Gabby Kaufman
Position: Goalkeeper
Height: 5'6"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Calabasas, Calif.
High School: Calabasas HS
Experience: 1 Letter
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2014: Kaufman played in all 21 matches, started all 21 matches and played in every minute of every game except for the final minute at Washington … Kaufman registered seven shutouts on the season which is the third-best total in UA history … She also tallied 16 shutouts for her career, the second-best mark in program history … She registered 93 saves on the year, the No. 3 total in the Pac-12 on the season … Her goals against average of 1.44 for her career is the fourth-best mark in UA history.

2013: Competed and started in all 20 matches …  Finished the season leading the Pac-12 in saves with 105, earning a save percentage of .820 … Shut out five different schools including Florida Atlantic, UC Riverside, No. 24 Ohio State, Oregon State, Colorado and Arizona State … Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week two separate times throughout the season.

2012: Recorded a total of 108 saves out of 278 shots faced ... Started and competed in all 20 games, logging a total of 1,883 minutes ... Led the Pac-12 in number of saves for three-straight weeks … Led the Wildcats to four shutouts on the season.

Before Arizona: Played the 2011 at Texas Tech … Merit award winner … Clocked 314 minutes of playing time.

Prep: Four-year letterwinner at Calabasas High School ... Earned Ventura County Star Player of the Year honors in 2010 ... All-district and all-state teams as a senior ... Played club soccer with Laguna Hills Eclipse and won state, regionals and nationals.

Personal: Daughter of Sid and Emily Kaufman ... Mother was a cheerleader at UA and father was a goalkeeper at University of Maryland ... Has one brother, Charlie, who played football at Humboldt State … Majoring in general studies.