99 Katherine Kayser-Hirsh
99 Katherine Kayser-Hirsh
Height: 5-1
Year: Fy
Hometown: Amherst, Mass.
High School: Amherst Regional
Position: GK

The Kayser-Hirsh File

2012: Did not play due to injury …

Before Mount Holyoke: Played two years of field hockey … All-League … Team advanced to Western Mass Semifinals … Member of the softball team for three years … Team won Western Mass Semifinals and Finals in 2011 … Squad advanced to Western Mass State Semis and Finals in 2011 … Played one year of lacrosse … Captain … All-League … Member of the soccer team for two years …

Personal: Undeclared major … Daughter of Karin Kayser and Jonathan Hirsh.

Getting to Know Katherine

  • Why did you choose to attend Mount Holyoke? - Everybody is so welcoming, supportive, and driven.
  • What do you like best about Mount Holyoke? - The Field Hockey Team!!!
  • Favorite Sports Movie - The Blind Side
  • Best Sporting Event Ever Attended - Cleveland Browns game
  • Favorite Pro Sports Team - Mets
  • Favorite TV Show - Grey’s Anatomy
  • Favorite Athlete(s) - Missy Franklin
  • Childhood Idol - Mia Hamm
  • Hobbies - Singing, writing
  • Best Concert You Ever Attended - Nsync
  • Magazine Cover You'd Like to Be On - Sports Illustrated
  • Most Famous Person Ever Met - Adam Sandler
  • Person You'd Like to Have Dinner With - Missy Franklin
  • Most Prized Possession - Bracelet my parents gave to me
  • Place You'd Like to Visit - South America
  • First Memory of Your Sport - My friend teaching me how to track, cushion, wedge, on my driveway
  • Best Advice From a Coach - Trying and failing is better than not trying at all
  • If You Had $1 Billion Dollars You Would - Donate to the Julie-Billiart School and open and finance a children's hospital in an area of need
  • Career Aspirations - Doctor, Special Needs Developmental Therapist