9 Molly Kafader
9 Molly Kafader
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Nashville, Tenn.
High School: Martin Luther King Academy
Position: MF
g 2
a 1
pts 5
gw 1

2017 (Junior): Kafader started in all 17 matches, securing a career-high 1,488 minutes on the pitch, most of any returning non-goalkeeper on the team…took home one of the two team’s Coaches Awards…scored her first career goal, had her first career assist and totaled her first career points with three on the season…took 10 shots, six of which were on-goal for a .600 shot on-goal percentage, second highest on the team for those with at least 10 shots…had a pivotal role midway through the year appearing in 1,054 of a possible 1,070 minutes over the last 11 matches…became more of an offensive force with seven total shots in the last six matches of the year…took a shot on-goal in 60 minutes in season-opener at Vanderbilt on Aug. 18…played in 82 minutes in 1-0 win against Western Carolina in home opener on Aug. 27…took a shot on-goal and played in all 92 minutes at SEMO on Sept. 16…appeared in all 90 minutes in 1-0 win at Jacksonville State on Sept. 17…played in all 110 minutes and took a shot on-goal in scoreless draw at SIUE on Oct. 6…appeared in all 110 minutes and took two shots in scoreless draw at EIU on Oct. 8…took two shots in 1-0 win over Morehead State on Oct. 13…scored her first career goal and collected her first career points in a 2-0 victory vs. Eastern Kentucky on Oct. 15…notched her first career assist on the game-winning goal against UT Martin on Oct. 22…played in all 108 minutes and had a shot on-goal in OVC Tournament semifinals against Eastern Kentucky on Nov. 3.

2016 (Sophomore): Kafader appeared in 11 matches, tallying 182 minutes for TTU…took two shots…played a bulk of her minutes down the stretch, combining for 118 minutes in the last four minutes of the season…played in a career-high 45 minutes at Eastern Kentucky on Oct. 27…took a shot and played in 27 minutes in Tech’s first playoff victory since 2009 in a 3-0 win against Belmont in the first round of the OVC Tournament on Oct. 30…took a shot and registered 25 minutes of action in the OVC Tournament semifinals against Eastern Kentucky on Nov. 4.

2015 (Freshman): Kafader appeared in two matches for TTU, playing in 20 total minutes…tallied a season-high 11 minutes in a 1-1 tie against Chattanooga on Sep. 20.

High School: Kafader was a two-sport athlete at Martin Luther King Academic Magnet in Nashville, lettering in basketball and soccer…as a center back and midfielder, took home All-District honors all four years, All-Region honors as a senior, Offensive MVP recognition as a senior, and All-State for three years…team captain as a senior…in basketball was named a two-time All-District recipient after averaging 10.5 PPG as a junior and 13 a senior…in soccer scored 19 goals as a senior and 15 goals as a junior…led team to a district runner-up finish as a senior…academically was a four-time Honor Roll recipient.

Personal: Daughter of Mark and Lisa Kafader…born November 23, 1996... full name is Molly Jean Kafader.

Academic: Undecided on a major.

Recent Games
Oct 2 Belmont W, 2-0
Oct 5 Southeast Missouri T, 0-0
Oct 12 at Morehead State L, 2-0
Oct 14 at Eastern Kentucky T, 1-1
Oct 19 SIUE W, 2-0
Oct 21 Eastern Illinois L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 17 10
Games started 17 10
Goals 2 1
Assists 1 1
Points 5 3
Shots 20 16
Shot Pct .100 .063
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 5 Vanderbilt L, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Aug 12 Chattanooga T, 2-2 - - - - - - - -
Aug 17 at Georgia State W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 19 at Lipscomb L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Aug 24 East Tennessee State W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 0
Aug 26 North Alabama L, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 31 at Evansville L, 3-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 2 at Purdue Fort Wayne W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 7 Troy W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 9 Tennessee   - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Jacksonville State W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 1 1.000 0-0 1
Sep 16 at Austin Peay L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 21 at UT Martin L, 3-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 at Murray State L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 2 Belmont W, 2-0 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 Southeast Missouri T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 at Morehead State L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 14 at Eastern Kentucky T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 19 SIUE W, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 21 Eastern Illinois L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 2 - .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
2016-17 11 - .00 .00 .00 .18 .000 .00 .000
2017-18 17 17 .06 .06 .18 .59 .100 .35 .600
2018-19 17 17 .12 .06 .29 1.18 .100 .53 .450
Total 47 34 .06 .04 .17 .68 .094 .32 .469
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2015-16 2 - 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
2016-17 11 - 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
2017-18 17 17 1 1 3 10 .100 6 .600 0 0 0-0 1
2018-19 17 17 2 1 5 20 .100 9 .450 1 0 0-0 1
Total 47 34 3 2 8 32 .094 15 .469 1 0 0-0 2
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 17 17 .12 .06 .29 1.18 .100 .53 .450
Conference 10 10 .10 .10 .30 1.60 .063 .70 .438
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 8 8 .25 .13 .63 1.50 .167 .88 .583
Away 9 9 .00 .00 .00 .89 .000 .22 .250
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 7 7 .29 .14 .71 .86 .333 .57 .667
Losses 8 8 .00 .00 .00 1.38 .000 .50 .364
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August 5 5 .20 .00 .40 .60 .333 .40 .667
September 6 6 .17 .00 .33 .83 .200 .17 .200
October 6 6 .00 .17 .17 2.00 .000 1.00 .500
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 17 17 2 1 5 20 .100 9 .450 1 0 0-0 1
Conference 10 10 1 1 3 16 .063 7 .438 1 0 0-0 1
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
-
Home 8 8 2 1 5 12 .167 7 .583 0 0 0-0 1
Away 9 9 0 0 0 8 .000 2 .250 1 0 0-0 0
Neutral - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Wins 7 7 2 1 5 6 .333 4 .667 0 0 0-0 1
Losses 8 8 0 0 0 11 .000 4 .364 1 0 0-0 0
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August 5 5 1 0 2 3 .333 2 .667 0 0 0-0 0
September 6 6 1 0 2 5 .200 1 .200 1 0 0-0 1
October 6 6 0 1 1 12 .000 6 .500 0 0 0-0 0