Hometown: Bradenton, Fla.
Previous School: Univ. of South Florida/Lakewood Ranch HS
As a Senior: ITA Scholar-Athlete...SSC Commissioner’s Honor Roll...D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award...Compiled a record of 13-3 in singles play…Picked up victories versus ranked opponents #6 Lynn (2/08), No.15 Florida Tech (2/22), No.9 Rollins (2/27), No.45 Chestnut Hill (3/03), No.50 Wayne State (3/09), No.21 St. Mary’s (3/11), and No.44 Indiana, Pa. (3/20)…In doubles play went 11-4 out of the three position…Had a 10 match winning streak heading into the SSC tournament…Picked up six wins over ranked opponents.
As a Junior (USF): Attended the University of South Florida where she competed in two fall tournaments for the Bulls.
As a Sophomore (USF): Competed in two fall tournaments for South Florida...Earned a doubles victory with her partner Alessandra Bonte at the Fall Tennis Classic over Central Florida's Doerfler/Griffith 8-4.
As a Freshman (USF): Traveled with the South Florida as the No. 7 player for the duration of the dual match season...Competed in only four singles matches, going 1-2 during fall play and dropping her only dual match vs. Stetson...Played one fall doubles match with Kate Parker, falling 8-6.
High School: Graduated from Lakewood Ranch High School, where she played for coach Jason Golden…Won district, regional and state championship during her junior year...Was team captain her senior year and took her team to districts and regionals.
Personal: Member of National Honor Society… Full name is Katherine Janet Max Pyne…Daughter of Andrew and Kim Pyne…Has three older sisters, Lauren, Morgan and Kristen…Two of her sisters also played tennis at South Florida…Communications major…Birthdate: 1/25/1992.