Grace Kotnik Goalkeeper Class of 2019
GraceKotnik2019GoalKeeper My Soccer Life

I’ve been a Goalkeeper since I was six years old and I currently play for Academy Our Lady of Peace. I believe that with my exceptional work ethic, experience, dedication, skill, and Soccer IQ, I will be able to achieve my dream of playing soccer in college. Soccer is my passion and I have poured many years of blood, sweat and tears into the┬ásport that I love wholeheartedly.

School Academics and School Athletics

I am currently a junior at the Academy of Our Lady of Peace, a private Catholic college prep school in San Diego, California.

Name Grace Kotnik
Current Team Academy Our Lady of Peace Pilots
(aka OLP or AOLP)
MaxPreps link
Date Of Birth June 2001
Height 5’5″
Weight 115 (lbs)
High School Academy Our Lady of Peace
Graduation Year Class of 2019
GPA 4.0 (unweighted)
Sophomore & Junior: 4.48
Current Cumulative: 4.32
Best Subjects Math, Sciences, History, English
Lessons learned Homeschooling from 4th-8th grade Out-of-the-box and critical thinking with confidence
Parents Ed & Shannon
Jersey Number 0
Jersey Color currently aqua blue
Position Goalkeeper
Strengths Instinct & Timing, Catching vs batting; Off the line, Aggressive, Foot skills, One-on-Ones, PKs
I’m currently working on the following Punches, Extensions, Form
Personal Accomplishment

Freshman Year

  • GPA 4.0
  • Head of School’s Honors List
  • 308 minutes of play and zero goals against in National Cup 2016 (personal clean sheet entire tournament)
  • CIF Tri-Scholar Athlete
  • Rookie of the Year Surf Team

Sophomore Year

  • GPA 4.33
  • Departmental Honors: Social Studies
  • Departmental Honors: Religious Studies
  • Specific class Top Honors: Chemistry
  • CIF San Diego Section Champions
  • Scholastic Surf Series San Diego 2016/17 Longboard Champion
  • Scholastic Surf Series San Diego 2016/17 Shortboard 2nd Place
  • MVP Surf Team
  • Captain of Surf Team

Junior Year

  • GPA 4.67
  • CIF San Diego Section Champions
  • CIF State Southern California Regional Champions
  • 200 minutes worth of clean sheets in 5 games played during CIF San Diego Section Playoffs and CIF Southern California Regional Playoffs
  • 0.18 Goals against average for the season
  • Scholastic Surf Series San Diego 2017/18 Shortboard Champion
  • MVP Surf Team
  • Captain of Surf Team