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#23 Kim Erasmus
Position: Back
Year: Senior
Hometown: Port Elizabeth, South Africa
High School: Collegiate High School for Girls
Kim Erasmus
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 12/14/2009

2009: First-team All-MAC selection … named to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association West Region Second Team … played in 20 matches, earning the start in 19 at back … six points came off of a goal and four assists … 14 of her 22 shots were on goal … recorded three defensive saves, tied for the most in the MAC.

2008: First team All-MAC selection ... started 19 matches ... led the squad with 10 assists while finishing second with 16 points ... 24 of her 39 shot attempts met the keeper ... assisted on two tallies in the season opener against No. 18 Syracuse (9/5) ... scored first two goals of the season, including the game-winning tally in final MAC contest against Ball State (11/1) ... scored a goal and assisted on another in the MAC Tournament win over Ball State (11/6) ... assisted on the opening goal in the MAC Tournament semifinals against Kent State (11/7) ... helped the squad post three shutouts.

2007:
First team All-MAC choice ... appeared in all 20 matches, starting 19 ... tied for second on the team with five goals ... added three assists for 13 points, fourth most on the squad ... finished third on the team in shot attempts with 31, including 16 on goal ... registered six points (two goals, two assists) in MAC play ... her first point of the year came on an assist against No. 20 Syracuse (9/7) ... scored her first goal of the year against New Hampshire (9/22) ... also scored against Kent State (10/6), Missouri State (10/14), No. 4 Michigan (10/17) and the game-winner in a 1-0 win over Ball State in the MAC Tournament (11/1).

2006:
Named MAC Freshman of the Year and was the only freshman to be named to the All-MAC first team ... started all 21 matches ... first career goal was an overtime game-winner versus Maine (9/16) ... second on team in defensive saves (three).

High School:
Earned trophy for most promising senior player in 2005 and trophy for most promising junior player in 2001... earned honors blazer for making South African Hockey team ... Vice Captain for first team in 2005 ... Eastern Province A-Side from 2000-2005.

Personal:
Born Kim Elize Erasmus on March 4, 1987 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa ... daughter of Loretta and Noel Erasmus ... accounting major ... lists her favorite TV show as “One Tree Hill.”

Season GP Goals Assists Points Shots Shot% SOG SOG% GW PK-Att DSave
2006 21 1 2 4 20 .050 4 .200 1 0-0 3
2007 20 5 3 13 31 .161 16 .516 1 0-0 0
2008 19 3 10 16 39 .077 24 .615 1 0-0 0
2009 20 1 4 6 22 .045 14 .636 0 0-0 3
TOTAL 80 10 19 39 112 .089 58 .518 3 0-0 6