Ariel  Kupritz

6Ariel Kupritz

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Maryville, Tenn.

High School:
Maryville

Last College:
Miami (Fla.)

Height:
5-8

Position:
F

CAREER HIGHS

  • Points: N/A
  • Assists: N/A
  • SOG: 1, 2x, last vs. Georgia Southern (8/23/15)
  • Goals: N/A
  • Shots: 2, 2x, last vs. Georgia Southern (8/23/15)
  • Minutes: 49 vs. Lipscomb (8/21/15)

AS A REDSHIRT SOPHOMORE (2015)

  • Shot twice, one of which was on goal, in 29 minutes vs. Georgia Southern (8/23)
  • Shot twice, including one on goal, over 49 minutes in her Tennessee debut vs. Lipscomb (8/21)

AS A SOPHOMORE (2014)

  • Redshirted

AS A FRESHMAN (2013 AT MIAMI (FLA.))

  • Saw action in eight contests as a freshman with the Hurricanes in 2013 and played a career-high 25 minutes against Jacksonville
  • Recorded first career shot against Wake Forest (Sept. 15)
  • Made the Dean's List at the University of Miami Business Department with a 4.0 in business school for both semesters attended
  • Transferred to Tennessee in the spring of 2014 after playing her 2013 freshman season at Miami (Fla.)

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB

  • Ranked as No. 78 senior nationwide by TopDrawerSoccer.com coming out of high school
  • At Maryville High School, she scored 66 goals and totaled 12 assists in just two seasons of play and earned all-conference and all-state honors both years
  • Also ran track at Maryville
  • Played club ball for Brentwood Soccer Club (Nashville) from 2008-11 and Gwinnett Soccer Association (Atlanta) from 2011-12 and led Brentwood to three state championships and a regional final
  • Also played four years of club soccer with Blount United
  • Competed on the Tennessee ODP state team from 2006-12 and was on the ODP Region III Pool from 2008-11
  • Made the Region team from 2009-11 and was selected for two national team camps

PERSONAL

  • Plans to major in business
  • Intends to one day study abroad and go into international business
  • Enjoys horseback riding
  • Biggest thrill ever in soccer was playing in Germany and France and scoring a winning goal at the last game of a tournament
  • Favorite soccer player is Lionel Messi
  • Chose Tennessee over Miami (Fla.), Clemson, NC State and Duke
  • Parents are Garth and Virginia Kupritz
  • Mother Virginia is a professor at the University of Tennessee and Dean of the Communications Department
  • Father Garth played soccer at San Diego State and is her biggest soccer influence
  • Older sister Genevieve runs track at ETSU
  • Ariel Terry Kupritz was born on June 22, 1995, in Knoxville, Tenn.
 

HAPPENING NOW

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago