Kim Love
Kim Love


West Chester, Ohio

High School:
Lakota West





Final 10 Minutes Dooms Purdue in Road Loss at Illinois

Boilers' streak of not conceding more than one goal ends at nine consecutive games.


Arkans' Golden Goal Lifts Boilers to 11th Straight Win vs. NU

Purdue's win streak vs. Wildcats began with double-OT win in Evanston in 2005.


Williams Scores Twice to Lift Boilermakers Past Ohio State

Hairston ties Purdue's all-time assists record with sixth career multi-assist game.


Purdue Plays No. 8 Penn St. Tough but Loses B1G Opener, 1-0

Boilers hold PSU to one goal for 1st time since 2007, but can't capitalize on their own chances.


Purdue Dominates Shot Count but Settles for 1-1 Draw at YSU

Williams gives Boilers halftime lead, scoring in consecutive games for the third time.


Purdue hosts Minnesota & Wisconsin

Purdue vs. Minnesota and Wisconsin


Purdue vs. Ohio State Mega Gallery

Purdue vs. Ohio State


Purdue vs. Penn State Mega Gallery

Purdue hosts Penn State


Purdue vs. SIUE Mega Gallery

Purdue vs. SIUE


Purdue vs. Miami

Mega gallery from Purdue Women's Soccer season opener

2013 Photo Gallery | 2012 Photo Gallery

Purdue Personal Preferences
Favorite Athlete: Rajon Rondo
Favorite Pro Stadium: TD Garden
Favorite Country to Root for at World Cup: Brazil
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Beyonce
In Her MP3 Player: Beyonce
Last Concert She Attended: Beyonce
Favorite Author: Stephanie Meyer
Film Favorites
Actor: Will Smith, Actress: Sandra Bullock, Director: James Cameron
Favorite Month: July
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Fried Chicken
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Water Skiing
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Basketball
Favorite Purdue Building: Memorial Union
Favorite Big City: New York
Unique Travel Locale: Jamaica
Country She'd Like to Visit: Spain
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Soccer Complex: The Locker Room
Furry Friend: Jazz, Golden Retriever

Academic All-Big Ten... Love started all 16 games in which she played... missed the first three games of the season due to injury... went the distance at center back in all 16 games in which she played and has now played every minute of all 35 games in her first two seasons at Purdue... helped Purdue post shutouts against IPFW, Ohio State, Illinois and Northwestern... ranked third on the team in minutes played... averaged 92 minutes per game after logging over 100 minutes in the overtime affairs with Seattle and Miami (Ohio).

Big Ten Freshman of the Week (Sept. 3)... Love started all 19 games, one of only two Boilers to do so... did not leave the pitch all season, becoming the first Boiler to go the distance for the entire season since 2010... only the eighth Purdue freshman since 2000 to start every game... assisted on Kate Fowee's goal in the home loss to Wisconsin... helped Purdue post shutouts against Toledo, Tennessee-Martin, Evansville, Central Michigan and Northwestern... only received two yellow cards all season even while leading the team in minutes played.

Four-year varsity letterwinner for coaches Tara Schafer-Kalkoff and Mark Kalkoff... Also played basketball and ran track as an underclassman... three-time all-conference performer, earning first team honors as a senior... Lakota West Soccer impact player played in the state all-star game as a senior... team MVP as a sophomore and junior; team captain as a senior... tied the school record in the 100m dash and part of the 4x200 school-recording setting relay team on the track as a sophomore... four-year high honor roll student had a perfect 4.0 GPA for her high school career... her aunts Daphne Winston and Laura Chester are Purdue alumni

Biographical Information

Major: Human & Health Sciences

Mother: Mary Love

Siblings: Nicole Ballard & Shawn Love