North's Strand commits to Western Kentucky

North Gwinnett junior Katie Strand has made a commitment to the Western Kentucky University women’s soccer program. The forward/midfielder is the daughter of Jeff and Sara Strand.

Strand, a two-year varsity starter and letter winner, was second on the Bulldogs with 11 goals and seven assists last season. She plays club soccer for nationally ranked Concorde Fire and played in the U.S. Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program team from 2009-12.