Katie Baumgardner begins her first year at Purdue in 2015, making the move to West Lafayette after also serving on Drew Roff’s coaching staff at Illinois State.

Baumgardner spent three seasons as an assistant at ISU from 2012-14. She played collegiately at Ohio State and saw action at goalkeeper in Purdue-OSU games at the Boilermaker Soccer Complex in 2008, 2010 and 2011.