Height: 5'3"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Omaha, Neb.
High School: Texas Tech/Millard West
Club: Elite Girls Academy
Major: Psychology


Honors & Awards

  • Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2018)

Before Nebraska (Texas Tech)
Kenzie Coons spent one semester at Texas Tech as a mid-year enrollee in January 2018 before coming to Nebraska.

High School
Coons played for Millard West under Coach Jackie Tevis Butler. A first-team all-state performer, Coons helped the Wildcats win the 2015 state title, while making the semifinals in 2016 and 2017. In the classroom, Coons earned academic all-state honors.

Other Information
Coons played club soccer for Elite Girls Academy under Coach Marcus Kelcher. A winner of the team’s leadership award, Coons helped Elite Girls Academy capture the State Cup in 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018, while making the regional finals in 2018.

Personal Information
Kenzie is the daughter of Shannon and Jerry Garcia, and was born on Oct. 19, 1999. Kenzie has one sister, Jordan, and one brother, Christopher. Kenzie is majoring in psychology at Nebraska.

Coons on Nebraska
“I chose Nebraska because of the family atmosphere and amazing soccer and academic programs.”

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