Laura Novikoff returns to UK after playing out her senior season last season. In her first year as an undergraduate student assistant coach, Novikoff is finishing out her degree in Exercise Science.
Novikoff was a four-year starter for the Wildcats, playing the first three years at the top as an attacking forward. Her senior season, she moved to the backline out of necessity and flourished, earning All-SEC honors.
She finished her career with 36 points on 17 goals and a pair of assists.
A native of Madisonville, Tenn., she is the daughter of Walter and Susan Novikoff.