|Hometown:||Van Horne, IA|
Benton Community, Van Horne, IA
High School Coach: Laurie Donald
Parents: Kal and Carol Goodchild
High School: Kari averaged 15.9 points, 4.3 steals, 9 rebounds, 3 assists, and 1.5 blocks. She had a career high 29 points. Kari ended her senior year with a record of 12-8. She earned 2nd team All-State, Female Athlete of the year, Unanimous 1st team All-Conference, MVP in the 3A All-Star game, and was Academic All-Conference in Basketball, Volleyball, and Track. Kari was a 3 sport athlete and received many awards for her accomplishments. She was a 3 time State Track Champion in individual relays, a 2 time State Track Champion for the team titles and was a metalist in 14 events at the state track meet. On top of that Kari made the All-Conference team in Volleyball for 2 years.
Freshman Year: Kari was a key player at the point of our press with her quickness and ability to defend the ball. As a fresman she played in all 37 games where she averaged 5.1 points, 1.9 rebounds, and 1.1 assists. Kari had a game high 18 points against the University of St. Louis Club Team and shot 34.4% from the 3-point line. Against AIB she shot 80% from the floor.