Howarth will enter her sixth season as the All-Time leading scorer in the 19-year history of the New England Mutiny. Kate has scored 42 goals and assisted on 13 for the Mutiny. Kate served as team captain the last three season for New England and led the team in goals (10) in 2017 as the team finished 3rd in the East Conference with a 7-3 record. The former Miami Hurricane star first joined the New England organization during the 2012 WPSL Elite season. Her exploits that season (9 goals, 4 assists) landed her a spot with the Boston Breakers of NWSL in 2013.