Katie Carroll became just the sixth Falcon to earn academic All-MW honors four straight years.
SOPHOMORE (2009): Competed in four meets...opened the season at the Rust Buster Invitational (4K course), placing 15th with a time of 16:10...finished 16th at the Fort Hays Tiger Invitational after crossing the finish line in a 5K time of 19:07...competed at the Roy Griak Invitational, finishing with a time of 24:38...also ran the RMAC Open (6K), placing 20th with a time of 25:24...academic all-conference selection.
FRESHMAN (2008): Competed in four meets, including the conference championships...placed 26th at the 2.5-mile Wyoming Invitational (17:14)...posted a 5.8K time of 24:09 at the Rocky Mountain Shootout (36th)...ran the 6K Pre-Nationals Meet in 25:43 (277th)...clocked a season-best 6K time of 25:16 at the Mountain West Conference Championships to placed 67th...academic all-conference selection.
HIGH SCHOOL: Winston Churchill High School...qualified to the state cross country championships as a senior...district champion in the 3200-meter run in 2008...runner-up in the 1600-meter race at the district championships...MVP of the girls' wrestling team (2006-07)...district champion in the 119-pound weight class...graduated 16th in a class of 700...had a grade-point-average of over 4.0...member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Full name is Katherine Louise Carroll...goes by Katie...daughter of Joseph and Martha Carroll...has two brothers, Richard and Mike...also has one younger sister, Janie...majoring in electrical engineering...hobbies include reading...member of Cadet Squadron 15.