JUNIOR (2007): Competed in every meet for the Falcons...scored a season-high 9.250 on the uneven bars at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships...tallied a season-best 8.875 on the balance beam at Pittsburgh...competed in the floor exercise on two occasions, posting a season-high 9.575 at California...named to the MPSF all-academic team.
SOPHOMORE (2006): Competed in the all-around during every meet...posted season-best scores in the all-around (36.550), uneven bars (9.475) and floor exercise (9.500) at the MPSF Championships...tallied season-best vault (9.200) and balance beam (9.325) scores against Alaska-Anchorage...floor score of 9.500 was the second-best score on the team...named to the MPSF all-academic team.
FRESHMAN (2005): Participated in every meet for the Falcons...began competing in the all-around at San Jose State...recorded two career-best scores at Texas Woman's University (vault-9.500, floor-9.650)...set a new personal-best all-around mark of 37.300 in the Falcons' home finale with Penn...also set a new high of 9.625 on the uneven bars at that meet...earned best balance beam total of the season (9.600) at home against Centenary.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB TEAM: Attended La Cueva High School...earned an academic letter...named to the honor roll...competed at the Albuquerque Gymnastics School...was coached by Joe Camacho, John Charzuk and Christy Snell...Level-9 Western Qualifier...Level-10 National Qualifier.
PERSONAL: Full name is Catherine Erin Donnell...goes by Katie...born December 19, 1985...daughter of Jack Donnell and Georjean Brock...has one sister Sarah (27)...an environmental engineering major...future plans include becoming a pilot...earned selections to the Commandant's List, Dean's List and Athletic Director's List...has served as Element NCO, Flight NCO for Basic Cadet Training, NCO for the Commandant's Challenge, Safety NCO and Safety Officer...hobbies include skydiving, mountain biking and recycling...spent the summer completing Academy Flight Screening and summer research at Tyndall AFB, Fla...member of Cadet Squadron 36.