Katherine Walker
Katherine Walker

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Stafford, Va.

High School:
Brooke Point

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



PRs: 1600m - 4:57.37, 3000m - 9:35.29, 3200m - 10:30.08, 5k - 16:46.02, 10k - 37:23.60
All-Region: XC ('10)

2013 OUTDOOR
• Finished 19th in the 10000m at the ACC Championships

2013 INDOOR
• Did not compete

2012 CROSS COUNTRY
• Placed 38th at NCAA Southeast Regional
• Part of the scoring five for UVa at ACCs
• Also competed at VT Alumni Open

2012 OUTDOOR
• Did not compete

2012 INDOOR
• Finished 11th in 5000m at ACCs

2011 CROSS COUNTRY
• Scored at NCAAs, finishing 185th
• Also scored at ACCs, placing 23th
• Highest finish was 11th at Panorama Farms Invite

2011 OUTDOOR
• Placed seventh in 10000m and 11th in 5000 at ACCs

2011 INDOOR
• Placed fifth in 5000 in personal-best 16:46.02 at ACCs
• Finished 10th in 3000 in season-best 9:35.29 at ACCs

2010 CROSS COUNTRY

• Placed 26th at ACCs and 17th at NCAA Southeast Regionals
• Finished 132nd at NCAA Championships

High School
• 2010 outdoor national champion in 5000m
• Two-time All-American (3200m, 5,000m)
• VHSL AAA Virginia Female Athlete of the Year
• VHSL AAA Outdoor State Champion in 3200m ('10)
• Finished runner-up at state cross country meet ('09)
• Six-time all-state honoree
• Ran second-fastest high school time at Panorama Farms
• Ranked No. 8 in nation in 3200m outdoors ('10)
• Held third-fastest oudoor two-mile time and 10th-fastest mile time Virginia ('10)
• Ran fourth-best two-mile time of the decade in the state

Personal:
• Full name is Katharine Ann Walker
• Daughter of Randy and Ann Walker
• Has two siblings: Chris, 22, and Robert, 15
• Coached by Tresa Jones at Brooke Point High School

More about Katherine:
• Favorite magazine: Good Housekeeping
• Favorite TV show: Criminal Minds
• Favorite subject: math