Katie Hill  
Katie Hill

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Onalaska, Wis.

High School:
Onalaska HS

Position:
Mid-Distance

Birthdate:
11/19/1990


04/17/2014

Gophers Set for Carleton Relays

Minnesota's mid-distance runners make up the majority of the Gophers competing this weekend

02/28/2014

Gophers in Fifth Place After B1G Day One

Junior Jess Herauf finished second in the pentathlon to lead Minnesota

02/25/2014

Gophers Set for B1G Indoor Championships

Action gets underway at 9 a.m. CT Friday and Saturday

02/22/2014

Minnesota Earns Six Event Titles

The Gophers won three running events and three field events Saturday

02/16/2014

Geyen, Brooks Lead Gophers with Career Bests

Seniors Megan Geyen and Alena Brooks recorded career bests in the 400m and 800m

Career Highlights: Was a member of the 2011 distance medley relay that provisionally qualified for the NCAA meet, with a split of 2:07 on the 800m leg.

2013 Season - Indoor: Led off the Gophers' fourth-place distance medley relay, which ran the eighth-best time in school history, at the Big Ten Championships (11:17.94) • ran a season-best time of 2:11.91 in the 800m at the Meyo Invitational, finishing 14th • finished sixth in the 600-yard dash at the Iowa State Classic (1:23.30) • finished second in the mile at the Bison Classic (5:05.54). Outdoor: Finished ninth in the 1,500m at the Big Ten Championships • in prelims, ran the Gophers' fastest time of the season (4:27.43) • led off the winning and school record-setting distance medley relay at the Drake Relays (11:06.47) • also led off the fourth-place 4x800m relay • took second in the 1,500m at UNLV • took third in the 800m at Arkansas (2:11.89) • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Took second at the Jack Johnson Classic 800m (2:14.31) • ran the Northwest Open 1200m in 3:41.74, placing third. Outdoor: Ran on the seventh-place distance medley relay team at Drake • posted a season-best time of 2:12.45 in the 800m at the Tommie Twilight • finished fifth in the 800m at the Arkansas Invitational • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2011 Season Indoor: Competed in the 500-yard dash at the Iowa State Classic and finished fifth (1:22.94) • won the 600m (1:33.16) at the Minnesota Open • won the 800m (2;12.14) at the Jack Johnson Classic • competed in the Meyo Invitational in the 800m (2:13.07) • ran a 2:13.12 at the Big Ten Championship in the 800m. Outdoor: Competed at the Jim Click Shootout in the 800m and finished sixth (2:11.11) • ran the same race at the Big Ten Championship finished with a time of 2:11.33 • took third at the Bulls Invitational (2:13.04) • competed at the Beach Invitational and finished in 2:13.06 • ran a 2:13.32 at the Mt. Sac Open.

2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Onalaska High School • high school coaches were Darren Shepardson and Nick Larson • competed in two years in cross country one in track and field • competed in the Wisconsin Division I Cross Country Championships placing 36th in 2007 and 29th as a senior in 2008 • team was 2008 state runner-up • helped Onalaska to 18th consecutive Mississippi Valley Conference cross country title (2008) • two-time state track champion in 2009, her only season competing on the track • won 800m (2:14.29) and ran third leg of champion 4x800m relay • played three years of soccer • three-time soccer letterwinner and an all-conference selection at forward • scholar athlete.

Personal: Born November 19, 1990 • given name is Katelynn • sociology major • daughter of Rodney and Diane Hill • twin sister Jami runs cross country and track at Michigan • has a younger sister, Dani • enjoys waterskiing.


CAREER BESTS
Event Time
Meet
800m, Indoor 2:11.91 Meyo Inv. (2/2/13)
800m, Outdoor 2:11.11 Jim Click (4/2/11)
1,500m, Outdoor 4:27.23 Big Ten (5/11/13)