Katie Murgic
Katie  Murgic

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Rosemount, Minn.

High School:
Rosemount HS

Event:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
08/13/1992

Experience:
4 Letters


02/17/2017

Seniors Reflect on Gopher Careers

Minnesota will celebrate its 2017 seniors during the Parents Day Invite on Saturday

07/17/2015

USTFCCCA Honors Gophers for Academics

Eighteen Gophers have been named 2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic honorees

07/13/2015

Season Recap: A Look Back at 2015

Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season

07/08/2015

10 Gophers Named B1G Distinguished Scholars

Ten women's track & field and cross country representatives are among Minnesota's 72 Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award recipients

07/08/2015

72 Gophers Earn B1G Distinguished Scholar Award

Nine Golden Gophers maintained a perfect 4.0 grade-point average during the 2014-15 academic year.

07/22/2015

W. Track Big Ten Outdoor Championships May 2015

Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in May 15-17, 2015. Photos by Walt Middleton.

07/21/2015

W. Track Big Ten Indoor Championships February 2015

Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Big Ten Indoor Championships on February 27, 2015.

07/06/2015

W.Track St.Thomas April 2015

Gopher Women's Track & Field competes at St.Thomas on April 29, 2015.

04/30/2015

Womens Track 4.29.2015

Womens Track at the Tommie Twilight 4.29.2015

05/18/2014

Women's Track at Big Tens 05.18.2014

Women's Track at Big Tens 05.18.2014

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2015 Season - Indoor: Competed in pole vault at seven meets and placed in the top five at every meet • moved into a tie for fifth among all-time Gopher pole vaulters with a career-best vault of 4.11m (13-05.75) for second place at the Jack Johnson Classic • won pole vault at the Minnesota-Wisconsin Dual • tied for fifth at the Big Ten Championship (3.99m).

2015 Season - Outdoor: Compete in pole vault at nine meets • recorded a career-best mark of 13-07.25 (4.15m) at the Meet of the UnSaintly to move into fourth among all-time Gopher pole vaulters • placed sixth at the Big Ten Championships, clearing 4.02m (13-02.25) • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim and finished in a tie for 28th, clearing 3.99m (13-01.00) • won pole vault at Eagle Open and finished as runner-up at the Meet of the UnSaintly, Baylor Invite, and Tommie Twilight • USTFCCCA All-Academic team honoree, Big Ten Distinguished Scholar and Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in pole vault at seven meets • cleared a personal-best 13-02.25 (4.02m) for third place at the Iowa State Classic and moved into fifth in the Gopher all-time ranks • placed sixth at Big Tens with a vault of 13-01.50 (4.00m) • finished second at Northwest Open with a vault of 13-01.50 (4.00m).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in pole vault at eight meets • tied for 17th with a career-best mark of 13-03.00 (4.04m) at NCAA West Prelims to move into sixth all-time in Gopher history • tied for fifth at Big Ten Championships with a vault of 13-00.75 (3.98m) • won pole vault at USF Collegiate and UW-La Crosse • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished seventh in pole vault at the Big Ten Championships, clearing 12-7.50 (3.85m) • also vaulted 12-7.50 to finish fourth at the Meyo Invitational • finished fourth at the Parents Day Open, MSU Open and Jack Johnson Classic.

2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 12th at the Big Ten Championships (12-6.25) • vaulted a season-best 12-6.75 (3.83m) • won pole vault at the Hamline Twilight, UNLV Invitational and Janis Rider Invitational • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championships • cracked the all-time list at the Meyo Invitational, clearing 12-8 (3.86m) to become the eighth-best pole vaulter in school history • placed fourth at the Parents Day Open with 12-3.75 • took third at the MSU Open vaulting 12-1.50 (3.70m).

2012 Season - Outdoor: Competed in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championships • cleared a season-best 12-7.50 (3.85m), No. 8 in school history, to finish third at the Steve Scott Invitational • won the pole vault at the Hamline Invite • finished second at the Tommie Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten honoree • USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.

2011 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Rosemount High School • high school coach was Jay Hatleli • 2010 Minnesota Class AA pole vault champion with a vault of 12-0 • finished 11th in 2009 • also a state qualifier in the 100m in 2010 • 2010 Lake Conference champion in pole vault • undefeated in pole vault as a senior • two-time All-Lake Conference honoree in track and field • four-time all-state and six-time All-Lake Conference honoree in gymnastics • earned six varsity letters in gymnastics • graduated 21st in her class of 466.

Personal: Born August 13, 1992 • majoring in child psychology • daughter of Steve and Jean Murgic • has an older brother, Nick.

Murgic's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Pole Vault 13-05.75, 4.11m (AT-5th) Jack Johnson Classic (1/30-31/15)
Murgic's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark (All-Time Rank) Meet (Date)
Pole Vault 13-07.25, 4.15m (AT-4th) Meet of the UnSaintly (5/2/15)

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