Events: 1,500M (5:48.11), Mile (6:27.59), 3,000M (OUT: 12:47.17)
Competed in six meets for the Lady Tigers as a redshirt freshman in 2014 … Wrapped up her outdoor season by clocking a personal best of 5 minutes, 48.11 seconds in the 1,500 meters in a sixth-place finish at the LSU Invitational … Also ran the 1,500 meters outdoors at the LSU Alumni Gold (5:51.81), Battle on the Bayou (5:56.91), Tulane Team Invitational (6:00.83) and Louisiana Tech’s Jim Mize Invitational (6:06.34) … Ran a personal best of 12:47.17 for 10th place in the 3,000 meters at the Tulane Team Invitational … Placed 14th in the mile at the LSU Twilight while running a banked-track-converted time of 6:31.82 in her only indoor appearance.
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers during the 2013 season.
PRIOR TO LSU
Ran cross country and track in high school during her prep career at West Feliciana High School … Helped her high school cross country team win four district championships … Set personal bests of 6:23 in the mile, 13:44 in the two-mile and 21:15 in the three-mile in high school … Competed in the 1,600 meters and 3,200 meters during the track season.
Full name is Katie Lenora Stevenson … Born on Dec. 16, 1993 … Father is Tommy Stevenson … Has one younger brother, Tommy … Has two younger sisters, Kelsey and Abby … Was a two-year member of the Beta Club at West Feliciana High School … Was also a four-year member of her school band … Majoring in psychology.