Katie Collier
2012-13 Women's Track & Field
Nashville, Tenn.
Katie Collier

2014 Track and Field: Marked a personal best in the 55m hurdles with a time of 9.56 at the TSU Invite… Season best time in the 60m hurdles was 10.04… Season best in the long jump was 4.58m… Season best in the shot put was 10.32m... Finished first at the Boston-Moon Classic in the javelin throw (33.79 meters)… Placed fourth at the Kentucky Relays with a javelin throw of 37.45 meters… Placed third at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships in the javelin throw (37.08 meters). 

2013 Track and Field: Set a personal record at the UAB Blazer Indoor Invitational in the 200m finishing with a time of 28.43s... Stole second place in the shot put at the Samford Multi and Invitational Indoor Track and Field meet after landing a throw of 10.20 meters... Also at the meet, her time of 9.98s in the 60m hurdles clinched a new personal best in the event... Competed in six events at the Atlantic Sun Indoor Track and Field Championships, the shot put, 800m, high jump, 60m hurdles, long jump, and pentathlon... At the championships, she took home first in the shot put with a measure of 11.69 meters and third in the 800m with a final time of 2:41.81s... During the outdoor season, she vied in the UNF Spring Break Invitational where she placed fourth in the javelin throw with a launch of 34.85 meters... Her javelin throw of 38.73 meters at the Samford Multi and Invitational landed her second in the competition and new personal best... Took home first in the javelin at the SIU Bill Cornell Spring Classic with her throw of 36.49 meters... Placed fifth at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships in the javelin with her throw of 36.26 meters.

2012 Track and Field: Began her track and field career at Lipscomb competing in the shot put, long jump, 200m, 100m hurdles, javelin throw, 4x1, and 4x4... Brought home two top-ten finishes at the Boston-Moon Classic in both the shot put and javelin throw launching the shot put 10.66 meters to capture eighth place while throwing the javelin 31.62 meters to snag second place at the meet... Took part in the Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships where she placed sixth in the 4x1 with a time of 49.04s, seventh in the javelin throw with a distance of 34.59 meters, and 15th in the shot put with her throw of 10.41 meters.

High School:
Competed for Scott Shaver at Pope John II High School… Earned All-Region in 2008 and 2009 in Track… Set the school record with a long jump of 16’ 1.25”… State Runner-Up in Discuss in 2009… Was All-State in volleyball… Sumner County Volleyball Player of the Year 2009… Was involved in National Honor Society, Peer Buddy and Spanish Honors…

Personal: Daughter of Bonnie and Richard Collier… Has three older sisters (Jenny, Jackie and Laura Beth)… Plans to major in Biology…