Katy Petrie
Katy Petrie
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cranston, R.I.
High School: LaSalle Academy
Position: Middle

As a Sophomore in 2013: Was a key contributor all season in the Bobcats’ relay efforts as she contributed on an All-New England 4x800m and helped Quinnipiac finish 2nd in the NEC Championship, also in the 4x800m…Nabbed the outdoor program record in the 4x800m relay with a time of 9:10.32…Grabbed the All-Conference runner-up in the 4x800m relay as she helped the Bobcats finished with a 9:15.04…Finished in 5th place at the New England Championships to take All-New England honors in the 4x800m relay as the Bobcats crossed the line in 9:13.97…Competed in four total individual events in the 2013 season including three appearances in the 800m and once in the 1500m…Scored a season-high time of 2:17.74 in the 800m to place 11th in the Northeast Conference Championship…Ran her only 1500m of the season in 5:08.58 at the Fred Hardy Invite.

As a Freshman in 2012: Participated in only 200m and 400m events throughout her first season with the team…Saw more time in the 400m events than any other Bobcat as Petrie raced in six throughout the year…Her best 400m time of the season came on April 14 at Brown where her time of 1:02.34 was good enough for 13th place…Doubled up in her first event of the season as she ran in both the 200m (28.77 seconds) and 400m (1:05.01) at the Fred Hardy Invitational on March 31…Ran a 1:04.56 400m dash on April 7 at the George Davis Invitational…Followed up her season-best time at Brown with a 1:03.73 400m dash on April 21 at MIT…Placed 16th out of 29 in the 400m at Yale with a time of 1:03.60…Raced in both the 200m (28.16 seconds) and 400m (1:03.54) at the NEC Championships on May 5.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended LaSalle Academy where she ran varsity cross country and indoor and outdoor track…Helped lead LaSalle to four straight State Championships between 2008-11…State Champion in outdoor track during her freshman, sophomore and senior seasons…Was named Academic All-State as a senior…Received All-State second team honors in the 4x4 relay during the 2011 season.

Personal: A native of Cranston, R.I…Daughter of Charles and Doreen…Has an older brother, Kris…Majoring in athletic training and physical therapy.