- Katie Stepp
Katie  Stepp


Allentown, Pa.

High School:
Parkland HS



2005: Competed in six meets for the Blazers ... best finish came at the Evansville Invitational, as she finished 12th overall with a personal best of 18:41.96 in the 5K ... was 30th at the Memphis Twilight, after posting a time of 18:38.68 ... started the season with a career-best time of 15:56.37 in the 4K Belmont Invitational, placing her 43rd overall ... ran a personal best of 24:05.25 in the 6K NCAA South Regional.

High School: A four-year letterwinner at Parkland (Pa.) High School ... a four-time Pennsylvania State Championship Qualifier ... named team captain for the 2004 season ... finished 39th at the 2004 Pennsylvania State Championships, helping her team finished second overall ... Parkland won the 2004 League Championships and was ranked seventh in the Northeast ... finished eighth overall at the District Championships in 2004 and was third in the League Championships ... was named a League All Star by area coaches in 2002, 2003 and 2004 ... also a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Full name is Katherine Joyce Stepp ... born June 17, 1986 ... daughter of Bill and Tami Stepp ... has an older sister, Cortney Bates and a younger brother, Tim ... majoring in marketing.