Katie Olson
Katie Olson
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Marshfield, Mass.
High School: Marshfield
Event: Sprints/Hurdles

2018-19 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

60M Dash: 8.84 (Wesleyan University Invite)

200M Dash: 29.76 (2019 Branwen Smith-King Invite) 

60M Hurdles: 19.47 (2019 Little East Conference Championship)

2019 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

100M Dash: 13.96 (11thAnnual ECSU Invitational)

100M Hurdles: 16.75 (2019 SNHU Penmen Relays)

NOTABLES

  • Put together a strong performance at the 2019 Branwen Smith-King Invite with the fastest time in the 200M dash and second-fastest time in the 60M dash and hurdles 
  • Led the Beacons in the 100M Hurdles with a time of 16.75 at the 2019 SNHU Penmen Relays 
  • Finished in seventh place in the 100-meter hurdles at the Bridgewater State Invitational 
  • Recorded a top-8 finish in the 100-meter dash at the Carla Coffey Invite 
  • Earned a sixth place overall finish at the Springfield Invite in the 100-meter hurdles
  • Posted her best time in the 60-meter hurdles, good for sixth place at the 2019 Little East Conference Indoor Championship

2017-18 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

60M: 8.87 (December 9, Rhode Island College Invitational) 

60M Hurdles: 10.31 (January 26, Wheaton College Invitational) 

200M: 29.74 (January 26, Wheaton College Invitational) 

400M: 1:11.51 (January 20, Springfield College Maroon & White Classic) 

2018 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

100M: 14.24 (April 7, Wheaton College Invitational) 

100M Hurdles: 16.78 (April 28, Little East Conference Championship) 

400M Hurdles: 1:16.15 (April 21, Sean Collier Invite) 

NOTABLES 

  • Made her collegiate debut on December 2 at the UMass Boston Indoor Open when she ran the 200M (30.46) 
  • Enjoyed her best meet of the indoor season on January 26 when she posted season-best times in the 60M Hurdles (10.31) and 200M (29.74) 
  • Earned fifth-place at the Little East Conference Outdoor Championship Meet in the 100M Hurdles (26.78) 

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from Marshfield High School in 2017 … Was a five-time ACL All-Star and League Champion … Named the team Captain during her junior and senior seasons … Led Marshfield High School to a league championship and was a D2 State Relay champion … Was an Honor Roll student in high school … Born on August 7, 1999 … Daughter of Laura and Brian Olson … Has two siblings, Jake and Nik … Currently majoring in Nursing.