|Katie was an exceptional volleyball player for the Panthers who set nine school records including most kills in a career with 323 and most kills in a season with 195. Her prowess was recognized by being named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association High School "All-American Team". Katie was also "All-State", Big 9 Conference "Volleyball Player-of-the-Year and "All-Big 9". She received numerous team awards and was a co-captain of the squad.
Before choosing to concentrate her athletic abilities solely on volleyball, Katie also played softball and competed in track while earning a total of six varsity letters. She received the "Panther Best" award as a senior and was a finalist for "NCW Sports Awards High School Female Athlete-of-the-Year" in 2007.
Katie went on to play volleyball for the University of Idaho and was a finalist for "NCW Sports Awards College Female Athlete-of-the-Year" in 2010.
- Caricatures of inductees as they appeared while involved in WHS athletics and the synopsis of accomplishments are drawn and written by Jeff Mertes.