Katy Andrews Athlete Profile

Katy Andrews

Katy Andrews
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2008-2011 Hometown: Encinitas, CA Last School: LaCosta Canyon High School

Personal

  • Born in Pomona, Calif.
  • Parents are Doug and Kathleen
  • Hobbies include outdoor activities, playing guitar, cooking arts and crafts, knitting
  • Plans on majoring in nutritional science, exercise/ health science or environmental engineering.

Before BYU

  • Competed in both cross country and track in high school
  • Lettered four years in cross country
  • A three year state qualifier, the Palomar League Champion in 2004-2006
  • San Diego Section CIF Champion in 2005-2006
  • In 2004, won the Third-Team All-Western Region and the Second-Team All-Western Region in 2005
  • In 2006, named the San Diego Hall of Champions Star of the Month
  • Won the Joe Brooks Award in 2006-2007
  • Also in 2006-2007, named San Diego's Hall of Champions Runner of the Year and XC All-Academic Team Captain in 2008
  • Served as the LCC Varsity Team Captain in 2007, and an All-Academic Team Scholar Athlete
  • Four-year letter winner in track and a four-year state qualifier
  • In 2005, was the Palomar League Runner-Up for the 1600m and 3200m
  • League Champion in 2006-2007 and the CIF Champion for the 1600m and 3200m
  • Placed ninth at state in 2006 for the 1600m
  • Placed sixth in 2007 for the 3200m, named Today's Local News All-Star and an All-American Team Scholar Athlete
  • Ran personal best in the 1600m in 4:56.2 and ran the 3200m in 10:36.58

Summary

  • MWC Scholar-Athlete (2009)
  • MWC Academic All-Conference (2010)
  • WCC All-Conference (2011)
  • Mountain All-Region (2011)

Stats

2011: Senior      
Place Event Time Distance
40 Notre Dame Invitational 17.45.0 5K
56 Wis. Adidas Invitational 20:59.0 6K
25 NCAA Mountain Regional 21:50.8 6K
4 WCC Championships 20:51.0 6K
183 NCAA Championships 21:43.0 6K

2010: Junior                        
Place Event Time Distance
21 Utah State Open 17:55.3 5K
47 Notre Dame Invitational 17:29.0 5K
37  Pre-Nationals Invitational 21:02.1 6K
17 MWC Championships 22:36.4 6K
23  NCAA Mountain Regional 21:17.7 6K
2009: Sophomore      
Place Event Time Distance
2 BYU Autumn Classic 18:25.6 5K
1 Bob Firman Invitational 17:59.3 5K
8 Wis. Adidas Invitational 17:26.2 5K
6 MWC Championships 21:30.6 6K
12 NCAA Mountain Regional 21:19.0 6K
133 NCAA Championships 21:45.0 6K
2008: Freshman      
Place Event Time Distance
6 BYU Autumn Classic 19.55.0 5K
2 Bob Firman Invitational 18.29.0 5K
38 Bill Dellinger Invitational 21:55.0 6K
85 Pre-Nationals Invitational 21:39.0 6K

  Best Times: 5k - 17:26.2, 6k - 20:51.0



2008 | Freshman Year

  • Competed at the BYU Autumn Classic and finished sixth in the 5k with a time of 19:55.4
  • Placed second at the 5k Bob Firman Invitatoinal in a time of 18:29.12
  • At the Bill Dellinger Invitational placed 38th with a 6k time of 21:55.33
  • Competed at pre-nationals with a 6k time of 21:39.5 placing 85th
  • At the MWC championships placed sixth in the 6k with a time 21:43
  • Placed 27th at regionals with a 6k time of 21:23.4
  • Named to the All-MWC Team

2009 | Sophomore Year

  • Named to the All-MWC First Team following a sixth-place finish at the MWC Championships
  • Earned All-Region honors after arriving in 12th place at the NCAA Mountain Regional
  • Came in 133rd place at the NCAA Championships with a 6K time of 21:45.0
  • Earned an 8th-place finish at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational
  • Came in first place at the Bob Firman Invitational with a 5K time of 17:59.0
  • Arrived in second place at the BYU Autumn Classic in 18:25.0

2010 | Junior Year

  • Began the season at the Utah State Open, finishing in 21st place in a 17:55.3
  • Competed at the Notre Dame Invitational, taking 47th place in 17:29.0
  • Raced at Pre Nationals and finished in 21:02.1, good enough for 37th place
  • Crossed the line in 22:36.4 at the MWC Championships to take 17th place
  • Concluded the season at the Mountain Region, running the 6K race in 21:17.7, good enough for 23rd place

2011 | Senior Year

 

  • Began the season with a 40th place finish in the Notre Dame Invitational 5k in 17:45.0
  • Crossed the line in 20:59.0 and placed 56th at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 6k
  • Finished fourth overall in the WCC Championship 6k with a career best of 20:51.0
  • Ended her cross-country career at BYU in the NCAA Championship with a 183rd place finish in the 6k in 21:43.0