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Katie Barton Athlete Profile

#20 Katie Barton

Position: Outside Hitter Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 1984-1986 Hometown: North Hollywood, CA Last School: Los Angeles Valley College


  • Majored in athletic training
  • Transfered from Los Angeles Valley College
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1984): "Good hitting power and game experience. Adjusting well to BYU offense. Will provide depth in offense."
  • Academic All-HCAC and Cougar Club Academic Athlete fall semester 1984, 1985
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1985): "Most improved player on the team. A power hitter. Likely starter. Excellent defensive skills. Good passer and excellent blocker. Superior work habits and dedication."
  • P. E. academic scholarship
  • Co-captain of 1986 team
  • From head coach Elaine Michaelis (1986): "A solid player whose leadership will be a key to our success this season. Effective right side hitter, one of the best at her position in the league. Good blocker and defensive player. Shows good variety in hitting skills."

Before BYU

  • First team all-conference in volleyball at Los Angeles Valley College
  • All-star on the college basketball team
  • Named to Dean's List twice
  • Worked for Al Scates Instructional Volleyball Camp in the summer of 1984