| Kate Gorry
2004 WAC Cross Country Champion
2004 WAC Champion (10,000m)
2004 WAC Cross Country Runner of the Year
2003 NCAA Cross Country Qualifier
Rice - 2004: Won the 2004 WAC cross country individual crown to lead Rice to a second-place finish... First Owl to win the individual conference title... Named the WAC cross country runner of the year... Also won the Rice Invitational and the Islander Opener Splash... Finished seventh at the NCAA Pre-Nationals in Terre Haute, Ind... Helped the Owls to the 2004 WAC outdoor crown, winning the 10,000 meters in 35:38.63, then taking third in the 5,000 meters the next day.... Placed fourth in the 5,000 at the Texas Relays, clicking 16:59.72... Finished third in the indoor 5,000 at the Tyson Invitational, recording the best time of the year by an Owl, 16:41.35... Also placed fourth in the 5,000 at the WAC indoor championships. 2003: Qualified for the NCAA cross country championships after placing fourth at the NCAA south central regional meet... Redshirted the indoor season... Helped the Owls to the WAC outdoor title with a third place finish in the 5,000-meters at the WAC meet... Took the 5,000-meter title at the Rice/RunSport meet with a season-best 17:05.67. 2002: WAC cross country freshman of the year and first-team all-WAC selection... Helped lead the Owls to the WAC title with a seventh place finish at the conference meet... Was a top runner for Rice in her rookie season... Was the first Owl to cross the finish line in five of Rice's eight meets.
High School - 2002 graduate of St. John's high school in Houston... Four-year starter and nine-time letterwinner for the Rebels... Cross country team won the SPC five consecutive years... Lead runner both her junior and senior seasons... Finished fourth at the SPC championships in 2000 and third in 2001... SPC all-Conference in 2000 and 2001... Named to the Texas Track and Field all-state team in 2000 and 2001... Named the St. John's female athlete of the year in 2001 and 2002... Also played soccer, where she was the team captain her senior year... A four-year starter for the varsity team... Finished as the leader in total points... All-conference selection in 2002.
Personal - Full Name: Katherine Adams Gorry... Born: Dec. 23, 1983, at Houston... Parents: Tony and Anne Gorry, Houston (one sister)... Father played football and baseball at Yale... College: Lovett.