11 Katie McKiel
11 - Katie McKiel
Height: 5-11
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Manitou Springs HS
Major: Sports Medicine

As a Junior: Earned D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award... Finished with an overall record of 15-12... Won big against Eckerd 21-9, 21-14 (03/02).

As a Sophomore: Had an overall record of 9-14 for the season... Won first match 21-14 against Webber International on 2/24/18.

High School: Attended Manitou Springs High School, lettering in volleyball for four years in addition to a pair of seasons in soccer… Named team captain in volleyball since she was a sophomore, playing volleyball under head coaches Carol Benedict and Jane Squires… Named Tri-Peaks League Player of the Year two times… Four-time All-Conference honoree… Four-time All-State First Team… CCGS All-State Athlete in 2015… MaxPreps/AVCA Colorado Player of the Week in 2014… Gazette’s Small School (3a-1a) Player of the year in 2013 and 2014… Honor Roll all four years and Academic All-State for all four years… Played club volleyball for Colorado Volleyball Association…  2014 Far Western 16 USA Champions… Finished fourth at the Colorado Crossroads Tournament… Recorded another fourth-place finish at the 2015 Disney Volleyball Showcase… Finished in the top-10 of the 2016 Girls Junior National Championships in Milwaukee.

Personal: Volunteered for the Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon for three years… Canyon Fire Restoration volunteer… Colorado Volleyball Association Mentorship Program mentor… Daughter of Frank and Meg McKiel… Sister to Molly and Kelsey… Sports Medicine Major… Born February 12.