Katie  Reichert
 Katie Reichert

Longview, WA

High School:





15 Vikings Earn USTFCCCA Academic Awards

WWU had 15 Track & Field student-athletes with at least a 3.25 cumulative GPA and NCAA provisional or automatic mark


Drake and Reichert Lead Way at Olympic Trials

Bethany Drake, Katie Reichert and Monika Gruszecki represent WWU in the Olympic Trials in Eugene


Three Vikings Compete at U.S. Olympic Trials

Bethany Drake, Katie Reichert and Monika Gruszecki will compete Thursday in Eugene


2015-16 WWU Athletics All-Sports Review

WWU completed another successful season finishing 26th in the Directors' Cup standings.


26 Student-Athletes Set to Graduate Saturday

Graduating student-athletes were part of a group that won the GNAC All-Sports Championship every year

WWU Career: A four-time NCAA Division II All-American in the javelin ... four-time USTFCCCA All-American and West Region All-Star ... school record holder in the javelin with a throw of 54.97m/180-4 set in 2016 at the Harry Jerome Classic ... competed in the 2016 USA Olympic Trials ... two-time GNAC conference champion ... school record holder in the indoor pentathlon ... USTFCCCA All-Academic and All-GNAC Academic selction during her career.

NCAA Javelin Finishes:
  • 2012: 7th place
  • 2014: 2nd place
  • 2015: 5th place
  • 2016: 3rd place
2012 (Freshman): 
  • Earned USTFCCCA All-America honors placing 7th in the Javelin (46.47m).
  • GNAC All-Star in the heptathlon placing 3rd with 4,269 points.
2013 (Sophomore):
  • Utilized redshirt season.
2014 (RS Sophomore): 
  • Placed 2nd at NCAA Division II National Championships with mark of 50.34m/165-2 on last attempt - one inch behind winner and teammate Bethany Drake (165-3).
  • Won the GNAC Outdoor Championship in the javelin.
  • USTFCCCA All-American (1st team), West Region All-Star and Academic All-Star.
  • Participated in the U.S. Championships in Sacramento, CA.
  • Set the school record in the pentathlon placing 3rd at the GNAC Indoor Championships with 3,144 points.
2015 (Junior):
  • Earned USTFCCCA All-America honors placing 5th at the NCAA II Championships (49.28m).
  • GNAC runner-up in the javelin (44.43m/161-8).
  • Season best throw of 50.48m/165-7) at the Beach Invitational.
  • CoSIDA Distrcit 8 Academic All-Star.
  • GNAC Academic All-Star.
2016 (Senior):
  • Earned fourth All-America honor placing 3rd at the NCAA Championships with a throw of 54.03m/177-3.
  • Named WWU Female co-Athlete of the Year.
  • Won 2nd GNAC javelin title with throw of 50.19m/164-8.
  • Set WWU school record with throw of 54.97m/180-4 at the Harry Jerome Classic on June 18.
  • Participated in the U.S. Olympic Trials in Eugene, OR placing 16th.
  • Named GNAC All-Star and USTFCCC Academic All-Star.
  • 2016 Performance Rank: 15
Daughter of two previous collegiate athletes (mom, Terri: played volleyball and track at Spokane Falls CC, dad, John was s football player at CWU) ... placed 2nd in the javelin at the 4A WIAA State Championships as a senior at Kelso High School ... did not begin throwing the javelin until her senior year of high school.