Katie  Reichert
 Katie Reichert

Longview, WA

High School:





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.