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Katie Hirko
2012-13 Women's Track & Field
HT.
5'4"
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Oley, Pa.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL
Oley Valley HS
Katie Hirko

2012 Cross Country: Competed in five meets ... earned Atlantic Sun Women's Cross Country Freshman of the Year honors ... placed in the top-10 in four events including a season-best third-place finish at the Blue Ridge Open ... earned first team all-conference honors with a personal-best time of 17:36.8 and a fourth-place finish at the A-Sun Championships ... finished 77th at the NCAA Division I South Region Cross Country Championships.

Prior to ETSU:  A multi-sport athlete earning letters in field hockey, cross country, and track & field ... finished in 36th at the state meet and 6th in the district meet in her only year of running cross country as a senior ... was a state qualifier as a senior in the 800-meter and 4x800-meter relay after finishing runner-up in the district meet ... finished in third-place in the 400-meter to qualify for state as a sophomore ... helped her field hockey team to a county and district championship in 2009.

Personal:  Born on June 9, 1994... daughter of Judy A. Fix and James C. Hirko Jr.... majoring in nursing.