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Kate Penney
Position: Cross Country/Distance
Other Position: Cross Country: Junior - Indoor: Junior - Outdoor: Sophomore
Height: 5'6"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Xavier College Prep
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2012 Pac-12 All-Academic Honorable Mention (Cross Country)

2013 MPSF All-Academic


2013: Indoors, Penney ran the mile in a personal-best time of 4:50.57 at the Husky Classic … She also ran the mile at the MPSF Championships and took 11th place with a time of 4:51.28 … Outdoors, Penney had a huge breakthrough towards the end of the season … Penney ran the 1,500-meter race in 4:36.68 at the UA-ASU-NAU Double Dual, around 19 seconds faster than her previous personal best … Following that, she ran in the preliminary round of the event at the Pac-12 Championships and dropped her personal best again, this time running 4:23.33 and advancing to the final … Penney’s personal-best time 4:21.33 came in the final at the Pac-12 Championships and was good for ninth place … She qualified for the NCAA West Preliminaries where she made it to the quarterfinal of the event … In that quarterfinal, Penney clocked a time of 4:33.67 and took 22nd place.

2012 (XC): Penney ran at the George Kyte Classic and took 26th place overall and sixth among UA runners with a time of 18:56.9 in the 5K … At the Dave Murray Invitational, 18:43 was Penney’s time for the three-mile race where she took 10th place overall and 10th among UA runners … In Penney’s third and final race of the season, she ran 18:20.2 at the Grand Canyon Invitational and took second place overall in the 5K and was the second Wildcat to cross the finish line.

2012: Indoors, competed at the NAU Open, finishing in first place with a time of 5:18.8 in the mile … She redshirted the outdoor season.

2011 (XC): She finished in 21st place in the 5,000-meter race at the George Kyte Classic, clocking a time of 18:56.1 … Ran three miles in 18:19 at the Dave Murray Invitational, good for 16th place … At the Grand Canyon Invitational, Penney clocked a time of 18:39.6, good for fifth place in the 5,000-meter race.

HIGH SCHOOL: A graduate of Xavier College Prep, she was the team captain her senior year … Four-time Arizona 5A-I All-State and All-Fiesta Region … A member of the Arizona 5A-I State Championship cross country team all four years … National Honor Society member. 

PERSONAL: She is the daughter of Jeff and Beth Penney.

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