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Kate Penney
Kate Penney

Phoenix, Ariz.

High School:
Xavier College Prep


Cross Country/Distance



UA Women Head to Eugene With 12 Entries

At the final day of competition at the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round, Arizona added seven additional entries to the program's total for the finals in Eugene.


Three Track Cats Advance To Eugene

After the first day of the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round, Arizona had three student-athletes advance to finals of the NCAA Championships.


T&F In Austin For NCAA West Prelims

The No. 22 men's and No. 6 women's track and fields will compete in the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round on May 23-25.


NCAA West Preliminary Fields Announced

The University of Arizona Wildcat men's and No. 7 women's track and field teams both have athletes competing in the 2013 NCAA West Preliminary Round in Austin, Texas.


T&F Women Take Second At Pac-12 Championshps

The No. 5 women's track and field earned a runner-up finish at the Pac-12 Championships while the men finished in seventh place.

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 5A-I State Championship cross country team all four years ... National Honor Society member.

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