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#999 Katie Denton Season 2024

Baton Rouge, La. ,
High School
Parkview Baptist HS

Updated 6/30/05

In the first 10K of her career, ran the second fastest time in school history, 35:39.94, at the Penn Relays … Was 13th in the event at the SEC Championships with a time of 38:13.35 … Won the 5K twice during the outdoor season, first at the Tiger Relays (17:40.18) and then at the Sun Angel Classic (17:10.47) … Time at the Sun Angel Classic ranks as the fourth fastest in Lady Tiger history … Competed minimally during the indoor campaign, completing the mile (5:13.20), 3K (10:34.40) and 5K (17:26.60) once each.

Saw early season success, clocking the seventh-fastest 3K time in school history at the United Heritage Invitational (10:15.81) … Won the Arkansas Invitational with a time of 10:23.09 … Ran the 5K once during the indoor season, posting a time of 17:35.82 at the Armory Invitational … Time ranks as the third fastest all-time at LSU … During the outdoor season, also posted some of the top times in Lady Tiger history … PR of 17:26.93 in the 5K ranks sixth all-time on the LSU list … Clocked 17:27.52 at the Penn Relays and 17:38.97 at the Texas Relays.

Proved to be the Lady Tigers’ top distance runner after sitting out the 2002 season as a redshirt … Ran the fourth fastest indoor 5K time in school history, clocking 18:06.28 at the Gator Invitational … Ran a season-best 10:18.00 in the 3K at the Armory Invitational … Time ranks as the seventh best in Lady Tiger history … During the outdoor season, posted her top time in the 5K at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational (17:42.48) … Won the event at the LSU Tiger Relays with a time of 17:54.43 … Ran the 3K once during the outdoor season, recording a time of 10:24.83 … Posted a top time of 4:45.50 in the 1,500 meters at the LSU Alumni Gold.

Sat out the 2002 season as a redshirt.

High School
Earned all-state and all-parish honors in cross country while attending Parkview Baptist High School … Finished second in the 1,600 meters at the Louisiana state meet with a time of 5:21 … Placed third in the 3,200 meters (11:49) at that same meet … Also lettered in cross country, finishing ninth in the state meet as a senior … A member of the National Honor Society and the Beta Club.

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