Katie Matthews
Katie Matthews

Hometown:
Rocky Hill, Conn.

High School:
Rocky Hill

Height:
5-5

Event:
Distance


07/24/2013

Four Terriers Named to USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

Brady, Matthews, Page and Ray each maintained at least a 3.25 GPA

07/18/2013

Matthews Named America East Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Graduate student garnered three All-America selections in 2013

06/27/2013

Athanasiadis, Matthews Named America East Scholar-Athletes

Both women earn their second career award

06/10/2013

Matthews Named USTFCCCA First Team All-American

Graduate student finished fifth in national final of 10,000m run

06/06/2013

Matthews Finishes Fifth in 10,000m Run at NCAA Championships

Became first Terrier to earn three All-America accolades in same calendar year

02/14/2013

Women's Track & Field

Taken from the BU All-Access Show on February 14, 2013.

04/22/2013

2013 Student-Athlete Awards Reception

Photos taken from the 2013 Student-Athlete Awards Reception. Photo Credit: Steve McLaughlin

01/17/2013

BU Multi-Team Meet (Jan. 17, 2013)

The Boston University track & field teams opened the 2013 indoor season with the Multi-Team Meet at the TTC.

AS A GRADUATE STUDENT IN 2012-13

Named America East Woman of the Year and America East Scholar-Athlete of the Year ... Was a USTFCCCA First Team All-American in the 10,000m run after she finished fifth at the NCAA Championships (33:43.26) ... Is the first Terrier athlete, male or female, to earn three All-America selections in one calendar year ... Was a two-time America East Scholar-Athlete ... Shattered her own school record in the 5,000m run at the Payton Jordan Invitational (15:44.19) ... During the indoor season, was an All-America selection in both the 3,000m run and 5,000m run ... Finished fifth in the 5,000m run at the NCAA Championships with a school-record time of 15:42.27 en route to being named a First Team All-American ... That time broke her previous school record of 15:46.13, set at the Terrier Invitational on Jan. 25 ... Was 11th in the 3,000m run at the NCAA Championships (9:17.71) to earn Second Team All-America accolades ... Broke the school record in the 3,000m run with a time of 9:05.73 at the Husky Classic ... Named America East Track Performer of the Week for two consecutive weeks (Jan. 22 and 29) ... Named GoTerriers.com Student-Athlete of the Week on Jan. 28 ... Shattered BU's record in the 5,000m run with a time of 15:46.13 for a second-place finish at the Terrier Invitational on Jan. 25 ... Posted a then-NCAA-best time of 9:14.71 in the 3,000m run for a first place finish at the Multi-Teem Meet on Jan. 17.

AS A SENIOR IN 2011-12

During the indoor season, set a new school record in the 5,000m run with a time of 15:52.80 ... Won the mile run at the Battle of Beantown (4:46.95) .... Finished first in the 3,000m run at the BU Multi-Team Meet (9:17.80).

AS A JUNIOR IN 2010-11

During the indoor season, finished in the top-three in every race ... At the America East Championships, took first in the 5000m with a time of 16:06.38 and third in the 3000m with a time of 9:31.94 ... Finished sixth at the NCAA Championships in the 5000m with a time of 16:13.21 and earned All- American honors ... In the outdoor season, placed first in the 5000m with a time of 16:26.41 ... Earned first team All- American honors after placing 8th in the 10,000m final at the NCAA Championships ... Made it to the USA Nationals.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2009-10

During the indoor season, competed in the 3,000m run at the BU Multi-Team Meet (third/9:54.88), Battle of Beantown (first/10:01.48), AE Championships (fifth/9:58.32)... Also participated in the one-mile run at the Terrier Invitational (ninth/5:03.23) and 5,000m run at the AE Championships (fourth/17:16.71) ... In the outdoor season, competed in the 5,000m run at the Carolina Classic (fifth/17:51.48), Florida Relays (15th/17:36.6) ... Placed second (35:32.03) in the 10,000-meter run at the AE Championships and earned all-conference honors ... Won the 10,000-meter run at the ECAC Championships (35:36.29).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2008-09

During the indoor season, competed in the 3,000-meter run at the Battle of Beantown (12th/10:27.18), America East Championships (seventh/10:13.63) ... Also participated in the 5,000m run at the AE Championships (sixth/17:45.89) ... Member of BU's AE indoor championship squad ... During the outdoor season, won the 3,000m steeplechase at the Snowflake Invitational (11:42.06) ... Participated in the 5,000-meter run (third/17:41.66) and 3,000m steeplechase at the Florida Relays ... Won the 5,000m run at the Spec Towns Invitational with a time of 17:32.28 ... Finished third (17:37.39) in the 5,000m run at the America East Championships and earned all-conference honors ... Placed third in the 5,000m run at the New England Championships with a time of 17:31.79.

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY

Earned indoor track state championships as a junior and senior ... Individual state champion as a junior and senior in the two mile race at the indoor and outdoor championships ... All-New England selection as a junior and senior ... All-American in the 5K as a senior ... Team MVP as a sophomore, junior and senior ... All-Conference for cross country and track as a junior and senior.

PERSONAL

Daughter of Kevin and Elizabeth Matthews ... Has one brother, Dan ... Enrolled in the University's College of Health and Rehabilitation Services, majoring in speech, language and hearing pathology ... Born Nov. 19, 1990, in Hartford, Conn.

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