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 Katie Grimes
Katie Grimes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Canyon, Texas

High School:
Canyon

Event:
Hurdles

Birthdate:
12/22/1990


04/19/2014

Pledger Takes Down 100M Hurdle Record at Mt. SAC

Sophomore Lady Raider breaks school hurdle record at Mt. SAC Relays

02/13/2014

Red Raiders, Lady Raiders to Compete Across the Region

Tech to host Red Raider Open Friday, athletes to also compete at Tyson and UNM Elite

12/16/2013

Miller to Speak at USTFCCCA Convention

Tech Associate Head Coach Dion Miller to speak on hurdles/sprints

08/02/2013

Lady Raiders Sign Top Hurdler

Texas Tech announces the signing of Shaelyn Grant

06/20/2013

Rivera Advances to Finals at USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Texas Tech freshman looks for spot on Team USA Friday

05/02/2013

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

04/25/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Recap

Cierra White breaks school record in 100M

04/24/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Preview

Wes Kittley previews Texas Tech's Thursday's final home meet of the season

03/05/2013

Red Raiders Head to NCAA Indoor Championships

Tech athletes set for Indoor Nationals in Fayetteville March 8-9

02/20/2013

Track: Big 12 Indoor Championship Preview

Track: Big 12 Indoor Championship Preview

06/11/2012

Big 12 Indoor Championships

Photos from the 2012 Big 12 Indoor Championships

06/07/2012

2012 NCAA Championships Day 2

Photos from Day 2 at the 2012 NCAA Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa

05/31/2012

Texas Tech Open - Jan. 13-14, 2012

Photos from the Texas Tech Open Indoor Meet on Jan. 13-14, 2012

Career Performance List

2013 INDOOR ALL-AMERICAN FIRST TEAM - 60MH
2012 OUTDOOR ALL-AMERICAN SECOND TEAM - 100MH
2012 INDOOR ALL-AMERICAN SECOND TEAM - 60MH


2012 OUTDOOR
Continued her stellar junior campaign earning second team All-American honors in the 100-meter hurdles...ran a personal-best time of 12.99 at the Red Raider Open...the time is the fastest wind-aided time in school history....Big 12 runner up with a time of 13.00...earned five top-five finishes on the season...set the official wind-legal school record with a time of 13.20 at the NCAA Championships...re-wrote the record books by running the three fastest times in school history under a 4.0 wind reading.

2012 INDOOR
Had a breakout season in the sprint hurdles recording the top three times in school history in the 55-meter hurdles including the school record mark of 7.74 in the season opener at the Texas Tech Open on Jan. 14.

2011 OUTDOOR
Placed third overall at the Big 12 Championships in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 13.42...garnered five top-five finishes in the 100-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 13.21 in a first place finish at the Texas Tech Open (4/22)...also competed in the 400-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 1:04.12 at the TCU Invite.

2011 INDOOR
Competed in the pentathlon and the sprint hurdles...finished fourth at the Big 12 Championships in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.49...placed seventh in the pentathlon at the Texas A&M Challenge with 3,418.

2010 OUTDOOR: Competed in the long jump, 100M hurdles and 400M hurdles during the season ... ran a season best of 13.68 in the 110M hurdles at the Texas Tech Invitational ... best of 1:04.69 in the 400M hurdles at the Sooner Invitational ... won the 400M hurdles at the Texas Tech Open ... jumped a season best of 17'-10.75" (5.45M).

2010 INDOOR: Competed in six events during the season ... season best of 17'-8.75" in the long jump, 33'-7.50" in the shot put, 8.07 in the 55M hurdles, 8.69 in the 60M hurdles and 2:33.80 in the 800M ... season best score of 2,828 in the pentathlon at the Big 12 Indoor Championships.

CANYON: Member of the 2008 3A State Champion track and field squad and the mile relay state championship squad ... all-state track in 2007, 2008, 2009 ... two-time state champion in the 300M hurdles in 2007 and 2008 ... state champ in the 100M hurdles in 2008 ... runner-up at the state meet in the 100M hurdles in 2009 ... member of the Key Club, FCA, Student Council and vice-president of her senior class.

PERSONAL: Born Katie Grimes on December 22 ... daughter of Norman and Deedy Grimes ... has four siblings Allison, Whitney, Norman and Mackenzie ... father played football at ACU and mother ran track and played basketball at ACU ... enjoying reading, running, cooking, Facebook and playing volleyball ... majoring in sociology.

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