Katelyn Eberhardt
Katelyn Eberhardt
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mishawaka, Ind.
Last School: Mishawaka HS
Experience: 2L


2010: Competed in all six meets … Best 5K time of the season was 18:33.34, placing 21st at the Atlantic Sun Conference Championships … Highest finish of the season was 13th, crossing the line in 19:13.63 at the Fast Cats Classic (5K) … Also placed 25th in a time of 15:17.35 at the Belmont-Vanderbilt Opener (4K) … Ran at the NCAA South Regional, finishing the 6K course in 23:24.41 to take 140th … Earned Atlantic Sun All-Academic honors.

2009: Academic All-Conference ... Participated in four of six races ... 67th at Evansville Invitational (5K) ... 70th at Belmont Opener (4K) ... 93rd at Crimson Classic (5K) ... Also ran Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic (5K).

2008: Atlantic Sun All-Freshman team ... Academic All-Conference ... Participated in all six races ... Ran season-best time of 18:55.33 at the Atlantic Sun Championships (11/1) to finish 19th ... 6K time of 24:39.70 at NCAA South Regional (11/15).


2009-10: Academic All-Conference ... Competed in four indoor meets ... 12th in 800m at Blue Raider Invitational ... 20th in 3000m at MT Valentine Invitational in season-best time of 10:59.83 ... 23rd in 3000m at Atlantic Sun Indoor Championships ... 23rd in 3000m at Indiana Relays ... Competed in four outdoor meets ... 7th in 3000m at Vanderbilt Invitational in season-best time of 10:52.05 ... 13th in 1500m at Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invitational ... 17th in 5000m at Atlantic Sun Outdoor Championships ... DNF in 1500m at APSU Spring Fling.  

2008-09: Academic All-Conference ... Competed in three indoor meets... Finished fourth in the Mile at Blue Raider Invitational with season-best 5:26.10 ... Took sixth in the Mile at the MTSU Christmas Invitational ... At Indiana Relays competed in 800m ... Competed in two outdoor meets ... Notched season-best time of 4:56.92 in 1500m at Raleigh Relays ... Also ran at APSU Spring Fling.

Prior to Belmont: Standout performer at Mishawaka High for coach Chris Kowaleski ... Three-time First Team All-Conference N.I.C. ... Indiana State Qualifier in cross country ... Also State Qualifier in outdoor track events, 3200m and 4 x 800m relay ... Two-time conference champion in 3200m ... Part of high school record-setting 4 x 800m relay team ... Earned Frank M. Steele Mental Attitude Award.

Personal: Exercise Science major ... Three siblings; Mary Beth, Christopher, and Ryan ... Daughter of Thomas and Christine Eberhardt ... Born March 16, 1990 in South Bend, Ind.