Katie Driest
Katie Driest
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Davidson, N.C.
High School: North Mecklenburg

2013: A two-year letterwinner and a captain, Driest will look to continue her improvement and placing in her senior season.

2012: In her third season, Driest ran in five races for the Generals ... placed 28th at the ODAC Preview in 28:32.00 (8/31) and 47th (27:14.32) at the ODAC Championship (10/27) ... took 17th at the W&L Invitational with a time of 23:32.00 (9/8).

2011: Ran in every race for the Generals in 2011 ... finished 23rd at the Hornet Cross Country Challenge to open the season (9/1) ... ran with a season-best time of 24:51.00 at the Don Cathcart Invitational (10/1).

2010: Competed in three meets during her rookie season ... ran a season-best time of 28:26 at the Dickinson Invitational (9/18) … placed 30th overall at the season-opening W&L Invitational (9/11).

High School: Lettered twice in cross country and track & field at North Mecklenburg … served as a team captain of the cross country team as a senior.

Personal: Was named high school valedictorian … is recipient of the prestigious Johnson Scholarship … a biochemistry major.