Katherine Beam
Katherine Beam
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: South Windsor, Conn.
High School: South Windsor

In 2010-11:
Cross Country:
Finished the NCAA Regionals in 22:30.9 on April 4…Was Quinnipiac’s fourth finisher at the Northeast Conference Championships, placing 10th overall in 18:12.5, on Oct. 30…Finished second for the Bobcats and 10th overall in 10:30 at the CCSU Mini Meet on Oct. 22…On Oct. 1, ran the Paul Short Invitational in 22:40…Finished in fifth place, with a time of 19:05, at the Quinnipiac Invitational on Sept. 18.
Indoor Track:
Did not compete.
Outdoor Track:
Ran the 1,500-meters in season-best time of 4:58.22 at the 2011 Yale Springtime Invitational.   

In 2009-10:
Cross Country:
Competed at the CCSU Mini Meet on Oct. 24, crossing the finish line at 10:40.55…Placed 82nd with a time of 19:15 at the New England Championships…Finished the Paul Short Invitational in 22:36.
Indoor Track: Competed in the 3,000-meter run at the Northeast Conference Championships on Feb. 20…Finished the one mile run in 5:25.19 at the URI Sorlien Invitational on Jan. 15.
Outdoor Track: Competed at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championships on May 6, where she ran a personal-best time of 18:07.78 in the 5,000-meter run…Ran a personal-best, 4:52.38, in the 1,500-meter run at the University of Connecticut Women’s Select on April 17.

In 2008-09:
Cross Country:
Received All-NEC honors after placing fifth at the Northeast Conference Championships…Finished at 18:54 at the NEC championship meet.
Indoor Track: Ran a personal-best time, 5:16.53, mile at the URI Quad Invitational on Jan. 31…Ran a personal-best time of 10:26.88 in the 3,000-meter run at the 2009 Boston University Terrier Invitational on Jan. 23.

Before Quinnipiac: Ran four years of varsity cross country and outdoor track and two years of varsity indoor track at South Windsor High School...Was All-Conference, All-State and All-New England in cross country at South Windsor and All-Conference in track...Member of the team that won the Central Connecticut Conference Eastern Division Championship.

Personal: A Native of South Windsor, Conn…Daughter of Barbara and Harold Beam...Has two older sisters, Christina and Brittany, and two younger brothers, Ian and Johnny.