Katherine Delaney - Women's Cross Country - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Katherine Delaney Season 2015-16

Middle Distance

Class Senior
Hometown Laguna Niguel, Calif.
High School JSERRA Catholic High

Major: French major with a minor in corporate strategy.


– 2014 NCAA South All-Region Team
– 2014 All-SECTeam

Delaney’s Track Bio: HEREÂ

Delaney’s Times on TFRRS.com

2015 Cross Country: Finished with a time of 18:39 at the Commodore Classic.

2014 Cross Country: Capped her career with an outstanding postseason that included earning All-Region and All-SEC honors. … Was the team’s top finisher at the SEC Championship and played a key role in helping the Commodores win the NCAA South Region title for the first time in program history. … Placed 173rd at the NCAA Nationals in 21:50.30. … Set a career-best time in the 6K at the NCAA Regionals with a 20:05.50 for 13th place. … Was the top Commodore runner at the SEC Championships, taking ninth place in 20:10.10. … Earned 67th place with a 20:52 time at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational. … Posted a 22:57 time in the Roy Griak Invitational 6K, earning 90th place. … Established a new PR and earned seventh place at the Commodore Classic 5K with a time of 17:22.0. … Shattered her personal best in the 5k by posting a time of 17:40.42 while earning a second-place overall finish (and top finish among the Commodores) at the Belmont Opener.

2013 Cross Country:
Ran a 22:42.37 at the SEC Championship. … Clocked a 18:07.42 over the 4.94K course at the Crimson Classic to be the Commodores’ second finisher. … Posted her second straight personal record with a time of 18:18.13 at the Greater Louisville Classic… Ran 18:48.65 for a personal-best at the Commodore Classic 5K… Started her season by running 19:04.60 at the Belmont Opener at Percy Warner Park.

2012 Cross Country: Finished 38th at the Belmont Opener, running the 4K in 16:08.8 … Finished the 5K circuit at the Greater Louisville Classic in 20:08.7.

2011-12 (California): Redshirted cross country, indoor track and outdoor track seasons during freshman year at the University of California.

High School: State runner-up in cross country as a senior, finishing 5K race in 17:48.

Personal: Daughter of Mana and Ed Delaney. Sister to Alex (23). “Kat” loves her dogs, Louie and Napolean. She is certified in scuba diving and loves the beach.