3 Katie Johnston
3 Katie Johnston
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Livermore, Calif.
High School: Livermore
Position: UTL
Major: Computer Science

Honors
All-America Honorable Mention (2015-16)
SCIAC Athlete of the Week 3/1 (2015-16)

2017
Team Ranks

  • 2nd Goals (18)
  • T-2nd Steals (19)
  • 2nd Assists (14)
  • 2nd Drawn Exclusions (23)
  • T-3rd Field Blocks (2)

2016
Team Ranks

  • 3rd Goals (24)
  • 2nd Assists (30)
  • 2nd Steals (35)
  • 3rd Field Blocks (9)
  • 2nd Exclusions Drawn (47)

Research and STEM activities
Will intern at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's (LLNL) High Performance Computer Facility in the summer following her freshman year...Participated in the Girls Who Code Summer Immersion Program in 2014 at the General Electric Company in San Ramon, which included a small-team final development project "On Time," a time management app.

Prior to Caltech
Named All-East Bay Athletic League and All-North Coast Section honors three times each...Named team defensive MVP twice...Team captain...Four-year Varsity starter and three-year Varsity swimmer...A thrower on track & field as a senior...Played club ball for 680 Club Water Polo Team, making the Junior Olympics from 2011-14...Won the Cal Cup in 2014...Class Valedictorian...Livermore-Granada Olympian Scholar-Athlete winner in 2015...Presented with the Edward Teller Science Award...Earned the Nahas Oakland Coliseum Scholarship...Won the NsTec Engineering Award.

Personal
Daughter of Tim and Sue...Has one older sister, Amanda, and one older brother, Kevin.