Katherine Gerber
Katherine Gerber
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Perrysburg, Ohio
High School: Perrysburg High School

2017-18: Opened the season at the All-Ohio Championships and recorded a 6K time of 25:18.6.

Prior to Ohio: Earned four varsity letters in cross country and three varsity letters in track & field under coach Jon Monheim at Perrysburg High School… Was named the cross country captain in the 2016 season and won cross country MVP and track Most Improved that same year… Records her personal bests in the 1600-meter at 5:21 (2017), 3200-meter at 11:31 (2017)… Helped her cross country team to become the N11 Champions, regional champions, and place fifth at the state tournament in 2014… Was involved in National Honors Society and Key Club.

Personal: Daughter of Maureen and Joe Gerber… Has two brothers, Joe and Michael, and one sister, Melissa… Lists her favorite team as Perrysburg and her favorite athlete as Steve Prefontaine… Enjoys running, biking, swimming, adventuring, and journaling… Plans to major in Translational Health and attend medical school.