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Katie HoSang
Katie  HoSang

Hometown:
Bedford, N.H.

High School:
Bedford

Event:
Multi Events

Birthdate:
02/27/1996

Experience:
Sr./Sr.

02/24/2017

Women's Track & Field -- BIG EAST Championships (2/24/17)

Villanova competed on the first day of the BIG EAST Championships on February 24, 2017.

02/26/2016

Women's Track & Field--BIG EAST Championships Day 1

Villanova women's track & field photos from Day 1 of the BIG EAST Indoor Track & Field Championships

01/08/2016

Villanova Open

Villanova made its debut at the brand new Ocean Breeze Track & Field Athletic Complex on January 8.

03/01/2015

Women's Track at BIG EAST Championships

Villanova competed on the first night of the indoor BIG EAST Championships at the New York Armory on February 28, 2015.

On HoSang: Gritty competitor who works hard and who has grown into an important role on the team ... Has made contributions in the multi events and several individual events, specializing in the hurdles both indoors and outdoors ... Nine-time BIG EAST scorer and two-time All-BIG EAST selection ... Ranks fifth on the Wildcats all-time performance list in the heptathlon and is ranked 10th in the pentathlon ... Should continue to make an impact for the team this season.

2017 Outdoor: Competed at just one meet before being shut down with an injury later in the spring ... Came in sixth in the 400 meter hurdles (1:04.24) and seventh in the 100 meter hurdles (14.86) at the season-opening Penn Challenge.

2016-17 Indoor: Established personal best times in both the 60 meter hurdles and the 200 meters at the Gotham Cup ... At that meet finished fifth in the hurdles with a time of 8.89 and came in 15th in the 200 meters with a time of 25.79 ... Earned a sixth place finish in the hurdles at the BIG EAST Championships ... Recorded a time of 9.10 in the final after ranking fifth with a time of 8.94 during the preliminary heats ... Opened the season at the Jack Pyrah Invitational and was the runner-up in the hurdles with a time of 8.98 ... Finished seventh in the final of the hurdles at the Nittany Lion Challenge after posting times of 8.96 in the preliminaries and 9.22 in the final ... Finished 10th in the preliminary heats of the hurdles (8.97) at the Villanova Open and led off the 4x400 meter relay which finished sixth with a time of 3:52.98 ... Posted times of 9.01 in the hurdles and 26.04 in the 200 meters at the FastTrack National Invitational.

2016 Outdoor: Competed almost exclusively in the 100 meter hurdles and the 400 meter hurdles, and flourished with a breakout season ... Tallied personal best times in both hurdle distances at the BIG EAST Championships, scoring team points in those events as well as the 4x100 meter relay and the javelin ... Finished fourth in the 100 meter hurdles at the conference meet and tallied a personal best time of 14.28 in the final ... Stood in fourth place after the preliminary heats, when she ran a time of 14.71 ... Her personal best in the 400 meter hurdles came in the preliminary round, when she was clocked in 1:03.27 and ranked fifth overall ... Came in sixth in the final in 1:05.53 in her third race of the day ... Led off the 4x100 meter relay at the conference meet and earned All-BIG EAST honors as part of a lineup that finished third in the relay with a time of 47.66 ... Also placed sixth in the javelin with a throw of 31.80 meters ... Competed in the championship section of the 400 meter hurdles at the Penn Relays and registered a time of 1:04.01 ... Ran the 400 meter hurdles for the first time as a collegian at the season-opening Penn Challenge, where she placed fifth with a time of 1:05.78 ... Had lowered that time by more than 2.5 seconds by the end of the season ... Recorded times of 15.30 in the 100 hurdles and 1:05.09 in the 400 hurdles at the Colonial Relays, where she also ran one of the 200 meter legs of the sprint medley relay which finished fifth with a time of 4:03.09 ... Ran the 100 meter hurdles in 14.86, finished with a time of 1:05.38 in the 400 hurdles and anchored the 4x400 meter relay squad to a time of 3:55.82 at the Hurricane Alumni Invitational ... Came in ninth in the preliminary heats of the 100 hurdles (15.00) and was eighth in the 400 hurdles (1:04.16) at the Princton Outdoor Invite ... Posted a time of 14.86 in the preliminary heats of the 100 hurdles at the Larry Ellis Invitational.

2015-16 Indoor: Tallied a fifth place finish in the pentathlon at the BIG EAST Championships, scored in the 60 meter hurdles with a sixth place finish and also competed in the high jump and finished ninth ... Scored 2,927 points in the pentathlon ... Led the field of competitors with a time of 9.09 in the 60 meter hurdles to start the competition ... Her other marks during the pentathlon were a height of 1.43 meters in the high jump, a persaonal best throw of 9.04 meters in the shot put, a distance of 4.45 meters in the long jump and a time of 2:36.92 in the 800 meters ... Established new personal best times in the 60 meter hurdles in three straight races at the conference meet ... The first of the three was her time of 9.09 in the pentathlon ... Lowered that mark to 9.07 in the preliminary heats of the hurdles, when she had the sixth fastest overall time ... Lowered it further to 9.01 in the final to maintain her sixth place standing ... Registered a hieght of 1.50 meters in the high jump to close out a busy BIG EAST meet ... Completed two pentathlons during the season ... Scored a personal best 2,952 points and finished eighth at the Penn State National ... Her marks at theat meet included 9.56 in the 60 meter hurdles, 1.46 meters in the high jump and 4.86 meters in the long jump, a throw of 8.91 meters in the shot put and a time of 2:37.73 in the 800 meters ... Opened the season by winning the 60 meter hurdles (9.31) and finishing seventh in the 300 meters with a time of 43.15 at the Jack Pyrah Invitational ... Recorded a time of 9.25 in the preliminary heats of the hurdles and also posted a time of 26.57 in the 200 meters at the Villanova Open ... Competed in the preliminary heats of the hurdles (9.26) at the Great Dane Classic and also recorded a height of 1.50 meters in the high jump at that meet ... Placed 14th with a time of 9.28 in the 60 meter hurdles at the Gotham Cup while also recording a mark of 1.45 meters in the high jump.

2015 Outdoor: Earned All-BIG EAST honors in the heptathlon after recording a runner-up finish at the BIG EAST Championships ... During competition at the conference meet, tallied personal best marks in the 100 meter hurdles and the shot put ... Led all competitors in the BIG EAST heptathlon competition with a javelin throw of 31.48 meters and a time of 2:30.52 in the 800 meters ... On the first day of the competition, produced a personal best time of 15.84 in the 100 meter hurdles, recorded a height of 1.43 meters in the high jump, threw the shot put for a personal best distance of 7.67 meters and registered a time of 26.82 in the 200 meters ... In addition to her javelin and 800 meters marks on the second day, also recorded a long jump distance of 4.55 meters ... Scored a total of 4,015 points in the heptathlon ... In the meet prior to the BIG EAST Championships, set a personal best with a throw of 31.80 meters and also ran the 100 meter hurdles in 16.56 at the Delaware Classic ... Opened the season by finishing fifth in the 100 hurdles (16.38) and 11th in the 200 meters (26.89) at the Philadelphia College Classic ... Came in fifth in the 100 meter hurdles (16.70) at the Danny Curran Invitational and recorded a time of 16.36 in the preliminary heats at the Colonial Relays ... Also competed in the high jump at the Colonial Relays and tied for 20th place in the University section with a hieght of 1.45 meters ... Tallied times of 16.00 in the 100 meter hurdles and 27.35 in the 200 meters at the Delaware Open.

2014-15 Indoor: Scored team points at the BIG EAST Championships with a sixth place finish in the pentathlon and helped Villanova win its second straight conference team title ... Recorded a score of 2,769 points in the pentathlon with the following marks: 60 meter hurdles (10.07), high jump (1.43m), shot put (6.90m), long jump (4.64m) and 800 meters (2:26.82) ... Her time in the 60 meter hurdles was a personal best ... Her top event in the pentathlon was the 800 meters, in which she had the second-fastest time out of 11 competitors in the field ... Also completed a full pentathlon at the Widener Field Meet and scored 2,646 points in a first place finish ... Tallied a personal best throw of 7.40 meters in that pentathlon and also had marks of 9.46 in the 55 meter hurdles, 1.43 meters in the high jump, 4.47 meters in the long jump and 2:34.42 in the 800 meters ... Registered a personal best long jump of 4.95 meters in a fifth place finish at the McElligott Invitational ... Also came in 10th in the 60 meter hurdles at that meet with a time of 10.97 ... Ran the 300 meters at the season-opening Jack Pyrah Invitational and finished 13th with a time of 42.88 in her collegiate debut.

Bedford High School: Earned three varsity letters in both cross country and track a field ... Member of the 2013 and 2014 state championship track team ... Also a member of the 2012-14 4x400 meter relay state championship relay squad ... Also lettered in tennis where she was a member of the state championship team and played No. 1 singles and doubles ... Also lettered in nordic skiing ... AP Scholar and IB Certificate recipient.

Personal: Born 2/27/96 in Bedford, N.H. ... Parents are David and Elizabeth HoSang ... Has a brother, Mark ... Father was a member of the soccer team at California and brother played collegiate tennis at both Connecticut and Colby College ... Majoring in Computer Science.

PERSONAL BESTS

Pentathlon                2,952 Points            2016 Penn State National
Heptathlon 4,015 Points 2015 BIG EAST Championships

55 Meter Hurdles 9.46 2015 Widener Field Meet
60 Meter Hurdles 8.89 2017 Gotham Cup
100 Meter Hurdles 14.28 2016 BIG EAST Championships
200 Meters 25.79 2017 Gotham Cup
300 Meters 42.88 2014 Jack Pyrah Invitational
400 Meters 58.90 High School
400 Meter Hurdles 1:03.27 2016 BIG EAST Championships
800 Meters 2:20 High School
High Jump 1.53 Meters High School
Long Jump 4.95 Meters 2015 McElligott Invitational
Shot Put 9.04 Meters 2016 BIG EAST Championships
Javelin 31.80 Meters 2015 Delaware Classic

CAREER AWARDS (OUTDOOR TRACK)

All-BIG EAST                                      2016 (4x100 Meter Relay)
All-BIG EAST 2015 (Heptathlon)

CAREER AWARDS (Academics)

BIG EAST All-Academic Team                        2014-15, 2015-16

BIG EAST TOP 8 FINISHES

Heptathlon                2nd                     2015 Outdoor
4x100 Meter Relay 3rd 2016 Outdoor
100 Meter Hurdles 4th 2016 Outdoor
Pentathlon 5th 2016 Indoor
60 Meter Hurdles 6th 2016 Indoor, 2017 Indoor
400 Meter Hurdles 6th 2016 Outdoor
Javelin 6th 2016 Outdoor
Pentathlon 6th 2015 Indoor

Schedule