Katie Janonis
Katie Janonis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mt. Prospect, Ill.

High School:
John Hersey

Event:
Diver

Birthdate:
03/11/1986

2007-08: Member of the All-Missouri Valley Conference First Team and Scholar-Athlete Team ... earned the honor of Missouri Valley Conference Diver of the Week five times ... finished third on the 3-meter against Northern Iowa ... placed first on both the 1- and 3- meter boards against Lindenwood ... placed first on the 1-meter and fourth on the 3-meter at the UIC diving invitational ... recorded first-place finishes on the 1- and 3-meter boards against Evansville ... took first on both the 1- and 3-meter boards against Western Illinois ... placed first on both the 1-and 3-meter boards in a double-dual meet against Butler and Youngstown State ... placed second on the 1-meter and first on the 3-meter board against Illinois ... placed fifth on the 1-meter at the Zippy Invitational ... finished second on both the 1- and 3-meter boards against Ball State ... placed third on the 1- and 3-meter boards against Green Bay ... ended the season first in the 1-meter competition and eighth in the 3-meter competition at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships.

2006-07: Earned the honor of Missouri Valley Conference Diver of the Week twice ... named an all-conference diver ... named ISU's Most Valuable Diver for the 2006-07 season ... finished first on both the 1- and 3-meter boards against Northern Iowa ... took third on both the 1- and 3-meter boards at the Lindenwood Invitational ... finished second on the 3-meter board against Illinois ... placed second on the 1- and 3-meter boards in a double-dual meet against Western Illinois and Iowa State ... took sixth on the 1-meter board at the Akron Invitational ... finished second on the 1-meter board and third on the 3-meter board at the Florida Atlantic meet ... ended the season second in the 3-meter competition and fourth in the 1-meter competition at the State Farm MVC Championships ... member of the 2007 Valley Women's Scholar-Athlete Team.

2005-06: Placed second on 3-meter board at the Lindenwood Meet ... recorded a fifth-place finish on the 3-meter board against Illinois-Chicago and Ball State ... finished third on both the 1- and 3-meter board against UW-Green Bay ... placed sixth on the 3-meter and fifth on the 1-meter at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships. 2004-05: Finished second on the 3-meter board against Northern Iowa.

John Hersey: Team captain, MVP and state qualifier junior and senior year ... sixth at sectional junior year and fifth senior year ... named academic all-conference ... was also a gymnast.

Personal: Born 3-11-86 ... daughter of Michael and Kathy Janonis ... two-time member of the AFNI Athletics Honor Roll ... majoring in biochemistry/molecular biology.