For a better browsing experience please switch your browser out of compatability mode.

Katie Holloway

Sitting Volleyball

Katie Holloway
  • 2008
  • 2012

Height: 6-3
Hometown:: Lake Stevens, Wash
Birth Date: Jun 8, 1986
College/Major/Grad Year: CSU Northridge/Sociology/2008, Oklahoma State/Master's in Therapeutic Recreation/2012

Most Notable

  • Two-time Paralympic medalist (Silver 2012 and '08)
  • Twice named the USAV Female Sitting Athlete of the Year (2012 and '11)
  • Is the only woman to compete with a prosthetic limb in the history of NCAA Division I basketball
  • Named tournament MVP at Volleyball Masters (2012), Parapan American Games and ECVB Continental Cup (2011)

MAJOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION:
2012 - Paralympic Games (Silver); Volleyball Masters (Gold)
2011 - Parapan American Zonal Championships (Gold)
2010 - Parapan American Championships (Gold); WOVD World Cup (Gold)
2009 - Parapan American Zonal Championship (Gold)
2008 - Paralympic Games (Silver); WOVD Intercontinental Cup (Bronze)
2007 - Sitting Volleyball Invitational (Silver)

Did You Know

  • Named the Best Spiker of the 2012 Paralympic Games in London
  • Leading scorer on the U.S. team in the 2008 Paralympic Games in Beijing.
  • Two-time gold medalist at the Parapan American Zonal Championships.
  • Was a four-year athlete at CSU Northridge in women's basketball.
  • Two time Big West Sixth Woman of the Year recipient (2005-06; 2006-07).
  • Letterwinner in volleyball and basketball at Lake Stevens High School

The Big Blurb
“She's an all-around player who does nearly everything well. But she wants to improve and allows me to push her hard and point out what she's not doing well." - Bill Hamiter, U.S. Sitting Volleyball Head Coach.

Related Links

Social Media

Related Articles


More Stories ›