Katie is the only sophomore on this year’s Wildcat team. She played in 23 matches last season as a red-shirt freshman. Katie is also one of four players on the team from Canada.
Katie appeared in 23 matches and played in 47 sets as a red-shirt
freshman for the Wildcats...She played in 12 of WSU’s 16 regular season Big Sky
matches and both Big Sky Tournament matches...Posted a career-high of
three kills in a match against Montana on November 21...Totaled nine kills on
the season...Also had 11 blocks and nine digs during the year...Played in all
five sets in WSU’s 3-2 win over Montana in the first round of the Big Sky
Tournament, tying her career-high with two digs.
the season at Weber State.
Knoll Collegiate High School
Graduated from Winston Knoll Collegiate High School in
Regina...Earned high school letters in volleyball, basketball, softball, track,
handball, and golf...Was named the Female Athlete of the Year in 2003 and
2004...Was the Regina Volleyball All-State in 2005 and 2006...Was selected to
the Saskatchewan Provincial Team in 2005 and her team was the Volleyball
Provincial Champions her final three years.
Born April 20, 1989 in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada...Parents are Chris and Pam Mario...Full name is Katherine Daphne Mario...Has one older sister, Danielle age 22...Is majoring in Business Marketing at Weber State.