2000-01 Junior: Golomb started in 20 games in her junior season. She averaged 10.5 points and 6.1 rebounds last season. She shot 49 percent from the field and 80 percent from the free throw line. Second on the team with 176 rebounds on the season. Tenth on the career list with 418 rebounds. She blocked 37 shots for the season and eight in one game against Rice (3/7/01). Her career total of 93 blocked shots ranks her second in Nevada’s career record book.
1999-00 Sophomore: Started in all 29 games. Led team in field-goal percentage (.504) and blocked shots (30) for a second consecutive year. Her career total of 56 blocked shots ranks her fifth in Nevada’s career record book. Averaged 11.1 ppg and 6.6 rpg, the team’s second best in both categories. Connected on 78.7 percent from the charity stripe. Scored a season-high 24 points vs. Pacific on 1/23/00. Ripped down a career-best 14 rebounds vs. San Jose State on 11/19/99.
1998-99 Freshman: Started 10 games games for Nevada. Her 26 blocked shots and 51.6 percent success rate from the field led the team. Shot 75 percent from the free-throw line, which tied Sarah Estrada.
High School: Earned two letters in basketball at Will C. Wood High School in Vacaville, Calif. Her basketball team won the Monticello Empire League title both years she was on varsity and won the Division I Sectionals when she was a senior. Golomb earned MVP and all-conference honors in her two seasons with the varsity team.
Personal: Daughter of Michael and Kristine Golomb. She was born on July 16, 1980. A journalism major whose goal is to go to law school. Her grandfather played professional football for the Green Bay Packers. Golomb enjoys listening to music, dancing, scuba diving, and coaching youth sports.
Coach Gee: “Katie suffered a severe ankle injury in the off-season but she has worked very hard on her rehab and she should be ready for this season. Katie is definitely a leader on our team and has been our leading rebounder, as well as one of our key scorers the last two seasons. Her ability to score both from the perimeter and inside is a great asset to our team.”