Perk Valley product Katie Wieber named head women's water polo coach at Chatham University

BRIDGEPORT – Former Perkiomen Valley aquatics standout Katie Wieber has been named the head women’s water polo coach at Chatham University outside Pittsburgh.

Wieber, an all-state swimmer and water polo player and a two-time team MVP in water polo for the Vikings during her distinguished scholastic career, went on to earn All-America status at Washington and Jefferson College.

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She was the second player in W&J women’s water polo history to be named to the CWPA Division III All-Conference first team in 2011 after posting 41 goals and 30 steals as a senior in 2011. The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) named Wieber honorable mention Division III All-America following that stellar season.

For her four-year career at Washington and Jefferson, Katie recorded 76 goals and 32 assists for 108 points, complementing those impressive numbers with 55 steals on the defensive end.

Wieber had served for one season as an assistant water polo coach at Chatham prior to her appointment as head coach.