Karla Verkouw attended J.P. McCaskey HS in Lancaster, Pa. While in high school, Karla recieve 4 varsity letters in track and field hockey, and one in soccer. Her junior year, she placed 4th at the Distict 3 meet and 2nd in the League Champioship in pole vault; she also placed 1st in the 400m relay at the League Championship. As a senior she tied for 5th in the State in pole vault and placed third in the 400m relay at the League Championship. Senior year, she also was named Lanc/Leb League All-Star for Pole Vault. Aside from athletics, Karla was a member of the marching band, German Club, NHS, and National German Honors Society.
Karla is the daugter of Stephen and Kathryn Verkouw. She has 3 brothers and 1 sister and her familiy has hosted 3 exchange students.
|100m: 14.30 (RRelays - 3-25-11)
||60m: 8.97 (VT-ME - 1-15-11)
|PV: 3.70 (12'01.50) (Larry Ellis - 4-23-11)
||PV: 3.60 (11'09.75) (Heps - 2-27-11)
|LJ: 4.69 (15'04.75) (UNH - 4-9-11)
|HJ: 1.40 (4'07) (UVM/Midd - 4-17-11)