FHS grad inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

Farmington Daily Times
Katie (Pettigrew) Weems

Katie (Pettigrew) Weems, of Albuquerque, was inducted into the Luther College Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 17 in a ceremony at the Jenson-Noble Hall of Music at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa.

People inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame must be outstanding athletes at Luther College and must continue to show excellence in their professional lives after graduation, according to the college.

Weems is 2001 graduate of Farmiington High School and a 2005 graduate of Luther College.

She is the daughter of Barbara and Ed Pettigrew, of Farmington, and is married to Derek Weems.

She has won numerous awards in various sports, including soccer and track and field. She was also a ski instructor with the Sandia Peak Adaptive Ski Program.

Weems is currently employed as a physical therapist with the Carrie Tingley Hospital at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.