Hometown: Rio Linda, CA
Previous School: Sierra College
College: Bell is entering her first season with the Lady Red Hawks. She is a transfer from Sierra College, where was on the Dean's List.
High School: Bell played four years of varsity softball at Rio Linda High School. She also played volleyball and basketball. She earned MVP, all-league, and all-conference honors. She was also on the honor roll. She played club softball for the Cygnets, Rapids, and Comets.
Personal: Katie is the daughter of Dyan and Robert Bell. Her favorite athlete is Michelle Granger; and her favorite scripture is Proverbs 16:1. She loves Asian food and being outdoors.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson because I love the small campus, the softball coaching staff, and softball program."