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 she 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 also pitched a perfect game. She was 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 hobbies include anything outdoors and dolphins.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson because of the beautiful campus, the softball program, and my amazing teammates."