Kristen Wilkens
Kristen Wilkens

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodbury, N.Y.

High School:
Syosset HS

Position:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
02/26/1988

Major:
Arts and Sciences


2008-09:
Indoor: Ran a season-best time of 2:40.14 in the 800 meter at the Giegengack Invitational (2/7)... crossed 13th at the Fordham Invite in the 800 meter... took 45th in the 800 meter at the Gotham Cup (1/16).
Outdoor: Finished 24th in the 800-meter at the America East Championship (5/3)... crossed ninth in the 800 at the Quinnipiac Classic (4/8)... took 16th in the 800 at the Monmouth Invitational (3/28)... placed 37th in the 800 at the Yale Invitational (4/26).

2007-2008:
Crossed 18th in the outdoor 800-meter at the America East Championships (5/4)... took tenth in the outdoor 800-meter at the Quinnipiac Invitational (4/9)... completed the outdoor 800-meter in a season-best time of 2:33.31 at the UMASS Invitational (4/12).

High School:
A four-year letter winner in track at Syosset High School... named most improved as a junior... also member of the swim team.

Personal:
Kristen Leigh Wilkens... born February 26, 1988, in Syosset, N.Y... daughter of Karen and Thomas... sister of Thomas, Matthew, Katherine, Kimberly and Michael.