2016-17 Women's Track & Field
Amanda Anderson Distance
Courtney Anderson Distance
Jane Austin Distance
Genavieve Baklund Thrower
Jada Barker Sprinter
Christa Benson Multi/Hurdles
Kaitlyn Christianson Thrower
Alexandria Coleman High Jump
Regan Grube Thrower
Autumn Huju Distance
Madison Kealy Distance
Vanessa Rae Lopez Distance
Marissa Morgenstern Hurdles
Savanah Olson Thrower
Sarone Paulzine Distance
Kristen Petron Sprinter
Samara Tobeck Thrower
Samantha Velde Thrower
Julia Welciek Distance
Terris Williams Jumper
Sharnea Witt Distance
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Kristen Petron

Kristen Petron

YEAR Freshman
EVENTS Sprinter
HOMETOWN Rice, Minn.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL Sauk Rapids-Rice HS

2018-19 (Jr)
• Spring NSIC All-Academic Team (All-Academic Team of Excellence)
Set new personal bests in the 600m (1:46.76) 800m (2:25.58) and 1000m (3:12.21)... Member of the 4x1600 team that set a new Bemidji State indoor record... Eight top 10 finishes during the indoor season... Competed in six events during the outdoor season and placed in the top-10 in four events... Placed second in the 3000m steeplechase with a personal record time of 12:07.40 at the Ron Masanz Classic... Placed 19th in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 12:24.06 at the NSIC Outdoor Championships... Placed third in the 1500m run with a time of 5:13.10 at the Cobber Dual.

2017-18 (So)
Winter NSIC All-Academic Team
Spring NSIC All-Academic Team
Set personal record marks in the 800m (2:29.50) and 1000m (2:31.29) during the indoor season... Finished among the top-five four times... Set personal record in the 800m (2:26.16) at the Ron Masanz Classic on April 28, 2018... Four top-10 finishes in four meets participated in during the outdoor season.

2016-17 (Fr)

Took part in three meets during the indoor season and seven during the outdoor season... Member of seven top-five relay teams... Set indoor personal records in 60m (8.72 at The Opener), 200m (28.98 at Super 8 Open), 400m (1:05.58 at The Opener) and 600m (1:52.65 at Super 8 Open)... Set outdoor personal records in 200m (28.60 at Lee Krough Invitational), 400m (103.13 at Drake Alternative) and 800m (2:38.14 at Lee Krough Invitational).

High School
Joins the Bemidji State Track and Field and Cross Country teams after competing for Sauk Rapids-Rice High School... Participated in Cross Country, Swimming, and Track and Field for the Storm totaling 9 athletic letters... Was an All-Conference swimmer all four years and an All-Conference track athlete 2015-2016... Was named Student Athlete of the Year in 2016... Member of National Honor Society, Honor Roll, and received academic letters all throughout high school.

Personal
Daughter of John and Pam Petron... Born September 30, 1997 in Rice, Minnesota... Plans to major in Biology with a Cellular and Molecular emphasis and minor in Chemistry... Received Dean's List honor in fall 2016 and spring 2017... Also a member of the Bemidji State University Track and Field Team.

Indoor Personal Records
60m Dash: 8.72, at The Opener (12/3/16)
200m Dash: 28.98, at Super 8 Open (1/14/17)
400m Dash: 1:05.58, at The Opener (12/3/16)
600m Dash: 1:46.76, at Twin Ports Invite (1/19/19)
800m Run: 2:25.58, at UND Indoor Tune Up (2/16/19)
1000m Run: 3:12.21, at Bison Open (2/1/19)
Mile Run: 5:26.13, at Dakota Classic (12/6/19)

Outdoor Personal Records
200m Dash: 28.60, at Lee Krough Invitational (3/15/17)
400m Dash: 1:03.13, at Drake Alternative (3/29/17)
800m Run: 2:26.16, at Ron Masanz Classic (4/28/18)
1500m Run: 5:13.10, at Cobber Dual (5/4/19)
3000m Steeplechase: 12:07.40, at Ron Masanz Classic (4/27/19)

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