2017-18 Women's Track & Field
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Genavieve Baklund Thrower
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Christa Benson Multi/Hurdles
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Analise Fabre Sprints/Jumps
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Ashley Kinnard Mid-Distance/Distance
Molly O'Neil Thrower
Savanah Olson Thrower
Sarone Paulzine Distance
Ellen Peterson Mid-Distance/Distance
Kristen Petron Sprinter
Anna Scapanski Sprints/Jumps
Becky Schroeder HJ/Sprints
Venice Stewart Sprints
Allyna Storms Mid-Distance/Distance
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Samara Tobeck Thrower
Aneesa Tucker Mid-Distance/Jumps
Samantha Velde Thrower
Sharnea Witt Distance
Cassidy Ziegler Jumps/Sprints
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Kristen Petron

Kristen Petron

EVENTS Sprinter
HOMETOWN Rice, Minn.

2018-19 (Jr): 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.

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.

Cross Country Personal Records:
4K: 17:07.0 at MSU Moorhead Dragon Invitational 2017
26:28.4 at 2017 NSIC XC Championships

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

Outdoor Personal Records:
200m: 28.60 at Lee Krough Invitational (3/15/17)
400m: 1:03.13 at Drake Alternative (3/29/17)
800m: 2:26.16 at Ron Masanz Classic (4/28/18)
1500m: 5:14.49 at Central College Dutch Invite (4/5/19)