Women's Track

 

  Kristen Ford
Kristen Ford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lindenhurst, N.Y.

High School:
Lindenhurst H.S.

Birthdate:
11/14/1982


As a Junior in 2002-2003:

Posted a season best 2:16.90 in the 800M ... placed seventh at the A-10 Outdoor Championships with a time of 2:16.90 ... named to the A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll ...

As a Sophomore in 2001-2002:

Finished third in the 500M at 1:19.08 at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships ... part of the fourth-place 4 x 400M relay team at the A-10 Indoor Championships ... member of the eighth-place 4 x 400M relay team that finished in a time of 3:57.64 at the New England Indoor Championships ... anchored the fourth-place 4 x 800M relay team at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships, recording a personal time of 2:16.49 in the 800M ... member of the sixth-place 4 x 800M relay team at the New England Outdoor Championships ... finished 14th in the 800M at 2:18.19 and eighth in the 4 x 400M relay at a mark of 3:57.64 at the New England Outdoor Championships ... named to the UMass Athletic Director's Honor Roll ...

As a Freshman in 2000-2001:

Established a UMass season-best in the 800M run with a time of 2:16.49 at the A-10 Outdoor Championship ... member of the 11th-place distance medley team at the ECAC Indoor Championship with a mark of 11:57.04 ... part of the team that won the distance medley title at the New England Indoor Championship posting a time of 12:00.90 ...

Before UMass:

Received four letters in outdoor track and three in indoor track at Lindenhurst (N.Y.) H.S. ... was the pentathlon county champion as a senior and finished 20th overall in the state meet ... participated three times in the N.Y. state meet ... named Athlete of the Year in 2000 ... all-county 1998-2000 ... all-league 1996-97 ... also received letters in basketball and soccer ... a member of National Honor Society ...

Personal:

Born November 14, 1982, in East Meadow, N.Y. ... daughter of Thomas and Evelyn Ford ... majoring in Economics.

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    Event Calendar

    Friday, Dec 5
    at URI Pentathlon 11:00 AM
    Saturday, Jan 10
    at Yale Invitational 9:00 AM
    Saturday, Jan 17
    at Beantown Challenge 10:00 AM
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