UW Health Sports Medicine 




Kara Krugel
Kara Krugel

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Brookfield, Wis.

High School:
Central

Event:
Jumps

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Redshirt Freshman/Redshirt Freshman

At Wisconsin
2013 Outdoor:
Took third in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Open (5/4) with a mark of 36-7 (11.15m) ... placed fourth in the triple jump at the Benedictine Twilight Invitational (4/26) with a leap of 35-11 1/4 (10.95m) ... finished 20th in the triple jump at the Sea Ray Relays (4/12) with a mark of 32-9 (9.98m)

2013 Indoor: Finished third in the triple jump at the Wisconsin NCAA Qualifier (3/1) with a leap of 36-4 (11.07m) ... placed third at the Red & White Open (2/15) in the triple jump with a mark of 35-11 1/4 (10.95m) ... finished sixth in the triple jump at the Cyclone Classic (2/9) with a leap of 36-7 3/4 (11.17m) ... placed sixth in triple jump at the Bill Bergan Invitational (1/26) with a leap of 36-4 1/4 (11.08m) ... took third in triple jump at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/19) with a mark of 35-11 1/2 (10.96m) ... placed second in the triple jump at the Panther Open (1/12) with a leap of 37-6 3/4 (11.45m)

2012 Outdoor:
Redshirt season, competed unattached, placed third in the triple jump at the Wisconsin Open (5/5) with a leap of 35-10 (10.92m) and took fourth in the long jump with a distance of 16-9 1/4 (5.11m)

2012 Indoor: Redshirt season

High School
Three-time qualifier for regionals and sectionals, sophomore, junior and senior year ... as a senior, conference champion in indoor and outdoor triple jump, champion in outdoor long jump, won regional high jump and was runner up at sectionals ... made State finals in triple jump senior year ... took third at State junior year in the 800-meter relay, all-state in the event ... Milwaukee Journal all-area honorable mention in triple jump as a senior ... team MVP senior year

Personal
Parents are Michael and Soon Krugel ... has one younger sister, Katie ... intends to major in biology, going premed

Why Wisconsin?
"My dad attended the University and growing up in Wisconsin I've always been a Badger fan. I've heard nothing but great things about the athletics here and the academics are top notch."

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Triple Jump 37-6 3/4 (11.45m) 1-12-13 Long Jump 16-9 1/4 (5.11m) 5-5-12
Triple Jump 36-7 (11.15m) 5-4-13

ON WISCONSIN
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