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Kelsey Hjorth
Kelsey Hjorth

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Oswego, Ill.

High School:
Oswego

Height:
5-4

Event:
Distance

Hjorth's Cross Country Bio

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Freshman/Freshman

At Wisconsin
2014 Indoor:
Finished eighth in the 3000 meters at the Red & White Open (2/21) with a time of 10:11.82 ... won the mile run while competing unattached at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25) by posting a time of 5:10.67 ... competed unattached at the Badger Indoor Open (1/17) and finished third in the 3000 meters with a time of 10:21.79

High School
In track and field, received two-time all-state honors in the 3200 meters ... named to the 2012 all-state team for the mile ... two-time all-conference recipient ... in cross country, was a three-time state qualifier ... three-time sectional qualifier ... was the 2012 regional and conference champion ... three-time all-conference honoree

Personal
Parents are Sandra and Brad Hjorth ... has one younger brother, Gunnar (17) ... Illinois State Scholar ... member of the Math Honors Society ... Intends to major in business

Why Wisconsin?
"
I chose Wisconsin because of the highly recognized academics, athletic excellence and the great social atmosphere."

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Mile 5:10.67 1-25-14
3000 Meters 10:11.82#* 2-21-14



Personal Bests (High School)
Mile: 5:00.41
3200 Meters: 10:51.13

ON WISCONSIN
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