Lindsey Kong
Lindsey Kong

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sun Prairie, Wis.

High School:
Sun Prairie

Height:
5-6

Position:
Middle Distance

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

Cross Country
2010: Competed in the Badger Classic, finishing seventh for UW and 44th overall in a time of 15:43 ... placed ninth for UW and 11th overall with a time of 19:39.53 at the Northern Illinois Huskie Open ... placed 131st at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational with a time of 23:00 ... clocked in at 23:52.5 in open race of Pre-NCAA Invitational, placing 97th ... ran unattached at UW-Oshkosh Open

2009: Competed in four events ... finished fifth overall in the UW Cross Country Classic with a time of 15:24 ... finished 77th at the Big Ten championship with a time of 23:50 ... ran time of 24:00 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional for a 152nd overall finish ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree

2008: Did not compete

2007: Competed in two events ... placed fifth on the team and ninth overall at the UW-Platteville Open in 16:43 ... finished 15th on the team and 16th overall at the Pioneer Invitational in 20:01.8

2006: Redshirt season

Track
2010 -- Outdoor: Finished sixth in the 5,000 meters in a personal-best time of 18:19.5 at the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational (5/8) ... finished 12th in the 1,500 meters at the Gateway Classic (4/17) in a time of 5:01.94 ... placed fourth in the ,5000 meters at the Rex Foster Warhawk Open (4/9) in a time of 18:35.56

2009: Placed 3rd in the 3,000 meters at the Wisconsin Open (5/2) and 2nd at the Wisconsin Twilight (5-9) in 10:47.24 and 10:41.20

2008: Placed seventh in the mile at the Badger Open (5/2) with a season-best time of 5:18.87

2007: Redshirt season

High School
Started competing in track as a senior ... finished 10th in the 1,600 meters and 12th in the 3,200 meters at state as a senior ... also a member of 11th-place 4x800-meter relay at state meet ... finished third in the 3,200 meters and fourth in the 1,600 meters at conference meet ... member of the conference champion 4x800-meter relay ... four-year letterwinner in swimming ... three-year letterwinner in soccer ... earned an academic excellence award ... coaches: Doug Maughan and Paul Frank

Personal
Major is kinesiology ... parents are Peter and Lori Kong ... has three younger sisters, Tracey, Amy and Casey ... has volunteered with Bookin' It with Bucky

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Mile 5:18.87 2-23-08 800 Meters 2:20 High School
1,500 Meters 5:01.94 4-17-10
1,600 Meters 5:14.49 High School
3,000 Meters 10:41.20 5-9-09
3,200 Meters 11:35 High School
5,000 Meters 18:19.58 5-8-10

Honors and Awards
Academic All-Big Ten (1):
2009

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