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KRISTEN (FAIRLEY) BUCKLEY

4 Seasons (2000-03)

5' 6" * Distance

Clovis, California

Clovis High School

Cross country

Prior to FPU - Kristin earned All-Tri-River Athletic Conference and All-Valley honors at Clovis High School both cross country and track... helped the Cougars to TRAC and Valley championships in both sports ... was a member of the Cougars squad that won the California State track and field championship in 1997.
Personal - Kristin's parents are Tim and Carol Fairley of Clovis... has two brothers, one older and one younger... enjoys pizza, skiing, riding horses, running and has a special interest in history... attends Valley Christian Center.
2002 season - Kristin enjoyed her best season... was the GSAC champion in the 10,000 meters... earned NAIA All-America honors in the 10,000 meters and marathon... finished fifth in the 10,000 meters for a FPU record 37:54.80 at the NAIA National Championship in Olathe, Kansas... followed that less than 36 hours later with a second place finish in the marathon... her marathon time of 3:10:51.64 was 30 minutes faster than her previous best time... also earned NAIA All-America Scholar Athlete honors.
CAREER BESTS
Event
Mark
Date Place Meet
1,500 meters
5:03.95
4/5/02
Fresno-CT FPU Invit
3,000 meters
10:27.94
4/20/02
Davis Aggie Classic
3,000 steeplechase
11:52.27
4/4/03
Fresno-CT FPU/Biola/Westmont
5,000 meters
18:03.68
3/2/02
Johnson City, Tenn NAIA National Championship
10,000 meters
^37:54.80
5/23/02
Olathe, Kansas NAIA National Championship
Half marathon
^1:24:03.7
1/25/03
Bakersfield Bakersfield Half Marathon
Marathon
3:10:51.64
5/25/02
Olathe, Kansas NAIA National Championship
SEASON-BY-SEASON BESTS
Event
2000
2001
2002
2003
CAREER
1,500 meters
Dnc
Dnc
5:03.95
Dnc
5:03.95
3,000 meters
12:17.57
11:30.4h
10:27.94
Dnc
10:27.94
3,000 steeplechase
Dnc
Dnc
Dnc
11:52.27
11:52.27
5,000 meters
20:51.32
20:07.74
18:03.68
18:28.27
18:03.68
10,000 meters
42:14.54
41:36.31
^37:54.80
38:39.6h
^37:54.80
Half marathon
Dnc
1:31:15
1:26:41
^1:24:03.7
^1:24:03.7
Marathon
Dnc
3:40:23
3:10:51.64
Dnc
3:10:51.64
^ FPU record