- Kristina Vaughn
Kristina Vaughn

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Madison, Ala.

High School:
Bob Jones HS

Experience:
3L



10/31/2011

UAB Cross Country Finishes Sixth At C-USA Championship

Blazers place three on all-conference teams

10/30/2011

UAB Cross Country Competes At C-USA Championship Monday

Blazers to compete at 10 a.m. CT in Houston

10/16/2011

UAB Competed Among Talented Field At Pre-National Invitational

Senior Rhiannon Johns was the top finisher for the Blazers

10/15/2011

UAB Cross Country Competes At Indiana State Pre-National Invitational Sunday

Blazers to compete among four nationally ranked teams

AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Ran in all six meets for the Blazers ... placed in the top ten (19:03.02) to help UAB take the title at the Samford Invitational ... crossed the line in 17:51 for a personal-best 5K at the C-USA Championship ... improved her 6K time to 21:39.31 at the NCAA South Regional ... earned the C-USA Academic Medal ... Commissioner's Honor Roll selection.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
Ran in all six meets for the Blazers ... opened the season with a personal-best 4K (15:20.79) at the Belmont Opener ... placed fourth at the Earl Jacoby Memorial with a 5K time of 19:11 ... crossed the line in 19:15.15 at the Furman Invitational to take fourth ... clocked a personal-best 6K time of 22:01.48 at the NCAA Regional ... selected to the C-USA All-Academic Team ... C-USA Academic Medal recipient ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Ran in six meets for the Blazers ... set a personal-best time of 18.55 at the 5K Walt Disney Classic ... named to the C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was awarded the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended Bob Jones High School in Madison, Ala. ... coached by Robin Gaines ... was named to the all-state cross country team in 2007 ... was an all-metro and all-section selection in cross country and track in 2007 ... was named to the all-state outdoor track team in 2008 ... holds school records in the 800-meter, 4x400-meter relay, 4x800-meter relay and 5k.

PERSONAL
Full name is Kristina Marie Vaughn ... born June 8, 1990 ... daughter of Jason and Sandra Vaughn ... majoring in biology.

COLLEGIATE BESTS
4K 15:20.79 (Belmont Opener - 9/4/09)
5K 17:51 (C-USA Championship - 11/1/10)
6K 21:39.31 (NCAA South Regional - 11/13/10)