800-meter run 2:12.11
Competed in four varsity meets during the outdoor season; posted a top mark of 2:15.97 at the Dave Rankin Invitational; did not compete in a varsity competition during the indoor season.
Clocked the Boilermakers' second-fastest 800-meter run time of the 2008 outdoor season, posting a time of 2:12.11 to finish sixth at the Billy Hayes Invitational; ran on the team's fastest 4x400-meter relays squads in both the indoor and outdoor seasons, notching a top time of 3:49.01; narrowly missed scoring at the 2008 Big Ten Indoor Championships with a score of 3,590 in the pentathlon, good for ninth overall.
Four-year varsity letterwinner and Michigan State High School Track and Field Championship qualifier at Sparta High School; won state titles in the high jump and 400-meter dash as a senior, earning all-state honors; set Sparta High School records in six events; three-time team MVP and four-time all-conference and all-area honoree; led her team to four straight conference and regional championships.
Lindsey Marie McKnight was born March 27, 1989, in Grand Rapids, Mich.; is the daughter of David and Patsy McKnight; has two brothers, Eric and Travis; enjoys running, family vacations and camping; majoring in speech, language and hearing science.