Kristin Phillips
Kristin Phillips

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Phoenix, Ariz.

High School:
Mountain Pointe HS

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
01/14/1988




CAREER BESTS
Cross Country
5K CC	16:39.93
6K CC	21:36.00

Track & Field 1,500-meter run 4:27.53 1-mile run 4:55.17 3,000-meter run 9:53.95 5,000-meter run 17:31.23

2009: Posted the Boilermakers' top time and finished second overall with a 5K effort of 18:35.08 at the Great American Legends (9/4); placed third on the team and ninth overall with a 5K time of 18:16.5 at the Indiana Intercollegiates (9/18); cracked the 18-minute mark for 5K for the first time of the season at the Greater Louisville Classic (10/3), placing 10th overall with a time of 17:41.84; raced to a time of 22:06.25 at the Sam Bell Invitational (10/17), finishing fifth overall in her first 6K of the season; scored the team's No. 2 finish at the Big Ten Championships (11/1), crossing the line 35th in a season-best 6K time of 21:39.0; posted the team's No. 5 finish at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships (11/14).

2008: Led the Boilermakers in four of six varsity races, posting a career-best time in the 5K; won the season-opening Great American Legends (9/5) with a time of 18:20.14; took home third overall at the Indiana Intercollegiates (9/19), leading the Boilermakers to their second consecutive state crown with a 5K time of 18:02.00; posted the fifth-fastest 5K in Boilermaker history, and the best since 2001, at the Auburn Tiger Invitational (10/4), taking 10th overall at 16:39.93; crossed the line in 21:42.80 for 6K at the Pre-National Invitational (10/18); topped the Boilermakers' lineup at the Big Ten Championships (11/2), taking 26th with a time of 21:42.1; finished 47th overall with a 6K time of 22:26.1 at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Invitational.

2007: Earned spots on several of Purdue's all-time lists, including the second-fastest 5K time in Purdue Varsity Cross Country Course history (17:56.60); posted a career-best 5K time of 17:55.00 to lead the Boilermakers to a team victory at the Loyola Lakefront Invitational (9/29); clocked the 10th-fastest 6K time in school history and the third-fastest at the Big Ten Championships (10/28) at 21:36.00; Purdue's top finisher at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships (11/11), taking 33rd.

2006: Was the team's top finisher in a trio of races, including the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships (11/11); notched the Boilers' top time at 6K and was the only member of the team to break 22 minutes at the distance (21:47.60); took home fifth at the Illinois Inviational (9/1), sixth at the Indiana Intercollegiates (9/16) and 14th at the Indiana Invitational (9/9); ran on the school record-setting indoor and outdoor DMR squads during the track season

High School: Earned four letters in cross country at Mountain Pointe H.S.; was a four-time first-team all-state selection; won back-to-back 5A state titles as a junior and senior after finishing second in state her sophomore year; three-time East Valley Tribune 5A Runner of the Year and three-time MPHS ladies' cross country MVP.

Personal: Kristin Marie Phillips was born on Jan. 14, 1988, in Phoenix, Ariz.; is the daughter of Joe and Michelle Phillips; has one brother, Keenan; enjoys shopping and reading; majoring in industrial management.