Kristen Bennett

Kristen Bennett


Wadsworth, Ohio

High School:



2009-10: Ran in 12 events during her inaugural season with the Musketeers. • Finished 21st in the 100-meters, 15th in the long jump and was a member of the 4x100-meter relay that set a school record and placed fifth at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships. • Placed 14th in the long jump and 15th in the Pentathlon at the Atlantic 10 Indoor Championships. • Set school records with 44.52 300-meters, 5.35-meter long jump and 2,572 points in the Pentathlon. • Was a member of the 4x100-meter Relay that finished first at the Mount St. Joseph's Invitational. • Ran a season-best 12.78 100-meters and 26.98 200-meters.

High School: During her senior year, Bennett was named to the first team Suburban League in the long jump, 4 x 100m and 4 x 200.• Named to the second team in the 100m dash her senior year. • District champion in the long jump and regional runner-up. • 2009 state qualifier in the long jump. • A part of the team that broke her high school's record in the 4 x 100. • In 2009, broke the school and league long jump record. • Also played volleyball in high school, making it to the first team Suburban league, first team Medina county, first team All-District, and an honorable mention the All-Ohio list as a junior.

Personal: Born October 1, 1990. • A communications major and Spanish minor. • Daughter of Michael and Denise Bennett. • Was teammates with Brittani Peltz in high school.