The Redbirds look to improve on last week's success.
Multiple athletes notch personal-best marks at Big Blue.
ISU track and field athletes set for split meets this weekend.
ISU remains tough despite weather conditions in track opener.
Jensen earns gold medal, heading to NCAA Championships.
2012 State Farm MVC Outdoor Track & Field Championships | Day 2
2012 State Farm MVC Outdoor Track & Field Championships | Day 1
Illinois State at EIU Big Blue Classic
Day two of the 2012 State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships
Indoor: Recorded a personal-best 2:20.61 in the 800-meter race at the Meyo Invitational...Finished second at the Wisconsin Elite with a mile time of 5:09.03...Posted a personal-best 5:04.70 in the mile at the GVSU Big Meet to finish 23rd...Notched a 10th-place finish at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships with a time of 5:05.26...Placed second in the 3,000-meter run with a time of 10:26.28 at the Redbird Invite...Captured a second-place finish as a part of the distance medley relay with a time of 11:51.97 at the MVC Championships, earning All-Valley honors.
Outdoor: Captured a seventh-place finish in the 800-meter at the Redbird Spring Invite...Notched a first-place finish in the 1,500-meter with a time of 4:43.54 at the Benedictine Twilight...Ran a season-best 4:40.78 in the 1,500-meter at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships.
Indoor: Ran a personal-best 18:14.52 in the 5,000-meter run at the Indiana Relays (Jan. 27), finishing 13th ... ran to back-to-back personal-best performances in the mile and 3,000-meter run at the Big Meet (Feb. 10), posting times of 5:07.00 and 10:11.63, respectively ... ran a leg on the distance-medley relay team that was crowned champions at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25) with a time of 11:49.46.
Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 4:39.23 in the 1,500-meter run at the EIU Big Blue Classic (March 29) ... finished third in the 1,500-meter run at the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7) with a time of 4:45.72 ... ran a personal-best 2:17.06 in the 800-meter run prelims at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11).
PRIOR TO ISU
At Glenbrook North High School: (Cross Country): Started all four years ... team captain junior and senior years ... all-conference selection three-straight years ... part of the first cross country team in school history to qualify for the state meet where she ran a season-best 18:06 3-mile, to finish 84th and team finished seventh ... two-time scholar athlete ... helped pace team to four-straight conference championships. (Soccer): Two-year starter ... combined for eight goals and eight assists in her career ... regional champs junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Born 6/25/1992 ... daughter of Mark and Colette Kamin ... siblings are Mark, Sean and Emily ... plans to major in early childhood education.