Kelly Sampson
Kelly Sampson

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Renaissance

Event:
Distance


Senior/Junior (2009)
Outdoor
U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... Finished 22nd in the 5,000-meter run (17:29.16) at the Big Ten Championships (May 17) ... Finished 21st in the 5,000-meter run at the Penn Relays (April 23) with a time of 17:13.02 ...Came in third in the 1,500-meter run (4:28.67) and sixth in the 800-meter run (2:11.19) at the Spring Break Collegiate Invitational (March 20)

Indoor
Finished 14th in the 800-meter run (2:11.32) at the Alex Wilson Invitational (March 7) ... At the Big Ten Championships, came in ninth in the 5,000-meter run (16:46.34) (March 1) ... Placed third in the 5,000-meter run (16:58.60) at the Tyson Invitational (Feb. 14) ... Finished 11th in the one-mile run (4:50.32) at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 7) ... Took second in the 3,000-meter run (9:38.55) at the Michigan Intercollegiate (Jan. 31) ... Placed fifth in the one mile run (4:57.19) at the Indiana Invitational (Jan. 17) ... Came in third at the Akron Quad in the 3,000-meter run (9:57.59) (Jan. 9).

Junior/Sophomore (2008)
Outdoor
U-M Athletic Academic Achievement ... At the Big Ten Championships, ran the 800-meter in 2:12.10 (May 16-18) ... At the Jesse Owens Classic, ran the 1,500-meter in 4:34.62 and the 800-meter in 2:14.97 (May 2) ... At the Penn Relays, ran the 3,000-meter run (9:51.09) ... At the Central Collegiates, came in sixth place in the 800-meter run (2:11.80) (April 19) ... At the Sun Angel Classic, ran the 1,500-meter (4:35.68) (April 11) ... At the FSU Relays, ran the second leg of the first place 4x800-meter relay team (8:58.81) (March 27-29), placed seventh in the 800-meter run with a 2:14.00 (March 27-29

Indoor
At the Big Ten Championships, ran a 2:14.30 in the 800-meter qualifier, finished eighth in the 800-meter final with a personal best 2:12.65 (March 1-2) ... Placed third in the mile run at the Silverston Invite (5:02.83) (Feb. 23) .. In the 800-meter run, finished in 2:20.06 at the Tyson Invite (Feb. 15-16) ... Ran the 3,000-meter in 10:07.88 at the Meyo Invite (Feb. 9) ... Came in third place in the mile at the Michigan Intercollegiates with a personal best time of 5:01.37 (Feb. 2) ... Placed seventh in the 800-meter run with a personal best (2:15.52) at the Akron Quad (Jan. 18) ... Placed 18th in the mile run at the Kentucky Invitational with a time of 5:08.06 (Jan. 11-12).

Sophomore/Freshman (2007)
Indoor
Finished 13th in the 3,000 meter run with a time of 10:14.65 on day 1 of the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 24-25) ... Came in second place with a personal-record time of 2:18.73 in the 800m run at the Harold Silverston Invitational (Feb. 17) ... Placed 22nd in the mile run with a personal-best time of 5:04.59 at the Tyson Invitational (Feb. 9-10) ... Took 25th in the 3,000m run with a career-best of 10:10.39 at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 2-3) ... Finished in second place in the mile with a personal-best time of 5:09.43 on day-two of the Michigan Intercollegiate (Jan. 27) ... Came in 11th place in the mile (5:17.25) at the Simmons/Harvey Invitational (Jan. 20).

Freshman (2006)
U-M Athletic Academic Achievement.

Prep
Renaissance High School (2005) ... National Honor Society ... Honor Roll ... National German Honor Society ... Symphony Orchestra ... Chamber Strings ... All-State Track (2001, 2003-2005) ... All-State Cross-Country (2001-2004) ... All-City Track (2001-2005) ... MHSAA Division Two State Champions (2001-2003, 2005) ... 2002 MHSAA Division Two 4x800 state record holder ... PSL Champion cross-country (2002-2003).

Personal
Enrolled in the College of Literature Science and Arts.