|High School:||Thayer Academy|
AS A JUNIOR...King competed in her second
year as a three-sport athlete at Emmanuel...ran in four of the
Saints' seven cross country meets during the season...helped the
Saints to a 4th place team finish at the GNAC Championship meet
with her personal best 5k time of 26:29...named to the GNAC
Academic All-Conference Team for the second-straight year...also
competed in jumping and throwing events for both the Saints Indoor
and Outdoor Track & Field Teams.
AS A SOPHOMORE...King ran in four of Emmanuel's seven cross country meets in 2009...kicked off the year with a personal best 17:28 2-miler at the Fens...ran her personal best 5k of 26:30 at Gordon College...was named to the GNAC Academic All-Conference Team...also competed in jumping and throwing events for both the Saints Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Teams.
AS A FRESHMAN...King did not compete on the Women's Cross Country Team at Emmanuel...participated in the high jump and throwing events for the Saints Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field Teams.
BEFORE EMMANUEL...King was a two-sport athlete at Thayer Academy (Braintree, Mass.)...played four years of track & field and three years of basketball...was the Independant School League (ISL) and New England Champion in the discus as a sophomore and senior...set the Thayer Academy program-record in the discus.
Major: Communications with a minor in Spanish
Favorite Movie: Pirates of the Carribean
Favorite Book: Harry Potter
Favorite Pre-game Meal: pasta
Most Exciting Athletic Experience: breaking my highschool's track & field record in the discus