Mountain West Outdoor Championships start Wednesday
Cowboys and Cowgirls compete against regional rivals
Two throwers set all-time marks in final regular-season indoor meet
Four more names are added to Wyoming record books
Split squads compete at Air Force and Washington
2010-11... Kirsten finished off her first season of collegiate competition with four top-four finishes during the outdoor season. She was first in the 800-meter run at the Fum McGraw Invite, and was second in the Potts Invite in the same event. She also finished 14th in the 800-meter run at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a career-best time of 2:17.95.
High School... Kirsten made her mark in cross country and track while at Star Valley High School. She was a four-year letterman in both sports, and an all-conference and all-state selection in track. Her team also won regionals in cross country.
Personal... Kirsten was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, to Bryant and Pam McKen. She has four siblings: Dustin, Andrew, Chad and Sara. She plans to study elementary education while at UW.