Wyoming Heads to Northern Colorado's Tom Benich Invite
Sophomore Kereston Thomas Wins the 100 and 200 Meters
2013-14: Competed in the triple jump in eight meets between the indoor and outdoor seasons...top showing was 36-5 1/2 at the Fum McGraw on March 28.
Before Wyoming: Completed her prep career at Cody High School...as a senior earned all-state honors in the pole vault and 4x100-meter relay...as a junior was all-state in the pole vault...as a sophomore was all-state in the triple jump...helped guide her team to state titles her last three years...owned personal bests of 10-7 in the pole vault, 36-0 3/4 in the triple jump, 12.9 in the 100-meter dash and 27.5 in the 200-meter dash...in the classroom was a member of student council.
Personal: The daughter of Barry and Lori Welch...born on Dec. 30, 1994, in Minneapolis, Minn...has two sisters, Erin and Maddie, and two brothers, Derek and Riley...majoring in nursing at UW.