Karissa Ekstrom
Karissa Ekstrom
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Alpharetta, Ga.
High School: Alpharetta
Major: Pre-Nursing

2008: Ran in seven of the team's eight meets ... Had two top-10 finishes, three top-20 slots, led the team twice ... Finished fifth on the team and 32nd overall at the PBC Championships (22:29) ... Finished seventh on the team and 113th overall at the NCAA Regional (28:00) Posted a season-low 5k of 20:07 in her very first home race, the Pre-Conference Meet ... Posted a season-low 6k of 24:32 at the Pepperdine Invitational.

High School: Graduated from Alpharetta High ... Lettered in soccer, cross country and track.

Personal: Daughter of Geoff and Donna Ekstrom ... Born Aug. 15, 1990 ... Favorite athlete is Kara Goucher ... Came to Georgia College for its size and her brother also attends the school.

 

Yr. Races Top 5k Top 6k
2008 7 20:07 24:32