Jayhawks prep for Friday meet versus many of NCAA's top teams
HIGH SCHOOL Three-time Outstanding Girl's Cross Country runner for Kirkwood High School... Notched a sixth-place finish at the 2011 Missouri 3A State Cross Country Championships, running the 5K in 19:15.32... Broke school's 800 meter record her junior season with a time of 2:14.3... State runner-up as part of the 4x800-meter relay team her sophomore and junior seasons... Member of school record-breaking 4x400-meter relay team her senior season (3:56.7)... Named to Honor Roll all four years.
PERSONAL Daughter of Mark and Dianna Richardson... Has three siblings: Ryan (21), Alynn (17) and Caroline (13)... Plans to major in sports science.