Women's 6k to run at 10 a.m. Saturday, Men's 8k slated for 11 a.m.
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2011) Had a solid debut season for the Jayhawks, competing in six meets in the Crimson and Blue... Was the Jayhawks' top finisher at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge (9/10), finishing second overall with an 8K time of 26:54.35... Was the fourth scorer for KU at the Big 12 Championships (10/29), coming in at 48th and a personal-best 8K time of 25:06.7... Took fifth overall and second among his teammates at the Bob Timmons Classic (9/3), finishing the 6K in 19:37.90.
FRESHMAN (2010) Utilized Redshirt Season
HIGH SCHOOL Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track... Holds two Abilene High School records in the 3,200 meters (9:19) and the two-mile (9:23)... Placed first three years in a row in the 1,600 meters at the Kansas 4A State Championships... Named to the academic all-state cross country team his senior year (2010)... National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society member.
PERSONAL Son of Dan and Jean Wilson... Has three siblings: Carly, Jess and Joe... Brother, Jess, attended KU... Undecided on major.