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Krista Armstead
Position: Sprints/Hurdles
Year: Junior
Hometown: Albuquerque, N.M.
High School: Sandia Prep
Experience: 2 Letters
2014: Showed a great amount of versatility, running the open 400-meters, the 400-meter hurdles, and both relays … took up the long hurdles for the first time and ran them at the Pac-12 Championships, finishing 10th overall in a PR of 1:01.38 … ran the lead leg on the 4x400m relay that ran 3:39.40 at the Drake Relays, the third-fastest time in school history … that time qualified the relay for NCAA West Prelims, where it finished 22nd in 3:44.04 … got a win in the 400-meters at the UW-WSU Dual in a season-best 56.08 seconds, and ran on the winning 4x400m relay in 3:43.31 … ran 1:01.79 in her first 400m hurdles effort at the Washington Open, taking second … indoors, ran the third leg on the 4x400m relay squad that won the Husky Classic in 3:44.16, the No. 2 time in school history … clocked a season-best 56.47 seconds to finish 23rd in the open 400m at the MPSF Championships … ran an altitude adjusted 25.23 for 200-meters at the New Mexico Classic … earned Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention.

2013:
Was the fastest quarter-miler for the Huskies during the outdoor season, running a best time of 55.84 seconds at Pac-12s to finish 18th overall … ran the third leg on the 4x400m relay that finished seventh at Pac-12s in 3:39.43, the No. 3 time in school history … that time at Pac-12s got the 4x400m relay to the NCAA West Prelims, where they finished 24th overall … second in the 400m at the Ken Shannon Invite in 56.27 seconds … also seventh in the 400m at the Pepsi Team Invite, running 56.59 … fourth at the UW-WSU Dual in the 400m in 57.64 … indoors, best 400-meters time of 57.89 came at the Husky Classic … ran on the 4x400m relay that won the Husky Classic in 3:45.63, the eighth-best time in school history indoors … also ran on the 4x4 at MPSFs that finished 11th.

High School and Personal:
One of the top sprinters ever to come out of New Mexico ... swept the New Mexico 3A state titles in 2010 as just a sophomore, winning the 100m dash, 200m dash, 100m hurdles, and 300m hurdles, and setting a state record at 200-meters at 24.77 seconds, since lowered ... a leg injury prevented her from defending her state titles during her junior season ... in 2011, she swept the sprints and hurdles races at the All-Star Supelveda Invitational, a first in meet history ... her top 300m hurdles time in 2010, her sophomore year, ranked 37th nationally ... placed second in the 400m hurdles at Junior Olympic Nationals for intermediate aged girls in 2010, running 1:01.25 in the finals, after winning Regionals in a PR of 1:01.22 ... chose Washington over California and Baylor.

Major Meets
2013 MPSF - 37th, 400m | 11th, 4x400m
2013 Pac-12 - 18th, 400m | 7th, 4x400m
2013 NCAA Prelims - 24th, 4x400m
2014 MPSF - 23rd, 400m | 12th, 4x400m
2014 Pac-12 - 10th, 400m Hurdles | 10th, 4x400m
2014 NCAA Prelims - 22nd, 4x400m

Outdoor Bests
400m.......55.84
400m Hurdles.......1:01.38

Indoor Bests
200m.......25.23^
400m.......56.47

^ converted from altitude
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