BU will compete against four other schools in Denton on Saturday.
2013 Academic All-Big 12 First Team (Cross Country)
2013 Cross Country: Notched one scoring performance in five races...Took 126th at Chili Pepper Festival to be BU's fifth runner to finish in time of 19:55.4 on 5K course...Had season-best finish (22nd) and season-best time (19:22.0) at HBU Invitational...Participated in Bear Twilight Invitational, UTA Season Opener and North Texas Invitational as well...Named a first-team Academic All-Big 12 honoree.
High School: Four-year member of Lutheran High School cross country team...Was an all-conference runner and state qualifier for the Lions...Also played soccer and basketball during prep years.
Personal: Full name is Kimberly Elise Walbek...Born in Littleton, Colo...Parents are Cheryl and Glenn Walbek...Majoring in journalism.