Bears and Lady Bears head to Arkansas trying to advance to nationals.
Men, women send 10 runners each to compete against league's teams.
Four BU student-athletes honored with 4.0 GPAs.
Seven women will compete in Kentucky, while other women & men head to Arkansas.
Pair of sophomores lead Baylor with top 30 finishes.
2011 Cross Country: Did not compete...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List.
High School: Three-time state cross country qualifier for Coppell (Texas) High School...Finished seventh at 2009 state cross country meet, and 11th in 2008...Won district cross country title three times...Won four district track titles, including three at 1600 meters and one at 800 meters...Placed 11th at Footlocker South Cross Country race in 2009 with 5000-meter time of 17:30...Placed fifth at Texas state track meet in 1600 meters....Holds CHS records at 800 meters and 1600 meters...Named CHS outstanding runner in track in 2008 and 2009, along with CHS MVP in cross country in 2007 and 2008.Holds personal bests of 4:58.79 at 1600 meters and 10:46.04 at 3200 meters...Member of National Honor Society.
Personal: Full name is Kimberly Grace Kirby...Born May 5, 1993, in Dallas, Texas...Daughter of Greg and Sharon Kirby...Majoring in pre-business.