Kristen Ballinger


Year of Graduation: 2011

Major: Undeclared

Hometown & School: Wenatchee, WA, Wenatchee High School

HS Events & PRs: XC - 5K 18:59. Track - 1600m 5:03.22, 800m 2:13.46, 400m 55.54

College Events & PRs: None yet.... well 19:32 but only the second race

Accomplishments: 400m state champion, National Merit Scholar

Interests: Hiking, playing the violin, singing

Something random: I love blowing up marshmallows in the microwave!

Why you chose Amherst: It's a close community, yet has incredible academics and music programs (and of course an amazing XC team)