Kristian Jorgensen
Kristian Jorgensen


Centereach, N.Y

High School:

2004: Participated in six of seven events for the Pirates ... Best 5K time came at the Wake Forest Invitational (16:21) ... Best 8K time and finish came at the N.C. Intercollegiate Championships with a 20th place finish (25:44) ... Placed 12th at the Adidas Raleigh Invitational, recording a time of 21:38 ... Ran in three separate indoor track events, and was a member of the Pirates' distance medley relay team ... Logged personal-best times of 2:31.33 in the 1,000 (8th/Virginia Tech Invitational) and 4:22.44 in the mile run (9th/Gator Invitational) ... Competed in the C-USA Indoor Championships and booked an 11th-place standing in the mile (4:26.25) ... Part of relay squad which was fifth (10:09.70) at the conference finals ... Ran in the 800 meters and 1,500 meters during the outdoor campaign ... Top 800-meter effort was a 1:57.69 (Sea Ray Relays) before adding a 2:00.86 in the preliminaries of the C-USA Outdoor Championships ... Competed in two 1,500-meter events, logging a season-best time of 4:03.07 at the Raleigh Relays (21st) ... Part of the ECU distance medley quartet (Matt Dennish, Kyle MacKenzie, and Domonick Richmond) which established a new Pirates' record of 9:55.86 during a third-place finish at the Sea Ray Relays.

2003: Competed in six of eight events ... Best finish came at the Overton's/Pirate Invitational, crossing the line in 16th place (26:34), in the 8K event ... Best overall time of the year came at the N.C. Intercollegiate Championships (25:24), helping the team to a fifth place finish.

2002: Competed in all nine meets as a freshman ... Recorded his best 8K time of the year at the N.C. Intercollegiate Championships with a mark of 25:29 to place 11th... Finished second at the Overton's/Pirate Invitational with a time of 26:05 ...Placed first at the Lake Kristi Invitational.

High School: A four-year letterman ... Served as team captain as a junior and senior ... Earned team MVP honors as a senior ... Lettered all four years in indoor and outdoor track and field ... Team won four indoor track and field championships ... Set the school cross country freshman record with a time of 16:43.

Personal: Academic major is marketing ... Son of Kristian and Deborah Jorgensen .

2005 Results
Event Time Place
UNC-Wilmington Invitational 19:36.57 9
North Carolina Invite 27:15.00 14
McAlister's Deli Invite 26:25.91 10
Pre-Nationals Meet 27:42.50 126
Conference USA Championship 26:00.26 25
NCAA Southeast Regional 34:13.00 159