Height
5'8
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Baton Rouge, La.
High School
Parkview Baptist HS

Major: Undecided
Events: Distance

2008
Received a redshirt during the 2008 season … Will compete as a redshirt freshman for the Lady Tigers in 2009.

PRIOR TO LSU
A standout distance runner at Parkview Baptist High School … Led her team to three state championships in cross country during her high school career … Was a two-time all-district and one-time all-metro selection … Graduated as a four-time letterwinner in both track and cross country … Comes to LSU with personal bests of 5:40 in the mile, 12:20 in the two mile and 20:40 in the three mile … Also earned four letters as a member of the soccer team.

PERSONAL
Full name is Kristi Jean Denton … Born on May 4, 1989 … Parents are Todd and Julie Denton … Has two older sisters, Katie and Kelly … Was a standout in the classroom at Parkview Baptist High School … A member of National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society … Was also named one of “Who’s Who Among American High School Students” … Undecided on what major she will pursue at LSU.

 

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