XC: Finished in the top 50 in six of seven races ... Came in fourth in the Agnes Scott Invitational (5K) in 22:15 and 47th at the Belmont Opener in 16:04.06 ... Finished 47th at the Memphis Twilight Classic (5K) in 20:04.73 and 18th at the WKU Old Timer's Classic (5K) in 20:10.50 ... Placed 169th in the Greater Louisville Classic in 20:00.64 and 14th in the UTC Invitational (2M) in 12:23 ... Finished the season with a season best in 19:45.18 at the Sun Belt Championship finishing 19:45.18.
Indoor: Won the as a member of the DMR team in 12:40.53 and placed fourth in the 3000 meters in 11:40.98 at the Ed Temple Classic...Finished third in the 800 meters in 2:39.02 at the Blue Raider Invitational...Placed sixth in the 3000 in 11:07.72 in the MT Christmas Invitational...Finished ninth as a member of the DMR team in 13:20.09 and 17th in the 5000 meters in 19:14.76 at the Sun Belt Championships...Placed 12th in the 800 in 2:40.74 and seventh in the mile (5:44.90) at the Middle Tennessee Classic...Came in 14th in the 800 in 2:36.45 MT Valentine Invitational...Came in 32nd in the mile run in 5:48.27 at the Kentucky Invitational...Ran the 3000 at the Rod McCravy Memorial finishing 31st in 11:04.63.
Outdoor: Placed 14th in the 1500 meters in 5:14.72 at the Western Kentucky Invitational...Came in 15th in the 5000 meters in 19:25.4 at the Georgia Relays...Finished 15th in the 3000 meters and 18th in the 1500 at the Boston-Moon Classic in times of 11:13.2 and 5:20.32, respectively...Placed 15th in the 10000 meters in 41:10.39 at the Sun Belt Championships...Finished 19th in the 5000 in 19:26.84 at the War Eagle Invitational...Came in 23rd in the 3000 and 33rd in the 1500 at the Boston-Moon Classic with times of 11:08.79 and 5:18.31, respectively.
High School: Attended William Blount High School in Maryville, TN...Lettered in track and field all four years of high school and lettered in cross country sophomore through senior years under coach Chris Frary...Cross country regional champion 2005 and 2006...All region cross country 2007...All-state cross country 2005, 2006, and 2007...All state track 2006. Graduated top 10 in class.
Personal: Kristen Tithof...Mother is a professor of veterinary science at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville...Born November 16, 1989...Majoring in Biology.