Kaitlin Frier

Height5-3
HometownColorado Springs, Colo.
Prev. SchoolLewis-Palmer HS

Notes:

2010-11: Track: Third team outdoor All-Conference in the 10,000 meter … placed fifth in the 10,000 meter with a time of 40:18.19 at the outdoor RMAC Track and Field Championship … third team indoor All-Conference in the 5,000 meter … placed fifth in the 5,000 meter with a time of 18:28.40 at the indoor RMAC Track and Field Championship … placed 13th in the 3,000 meter with a time of 10:48.39 at the indoor RMAC Track and Field Championship … Second team RMAC All-Academic team ... indoor season bests/3,000 meter-10:48.39, 1,000 meter-3:17.50, the Mile-5:37.39, 5,000 meter-18:54.84, the Mile-5:35.18 … outdoor season bests/10,000 meter-39:39.49, 3,000 meter-11:00.98, 5,000 meter-18:04.98, 1,500 meter-4:57.82

Cross-Country: RMAC All-Academic honor roll ... placed sixth at the Rust Buster Invitational with a time of 15:48.60 ... placed 11th at the Metro State Invitational with a time of 23:42 ... placed 16th at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championship with a time of 22:35 ... Third Team ALL-RMAC ... placed 63rd at the North Central Regional with a time 24:01.5

2009-10: Track: Outdoor 2010 RMAC academic honor roll ... placed 11th at RMAC Championship in 5,000 meter with time of 19:17.9 ... indoor 2010 RMAC Second Team All-Academic ... member of 6th place distance medley at RMAC indoor championships ... indoor best/The mile-5:32.76, 3,000 meter-11:05.97, 1,500 meter-5:19.2 ... outdoor best/5,000 meter-18:16.98, 1,500 meter-4:53.94

Cross-Country Placed 17th at the Rust Buster Invitational with a time of 16:32.17 ... placed seventh at Tom Strandt Memorial Run with a time of 25:36 ... placed 30th at the RMAC Cross-Country Championship with a time of 25:00

2008-09: Track: Named third-team Academic All-RMAC for her performance in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the RMAC Outdoor Championships ... also named third-team All-RMAC for the indoor 800-meter run ... named to the Academic All-RMAC Honor Roll for both indoor and outdoor track ... Finished ninth in the 5000-meter run with a time of 20:46.71 at the RMAC Outdoor Championships, May 3 ... finished sixth in the 3000-meter run with a time of 10:42.16 at the RMAC Championships, Feb. 27 ... placed second in the 3000m Steeplechase (12:20.79) at the Jack Christiansen Invitational, April 24 ... ran the 1500-meter in 4:59.1 at the University of Colorado Invitational, April 11 ... finished fifth in the 3000m Steeplechase (12:37.99) at the Spank Blasing Invitational, April 2 ... placed third in the 1-mile run with a time of 5:34.62 at the Air Force Invitational Indoor Meet, Feb. 13 ... took fifth in the 1-mile (5:31.17) at the Joe Davies' Open, Jan. 30 ... finished sixth in the 3000 (11:08.06) at the Potts Indoor Invite, Jan 23 ... placed second in the 1500 (5:09.27) at the CSM Alumni Extravaganza, Dec. 5

Cross Country Took Second place on the team and fourth place overall at the inaugural Rust-Buster Invitational with a time of 15 minutes, 40 seconds ... placed 35th at Central Region NCAA Qualifier, time of 23:21.5 ... placed 22 at RMAC Championshp, time of 23:17 ... placed 24th at U. of Colorado Rocky Mountian Shootout, time of 23:23

2007-08: Track: Named first-team all-RMAC in the 5000m for the outdoor track season ... named honorable mention academic all-RMAC ... placed eighth in the 3000m at the CSM Joe Davies Open Jan. 26 ... finished second in the mile run at the Air Force Invitational Feb. 2 ... placed seventh in the 3000m at the RMAC Indoor Championships Mar. 1 ... finished sixth in the 3000m at the Potts Invitational Mar. 22 ... placed second in the 5000 meters at the Rob Upton Invitational Mar. 29 ... finished eighth in 1500m at the Tom Benich Track Classic Apr. 5 ... placed seventh in the 3000m at the RMAC Outdoor Championships May 6 ... finished third in the 5000m at the RMAC Outdoor Championships May 6

Cross Country: Placed 28th at the Lobo Invitational Sept. 8 with a time of 20:26 ... finished 21st at the Colorado College Invite Sept. 22 with a time of 25:02.09 ... placed 30th at the Fort Hays State Invitational Oct. 6 with a time of 20:21.35 ... finished 38th at the RMAC championships Oct. 20 with a time of 25:57.84 ... competed in Regionals on Nov. 3

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: Set the Calaveras HS (Calif.) record in the 3200m with a time of 11:32.89 ... qualified for state in cross country in 2003,2004,and 2005 ... qualified for state in the 1600m and 3200m in 2006

Personal Notes:

Personal: Majoring in English/Professional Writing ... parents are Jeffrey and Kathleen Frier ... has four sisters, Kelly, Megan, Abbie, and Erin ... enjoys camping, swimming, and running with her parents at Fox Run ... her sisters Erin and Kelly bith competed in cross-country and track for California State-Slanislaus

Stories featuring Kaitlin Frier

May 18, 2011Eight Mountain Lions Named to RMAC All-Academic Teams for Outdoor TrackCOLORADO SPRINGS -  Eight University of Colorado Colorado Springs athletes were named Wednesday to the 2011 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field All-Academic Teams. Lauren Graham was a first-team selection, Brien Hopkins and Jason Shaver were second-team selections and five others were named to the honor roll.Mountain Lions on the honor roll were: Kaitlin Frier, Melissa Buchanan, Sara Kettelkamp, Alan Ford and Casey Weaver.
May 11, 2011Twelve UCCS track & field athletes named All-RMACThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs had 12 athletes from nine events gain All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference honors during the RMAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship on May 8-10 in Golden.
May 9, 2011Hopkins, Seniors Highlight Day at RMAC ChampionshipsGOLDEN, Colo. – Brien Hopkins’ performance in the decathlon at the 2011 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships was much more than the third-place finish indicated by the official results.
April 30, 2011Quad meet provides final tuneup prior to conference championshipGOLDEN, Colo. – The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team had its final tuneup preceding the conference championship meet when the Mountain Lions competed Friday at the CSM Quad Meet at Stermole Track & Field Complex.
April 18, 2011Track Team Returns from California Trip with School Records, Personal BestsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team was California dreamin' this past weekend and woke up with another national qualifying mark, four school records and 21 personal bests.
April 12, 2011Graham, Hopkins Named First Team All-AcademicCOLORADO SPRINGS-The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ Lauren Graham and Brien Hopkins were named to the 2010-11 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field All Academic First Team, the conference announced Tuesday.
April 9, 2011Cardinale Sets National Qualifying Mark, Four UCCS Records FallBOULDER – Anthony Cardinale earned a provisional qualifying mark for nationals in the long jump Saturday as he and his University of Colorado at Colorado Springs teammates competed at the CU Invitational at Potts Field.
March 26, 2011CSU-Pueblo Open Gives Mountain Lions Track Team Chance to ShinePUEBLO – Kaitlin Frier’s second-place finish in the women’s 10,000-meter run highlighted the efforts of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team at the CSU-Pueblo Open, which was held Saturday at the Neta & Eddie DeRose Thunderbowl.
February 26, 2011UCCS has 15 named all-RMAC as teams take sixth at conference championshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – Jonathan Wright joined Lauren Graham as a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champion as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed a strong showing at the RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 25, 2011Graham Sets Conference Record on First Day of RMAC Indoor ChampionshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham set a new Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships record as the Mountain Lions competed in the first day of the RMAC Championships Friday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 12, 2011Graham vaults to top spot in nationCOLORADO SPRINGS – Lauren Graham vaulted to first place in the nation as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team completed its participation at the two-day Air Force Invitational Saturday at the Cadet Fieldhouse.
February 5, 2011Graham, Mountain Lions Fare Well at Division I-Dominated New Mexico ClassicALBUQUERQUE – Lauren Graham matched her season best with a mark of 3.90 meters in the pole vault and three school records fell as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs competed at the New Mexico Classic, which concluded Saturday.
January 23, 2011Mountain Lions add two more national qualifying marks at Potts InvitationalIn the world of track & field, three plus 20+ divided by three equals the value of X. For the rest of us, that’s three national qualifying marks plus over 20 school records over the course up just three meets so far in the indoor season.
January 15, 2011Graham Earns Trip to Nationals, Five UCCS Records Fall at Air Force MeetCOLORADO SPRINGS – It took only two meets for Lauren Graham to punch her ticket to the 2011 indoor nationals and for the Mountain Lions to set five new school records.
January 13, 2011Track & Field Teams Select Captains for 2011The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field teams announced their captains for the 2011 season. Representing the women's team will be Ashley Benfield, Allison Watson and Kaitlin Frier. The men will be represented by Canyon Parcell, Chris Reynolds and Jason Shaver.
December 23, 2010English, Seven Others Named to RMAC All-Academic TeamsMike English of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named 2010 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country second-team All-Academic, the conference announced Wednesday. Seven other Mountain Lions were named to the RMAC academic honor roll.
December 10, 2010Youth has been served on the UCCS track teamThe performer of the night is junior college transfer Colby Elliott. He competed in five events, broke two individual school records and was a member of tonight’s school record 4x400 meter relay team. Elliott’s night went as follows; fourth in the 60 meter hurdles with a school record 8.67 time, winner in the 300 meter with a school record time of 35.61, 12th in the high jump with a mark of 1.74 meters and 12th in the long jump with a mark of 6.17 meters. This guy is going to be something really special for UCCS track and field.
December 7, 20102011 UCCS Track and Field Preview2011 Track and Field competition for the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs begins this Friday, Dec. 10, at the Steinhouser field house in Golden with the CSM Alumni Extravaganza hosted by Colorado Mines, starting a 1pm. Seven All-Conference Mountain Lions and an NCAA All-American will be returning to the track.
November 20, 2010No Qualifier, This Year, for the Cross-Country National ChampionshipThe Regional is the race that matters the most of all races on the cross-country schedule and after the regional the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs will not have any representatives at the NCAA D-II National Championship. Mike English placed 29 in the men’s race and was 22 seconds short of gaining an individual qualifying spot to the National Championship.
October 16, 2010UCCS Chases Metro StateOut at Washington Park in Denver the skies were clear, blue and almost cloudless. The air had some crispness in it. The grass was long and wet with some remnants of the overnight frost in some shaded areas. It is all the making of classic cross-country conditions. It was also the makings of a great day for UCCS cross-country.
October 2, 2010Mountain Lion women show well at CU-Rocky Mountain shootoutThe UCCS men’s cross-country team went up against a field that included four of the top ten NCAA D-II teams and a pair of NCAA D-I top 25 teams.
May 19, 2010Barry, two others named to RMAC All-Academic teamsKelsey Barry of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Women's Outdoor Track & Field First Team All-Academic, the conference announced Wednesday. Teammate's Alicia Del Pardo and Kaitlin Frier were named to the all-academic honor roll.
May 11, 2010Graham Wins Pole Vault, Freshman of the Year at RMAC Track ChampionshipsPUEBLO - Lauren Graham of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs not only won the women's pole vault competition at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships Tuesday, she also set a new RMAC meet record in the process.
April 15, 2010Five Mountain Lion Track & Field Athletes Named to RMAC All-Academic TeamsFour athletes from the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Men's and Women's Indoor Track & Field Team team, Kelsey Barry, Kaitlin Frier, Brien Hopkins, and Jason Shaver, were named to Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic second team, which was announced on Tuesday.
February 26, 2010RMAC Championship Day 1GOLDEN, Colo. - Many of the athletes on the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs track and field team experienced their first taste of college championship track and field at the first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday at Steinhauer Field House.
February 19, 2010Golden Tune UpThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs went to Golden, Colorado for a final tune up meet before the conference indoor championship. Generally, the field was not very strong. Yet, there were a couple exceptional marks.
February 13, 2010Soaring at Air ForceThe men's relays stole the show for UCCS track and field in the Cadet Fieldhouse at the Air Force Academy. Both the men's distance medley and 4x400 relay won their respective heats. Those relays were apart of a very productive event."I was very pleased with how the team competed", said coach Mark Misch "it was a great meet and we had solid races."
January 26, 2010Cross-Country RMAC All-Academic TeamKelsey Barry was selected to the 2009 Cross-County Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference All-Academic Second Team. She is a junior out of Colorado Springs with a 3.93 gpa in Business.
October 10, 2009UCCS men take first, women second at Tom Strandt Memorial RunDURANGO, Colo. - The University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Men’s Cross-Country team won the team competition at Tom Strandt Memorial Run on Saturday. The Mountain Lions finished with a team score of 25. Host, Fort Lewis was second with a team score of 36.
October 4, 2009Payne Wins Rocky Mountain Shootout, Both Teams Take FourthBOULDER – In her most recent competition, Shannon Payne was impressive in an NCAA Division I cross country meet. Saturday, she did herself one better.
September 19, 2009Youthful Mountain Lions get first taste of full-length collegiate raceThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs Cross-Country teams raced at the Woody Greeno Invitational at Pioneer Park in Lincoln, Nebraska.
September 4, 2009Air Force women, Colorado Mines men take titles at Rust Buster InvitationalCOLORADO SPRINGS - Nine women's and eight men's cross country teams gathered at Monument Valley Park Friday afternoon to do exactly what the name of the race implied - shed themselves of some offseason rust.
September 1, 2009UCCS Women Picked Fifth in RMAC Preseason Poll, Men Picked SixthThe UCCS Women’s Cross-Country Team was picked fifth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference pre-season coaches’ poll, while the UCCS Men’s Cross-Country Team has been selected to finish sixth.
July 8, 2009Barry, Frier garner individual academic honors, UCCS captures team recognitionThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named a women's 2009 Division II All-Academic Track and Field Team by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association.
May 21, 2009Barry Named First-Team All-Academic, Seven Others Named to Honor RollCOLORADO SPRINGS - University of Colorado at Colorado Springs runner Kelsey Barry was named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field First-Team All-Academic, the RMAC announced Thursday.
May 4, 2009Freshman Duo Takes Second and Sixth in Decathlon at RMAC Track ChampionshipsALAMOSA - Entering the homestretch of the final event of the men's decathlon - the 1,500-meter run - a hint of a smile crossed Brian Hopkins' face.
April 26, 2009UCCS 4X100 Team Sets New School Record with a Little Help from FriendsFORT COLLINS - Sometimes we have to get by with a little help from our friends.
April 7, 2009Pinter, Frier, Del Pardo named to USTFCCCA scholar-athlete list.Dan Pinter of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named a USTFCCCA Male Scholar Athlete for the 2008-2009 school year. What sets Pinter, a senior, apart from any other athlete on this coveted list is that he wasn’t just named to it for one major but for each of his two majors, Accounting and Business.
March 9, 2009UCCS' Gomez, Payne Named First-Team All-RMACShannon Payne and Steven Gomez of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men's and women's track and field first-team, the conference announced Wednesday.
December 20, 2008Pinter, Five Others Named to RMAC All-Academic TeamsDan Pinter of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference men's cross country first team all-academic, the conference announced Friday.
October 25, 2008Payne Takes Second, Teams Fifth and Sixth at RMAC ChampionshipsGRAND JUNCTION – Round 2 of the Shannon Payne – Lavenna Mullenbach showdown went to Mullenbach.
October 8, 2008Payne earns second cross country runner of the week awardShannon Payne of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference women’s cross country runner of the week, the conference announced Wednesday.
July 25, 2008UCCS Runners RoundupRecent University of Colorado at Colorado Springs graduate and star cross country runner, Sarah “Shep” Shepard won the women’s division of the La Sportiva Vail Hill Climb over the Fourth of July weekend. Additionally, UCCS cross country and track head coach Mark Misch won the 30-39 age group at the same event. Misch came in fifth overall while Shepard claimed 15th.
May 21, 2008Seven Mountain Lions Named to RMAC All-Academic Track TeamsUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs athletes Dan Pinter and Kelsey Barry were named Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field second-team All-Academic, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
May 6, 2008UCCS Has Many Positives in Final Day of RMAC ChampionshipsWith the RMAC (Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference) Outdoor Championships ending today, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs finished with a conference champion who also qualified for nationals, seven new school records, eight all-conference (All-RMAC) performers, and even an athlete that competed with one shoe.
April 26, 2008UCCS Competes in Heptathlon and Decathlon for First TimeFor the first time, UCCS competed in the women's heptathlon and men's decathlon on Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 in Fort Collins. Josi Heer and Carl Lum both established school records in the events.
April 19, 2008KU Relays Wind Down on Saturday AfternoonWith four days of competition in the books, the KU Relays ended, and the UCCS track team can take a breather. The three unusual races that they competed in today were more for practice and training for upcoming events.
April 17, 2008Payne Earns Qualifying Time for Nationals at Kansas RelaysEven with the rain, the cold, and the lightning, Shannon Payne earned a provisional qualifying time in the 10,000 meter run at the KU Relays. Payne's qualifying time was 36 minutes, 19.43 seconds, and the provisional qualifying time is 37:30.00.
April 12, 2008UCCS Women's Track Team has Breakthrough PerformancesWith winds gusting at around 25 miles per hour through the track and field area at Colorado College Invitational, Mountain Lions Kelsey Barry and Melissa McKinley made a switcheroo and had highlight performances in events that were unusual to them.
April 5, 2008Vazquez Takes Third, Nearly Qualifies for Nationals in 800Alex Vazquez almost had a nationally qualifying time in the men's 800-meter run today at the UNC Tom Benich Invite in Greeley, CO.
March 29, 2008Bartlett's Win in the 5,000 Highlights UCCS at Upton MeetFORT COLLINS -- Branson Bartlett took first place in the men's 5,000-meter run as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field teams competed Saturday at the Rob Upton Invitational at the Hansen Field Event Area.
March 22, 2008Mountain Lions Compete in First Outdoor Meet of the SeasonBOULDER -- The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs men's and women's track and field teams competed in their first outdoor meet of the year, the Potts Invitational held Saturday at the University of Colorado's Potts Field.
February 1, 2008Mountain Lions Make Strides at Air Force InvitationalCOLORADO SPRINGS -- Kaitlyn Frier took second place in her heat of the women's mile run Friday at the Air Force Invitational at the Cadet Fieldhouse.
January 26, 2008Freshman Runners Stepping Up at First Track Meet of the SeasonFreshman Melissa McKinley took second place in the 600-meter run Saturday to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's track team at the CSM Joe Davies Open in Golden.
November 3, 2007Cross Country: Women Take 12th at RegionalsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team finished 12th at the NCAA Division II North Central Regional meet on Saturday at the Don Baker Cross Country Course in Vermillion, South Dakota.
October 6, 2007Cross Country: Women Take Fifth, Men Ninth at Tiger InvitationalJenna Dorsey-Spitz fought off illness to take fourth among scoring runners and lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Tiger Invitational.
September 22, 2007Women's XC: Dorsey-Spitz Leads UCCS at Colorado College InviteJenna Dorsey-Spitz took fourth place among college runners to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs women's cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the Colorado College Invitational Saturday at Monument Valley Park.
May 30, 2007cross country/track sign sevenUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs cross country/track coach Graeme Badger announced the signing of seven athletes to National Letters of Intent Wednesday.
January 13, 2007Shepard leads UCCS women at Air Force meetSarah Shepard won the women's 3,000-meter run to lead the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team at the Air Force All-Comers meet Saturday at the U.S. Air Force Academy.
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