Wilson has 9th quickest steeple at EOU [Track]

April 1, 2013


It didn’t take long for Copper Center freshman Kailey Wilson get make an impact at Eastern Oregon University.

Making her outdoor debut, the former Alaska state champion turned in the ninth-fastest time in school history after winning the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Chabot Relays over the weekend in Hayward, Calif.

Wilson, of Kenny Lake fame, finished the race in 12:12.3.

She also competed in the 1,500 [5:24] and 3,000 [11:40] runs.

Wilson made a splash last fall during the cross country season when she was the team’s fifth runner at the NAIA Championships.