Kristin Fairey
Kristin  Fairey
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mount Pleasant, S.C.

High School:
Academic Magnet HS

Event:
Distance


08/10/2017

2017 Summer Internships Recap

87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer

2017 Track:

Indoor: Competed at the Bob Pollock Invitational … Raced in the 800m and mile … Posted a time of 5:40.62 in the mile and 2:26.55 in the 800m. Outdoor: Competed at three meets in the outdoor season … Raced in the 1500m at the Yellow Jacket Invitational … Recorded a career best in the 1500m at the Georgia Tech Invitational with a time of 4:54.80 … Competed in the 800m at the Georgia Tech Invitational and the Torrin Lawrence Memorial … Registered a career-best time of 2:32.24 in the 800m at the Torrin Lawrence Memorial.

2016 Cross Country:

Did not compete in the 2016 season.

High School:

Attended Academic Magnet High School … Ran cross country for four years and was captain for one season … Lettered in track and field for three seasons … Was named All-State for cross country in 2013 and 2014 … Named All-State for track and field in 2015 … Named an All-American at 2013 USATF National Junior Olympics in 2013 in the steeplechase.

Personal:

Full name is Kristin Lynn Fairey … Born Aug. 21, 1998 … Has three sisters Anna, Melissa and Caitlyn … Sister Melissa is also on the Tech cross country and track and field teams … Intends to major in mechanical engineering … Chose to attend Georgia Tech because of the engineering program, cross country and track programs and the location.