Shelby King
Shelby King
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tipton, Iowa
High School: Tipton
Event(s): Middle Distance

2014 | senior
Indoor
: Competed in three meets...ran the mile in all three meets...for the third year in a row she set a season-best time at the Iowa Invitational (2/21)...this time in the mile (5:59.09).

2013 | junior
Indoor
: Competed in five meets...turned in a season-best 800 time of 2:35.94 at the Iowa Invitational and a career-best mile (5:56.25) at the Darren Young Invitational (2/9)...Outdoor: Competed in four meets...placed in the top-5 twice in the 3000-meter steeplechase...scored at the Iowa Conference Championships in the 3000-meter steeplechase and ran a season-best time (12:55.78).

2012 | sophomore
Indoor
: Competed in four meets...placed third in the 4x800-meter relay at the Iowa Conference Championships (2/24-2/25)...ran a season-best 2:35.53 in the 800 at the Iowa Invitational (2/17)...Outdoor: Competed in seven meets...turned in a fifth-place finish at the Iowa Conference Championships (5/10-5/12) in the 4x800-meter relay...ran career-best 800 (2:32.68) at the Jim Duncan Invitational (4/13-4/14).

2011 | freshman
Indoor
: Competed in five meets...garnered one top-5 finish in the 4x400-meter relay, 800-meter run, and the 600-meters...scored in both the distance medley relay and the 4x800-meter relay at the Iowa Conference Championships (2/25-2/26)...ran a season-best time of 2:33.04 in the 800 at the Darren Young Indoor Classic (2/11-2/12)...Outdoor: Competed in two meets running the 1500 and the 800.

Indoor Career Bests
600 meters - 1:48.20 (2011)
800 meters - 2:33.04 (2011)
Mile - 5:56.25 (2013)  

Outdoor Career Bests
800 meters - 2:32.68 (2012)
1500 meters - 5:42.66 (2011)
3000 Steeple - 12:55.78 (2013) 

High School
2010 graduate of Tipton High School ... 7th at state meet in 4x800 during junior year ... qualified for state meet in track during sophomore, junior, and senior years ... lettered all four years in cross country, track, and basketball ... All-Conference in basketball during senior year ... qualified for state tournament in basketball during junior year ... qualified for state cross country meet during sophomore year.

Personal
Daughter of Brian and Jenny King ... majoring in elementary education...also a four-year member of the Simpson cross country team.

updated through 2014 indoor season