University of Iowa Athletics

Kayla Beattie

Class Fr.
Hometown Woodstock, Ill.
High School Woodstock

2013 — Track – did not compete.

2012 — Track – redshirted… placed second in 5,000 meters (17:00.95) at Musco Twilight XIII while competing unattached… Cross Country – Iowa’s top finisher in two races, winning Bradley Open (3 miles-16:44) and placing 17th at Toledo Bubble Buster (4,000 meters-13:41) with collegiate-best times… the 4,000-meter time ranks second all-time at Iowa.

2011 — Cross Country – earned all-region honors with 17th-place finish (21:32) at NCAA Midwest Regional… placed 40th at Big Ten Championships (21:13)… led team at Loyola Lakefront Invite, placing third with a collegiate-best 5,000 meters (17:29)… placed 47th at Wisconsin Adidias Invite with a collegiate-best 6,000 meters (20:54)… that time ranks ninth all-time at Iowa… team earned USTFCCCA all-academic honors… letterwinner.

High School — set state all-time three-mile record on historic Detweiller Cross Country Course in 2010 (16:22.00)… placed 12th at the Footlocker National Cross Country Championships… set new state records in indoor 1,600 (4:51.00) and 3,200 meters (10:15.00), and at the Prep Top Times meet.

Personal — graduated first in her class of 278… daughter of David and Deborah Beattie… health and human physiology major.

Beattie’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
4,000 Meters (CC) 13:41 at Toledo Bubble Buster 9/21/12
Three Miles (CC) 16:44 at Bradley Open 9/7/12
5,000 Meters (CC) 17:29 at Loyola Lakefront Invitational 10/1/11
6,000 Meters (CC) 20:54 at Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 10/14/11