University of Iowa Athletics
Hurdles/Sprints

Kelsey Labs

Class RS Fr.
Hometown Marion, Iowa
High School Marion

2011 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 400 meters (58.23) at Big Ten Championships… won 200 meters (25.60) and placed second in 400 meters (58.93) at Iowa Invite… Outdoor – placed second in 400-meter hurdles with collegiate-best 1:02.78 at Central Invite… academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2010 — Track – redshirted.

High School — five-time conference champion and all-conference, four-time all-district and first team all-Metro and three-time all-WAMAC… set school records in 100 (15.09) and 400-meter hurdles (1:05.24), and as part of 1,600-meter relay (4:03.48)… team captain, earning outstanding performer and top points awards as a senior… lettered four years in track, and in cross country and cheerleading… four-year honor roll student, earning academic all-state honors as a senior… coached by Sherryl Gaffney-Paige, Marc Ferguson, Matt Thornton and Emily Logan.

Personal — born July 1, 1990… daughter of Martin and Kathy Labs… open major.

Labs’ Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
200 Meters (I) 25.60 Iowa Invitational 2/18/11
400 Meters (I) 58.23 at Big Ten Championships 2/27/11
400 Hurdles (I) 1:02.78 at Central Invitational 84/2/11