University of Iowa Athletics
Mid Distance

Mallory King

Class RS Sr.
Hometown Davenport, Iowa
High School Assumption

2020 — Indoor – NCAA qualifier in 800 meters… leads team in 600 meters (1:29.10) and 800 meters (2:05.12)… ran collegiate-best 800 meters at Iowa State Classic (2:05.12), which ranks second all-time at Iowa… won 600 meters with a collegiate-best 1:29.10 and ran 800 meters with (2:09.05) at Meyo Invite… the 600-meter time ranks third all-time at Iowa… placed fourth in 600 meters at B1G Championships (1:29.84), winning event with a meet record-setting at Jimmy Grant Invite (1:31.05)… placed fourth in 400 meters at Larry Wieczorek Invite (55.89)… Academic All-Big Ten… B1G Distinguished Scholar… Dean’s List student… USTFCCCA all-academic team member.

2019 — Indoor – did not compete… Dean’s List student… Outdoor – anchored school record-setting 3,200-meter relay that placed second at Drake Rlays (8:31.84)… ran collegiate-best 800 meters at Florida Relays (2:07.08)… that time ranks fifth all-time at Iowa… ran third leg on team-leading sprint medley relay at Florida Relays (3:52.85)… that time ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner… Cross Country – ran at Hawkeye Invite (15:36.6-4,000 meters) and raced unattached at Notre Dame Invite (18:56.41-5,000 meters)… Academic All-Big Ten.

2018 — Indoor – ran team-leading 600 meters at Big Ten Championships (1:31.25)… ran 400 meters at Alex Wilson Invite (56.01)… Iowa’s Big Ten Sportsmanship Award honoree… Outdoor – placed seventh in 800 meters (2:10.70) at Big Ten Championships, running a team-leading 2:08.45 in prelims… ran 800 meters at Florida Relays (2:08.76) and NCAA West Preliminary (2:10.35)… USTFCCCA all-academic team member… Academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner… Cross Country – Academic All-Big Ten.

2017 — Indoor – ran 200 and 400 meters at Border Battle (26.49, 59.26) and Black & Gold Premier (26.48, 59.28)… ran 600 meters at Big Ten Championships (1:33.13)… Outdoor – ran 800 meters at Big Ten Championships (2:14.09)… ran 400 meters at Florida Relays (57.37) and 200 meters at Baldy Castillo Invite (25.92)… placed second in 600 meter at Musco Twilight (1:33.42)… earned team John Raffensperger Dedication award… letterwinner… Cross Country – ran at Hawkeye Invite (15:53.4-4,000 meters)… Academic All-Big Ten.

2016 — Cross Country – ran at season-opening Hawkeye Invite (11:35.7-3,000 meters).

King’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
400 Meters (I) 55.89 Larry Wieczorek Invitational 1/18/20
600 Meters (I) 1:29.10 at Meyo Invitational 2/7/20
800 Meters (O) 2:05.12 at Iowa State Classic 2/15/20