Dordt College News

Young To Run At Dordt College

April 4, 2013

(Thursday, April 4; Sioux Center, Iowa)  Allison Young, a senior at Griswold High School (Iowa), has announced her intention to attend Dordt College and join the Defender track and cross country programs.

Young earned all-conference honors and academic honors at the conference and state level.  She has personal bests of 11:36.14 in the 3,000 meters and 5:13.7 in the 1,500 meters.  She also clocked a 2:31 in the 800 meters and ran a personal best of 15:23 on a 4,000 meter cross country course.  Young ran on two state-qualifying 4 x 800 meter relay teams that placed 2nd and 5th at the state meet.  Young helped Griswold to a third place finish at the state cross country meet in 2011 and a championship performance at the 2012 meet.

Allison is the daughter of Jon and Beth Young of Griswold, Iowa.  She plans to study Agricultural Business  at Dordt College.

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