Keri Burmester
Keri Burmester
Year: Junior
Hometown: Red Bud, Ill.
High School: Red Bud HS
Events: Distance

TRACK AND FIELD

Indoor Personal Bests:
Mile: 5:29.29 (2/2/18)
3,000: 10:50.75 (2/23/18)
5,000: 18:44.71 (2/10/17)

Outdoor Personal Bests:
1,500: 5:08.99 (4/26/19)
3,000: 10:37.77 (5/3/19)
5,000: 18:31.17 (4/1/17)
10,000: 39:32.89 (3/31/18)

2019 Outdoor: Placed first while setting a PR in the 3000m (10:37.77) at the Gateway Classic... Placed 15th in the 10k at the OVC Championships... Set a PR in the 1500m (5:09.99) at the Memphis Invitational

2019 Indoor: Participated in three meets during the season... Ran to a 19th place finish (19:36.37) in the 5000 at the OVC Championships

2018 Outdoor: Set three PRs (1500m, 3000m and 10,000) during the outdoor campaign... Set her 1500 PR (5:09.17) at the Bill Cornell Classic... Ran to a PR in the 3000 (10:54.85) at the Redbird Invitational... Set her 10,000 PR (39:32.89) at the Wash U Invite

2018 Indoor: Set a PR in the mile (5:29.29) at the Don DeNoon Invitational… Set a PR in the 3,000m (10:50.75) at the OVC Championships… Placed sixth in the 3,000m at the SEMO vs SIUE Dual

2017 Outdoor: Focused most of her time on the 5,00, running the event five times, including a PR of 18:31.17 at the Joey Haines Invitational (4/1) ... Posted 3,000 PR of 10:58.90 with a third-place finish at the Gateway Classic ... Set personal best of 5:12.62 in the 1,500 at the Memphis Invitational. 

2017 Indoor: Turned in one of the top three times for Cougars at the Badger Icebreaker in 3,000 with a time of 10:57.07

CROSS COUNTRY

Personal Bests:
3.1M: 19:21.1 (9/1/17)
4.97M: 24:17.8 (10/13/17)
5K: 18:52.7 (10/29/16)
6K: 23:07.8 (10/12/18)

2018: Ran a PR and the 46th fastest 6K time (23:07.8) in SIUE history at the Bradley Pink Classic... Recorded a 17th place finish in the 5K at the Saluki Invitational

2017: Set PRs in both the 3.1M and 4.97M... Set her 3.1M PR (19.21.1) at the Walt Crawford Dual... Ran to a 4.97M PR (24:17.8) at the Bradley Pink Classic. 

2016: Ran the ninth fastest 5K freshman time at the Ohio Valley Conference Championships (18:52.7) ... Ran the 10th fastest 6K freshman time at the NCAA Regionals (23:29.2) .... Took 10th at the John Flamer Invitational, helping the Cougars to victory in home course time of 25:03.04 ... Took 20th place to open season at EIU Walt Crawford Open (19:44.30)

Prep: Competed at Red Bud High School.