Lawson is a dynamic athlete who has
become one of the top sprinters in the conference...She is also an outstanding
student...Should be one of the favorites to win the MEAC's 100 meters
championship this season...Is also an excellent candidate to reach the NCAA East
Season: Earned second
place in the women's 4x100 meter relay with a time of 45.73 at the 2011 MEAC
Outdoor Championships...At the same event, finished second in the 100 meters with
a time of 11:58, and took fourth place in the 200 meter dash with a time of
24.04...Placed second in the 200 meter dash at the 2011 MEAC Indoor Championship
with a time of 24.67...She and teammates Crystal Carrington, Ruth-Cassandra Hunt
and Jessica Farr placed first in the 4x100 meter relay at the 2011 Friendship
& Freedom Games held at N.C. A&T's Irwin Belk Track...At the same event,
she finished third in the 100 with a time of 11.55...She was 18/100ths of
a second behind the winner...Ran at the time a personal-best 7.53 in the 60 meter
dash at the Virginia Tech Invitational on Jan. 14, 2011...Placed third in the 200
meters at the New Balance Invitational with a time of 24.30 on Feb. 5, 2011.
seventh in the 60 meter dash at the Boo Williams Sportsplex with a time of
7.77...Placed fourth at the Wake Forest Open on March 20, 2009 with a time of
24.89 in the 200 meters...Placed second in the 100 meters at the Murray Neely
Invitational at N.C. A&T's Irwin Belk Track with a time of 12.00...Also
placed first in the preliminaries...Placed sixth at the Penn Relays in the 4x100
meter relay along with Ruth-Cassandra Hunt, Jessica Farr and Jenea McCammon as
the foursome finished with a time of 46.50.
Season: Qualified for
the 100 meter final at the 2009 MEAC Outdoor Championships when she ran an
11.68...Finished seventh in the final...Finished first at the Aggie and Tar Heel
Classic in the 100 meters with a time of 11.98.
School: Ran four
years of varsity track and field at Riverdale Baptist High School where she
earned MVP honors.
Personal: Full name is Krystim Lawson...She
majors in liberal studies with a concentration in pre-law...She is a N.C. A&T
scholar athlete...She enjoys traveling...She is the daughter of Floretta and Reginald Lawson and was born Jan.