KJ Burkland
KJ Burkland

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Seattle, Wash.

High School:
Ballard

Event:
Distance Free


01/20/2013

Michigan State Takes Home Tri-Meet Victories

Swimming and diving defeat Bowling Green and Buffalo on the road.

01/19/2013

Michigan State Takes Home Tri-Meet Victories

Swimming and diving defeat Bowling Green and Buffalo on the road.

11/18/2012

Women's Swimming and Diving Wins Magnus Cup Invitational

Men place third overall in the three-day event.

11/16/2012

Swimming and Diving Teams Concludes First Day of Invite

Women currently in first place, men sit in third.

11/09/2012

Michigan State Swimming and Diving Take Home Dual Victories

Spartans women defeat GVSU 189-108, men win 167.5-132.5

2013-14: Posted a season-best 1:58.63 in the 200 freestyle at the 2013 TYR Invitational ... Earned her season best in the 500 freestyle of 5:08.19 at the 2013 TYR Invitational ... Posted her season best in the 1000 freestyle of 10:38.11 at the Grand Valley meet ... Owned a season-best 17:38.03 in the 1650 freestyle at the 2013 TYR Invitational.

2012-13: Posted the third-best time on the team in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:01.00 to finish third, the fourth-best time on the team in the 200 freestyle, stopping the clock at 1:54.94 and the fourth-best time on the team in the 1,650 freestyle with a fourth-place time of 17:19.04 at the Viking College Invite ... Finished third with a season-best time of 10:38.25 in the 1,000 freestyle at the GVSU meet.

2011-12: Posted the team's top times in the 500 freestyle (4:57.78), 1,000 freestyle (10:12.26), and the 1,650 freestyle(16:52.37) recorded at the Big Ten Championship meet ... Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 1,000 freestyle and the 1,650 freestyle.

2010-11: Posted the team's top times in the 500 freestyle (4:57.15), 1,000 freestyle (10:18.60), and the 1,650 freestyle (17:00.50) ... Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 500 freestyle.

High School:Earned her varsity letter in swimming from 2006-10 at Ballard High School in Seattle.

Personal: Full name is Kathleen Burkland ... Born March 29th, 1992 ... Daughter of Charlie and Carolyn Burkland ... Majoring in communications.