Alissa McKaig
Alissa McKaig

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Wayne, Ind.

High School:
Concordia Lutheran


2006 (Cross Country): Named NCAA All-Regional, All-Big Ten and USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Named Big Ten Runner of the Week on September 5th ... Recorded first-place victories at the 5K Jeff Drenth Memorial (17:10.0) and Spartan Invitational (21:39) ... Placed fourth at the Roy Griak Invitational (21:18.1) ... Finished sixth at the Pre-NCAA Meet (20:28.1) ... Finished fourth at the Big Ten Championships (20:42) ... Ran to a second-place finish at the Great Lakes Regional (21:00.26) ... Was MSU's top-finisher at the NCAA Championships, placing 10th (21:06.7).

2005: Competed at Baylor.

High School: Three-year letterwinner in both cross country and track ... Three-time all-state honoree in both cross country and track ... State champion in the 1600m as a senior ... Earned All-American status in the 3200m in 2004 ... Valedictorian.

Personal: Daughter of Edward and Cindi McKaig ... Majoring in kinesiology ... Born February 21, 1986.