2011 Cross Country:Finished in the top seven at the Belmont-VU Opener with a time of 14:25.15, helping her team secure a near-perfect score.
2011 Track: Set two personal records ... Clocked a 3,000 meter time of 9:57.11 at the Black & Gold Invitational and set a new personal best in the indoor 3,000 meters at the Kentucky Invitational, good for 12th overall.
2010 Cross Country: Clocked a time of 17:59.23 at the Louisville Invitational, good for 49th overall out of 302 participants ... Ran to a 21:53.2 finish in the Blue Race at Pre-Nationals ... Finished 26th overall at the NCAA South Regional with a time od 20:54.01.
2009 Cross Country: Finished 35th at the SEC Cross Country Championships, contributing to Vanderbilt's sixth-place team finish... Clocked VU's fastest times on the season in the 4K (14:34.20) and 5K (17.55.46) ... Led VU to a first-place finish at the Belmont-VU Opener with a 14:34.20 in the 4K, placing fourth out of 85 runners... Was VU's top finisher at the Greater Louisville Classic, clocking a 17:55.46, good for 17th place... Earned runner-up medalist honors at the Commodore Classic in the 5K with a time of 18:16.76.
2009 Track: Finished 18th in the 10,000 meter run at the famed Penn Relays with a time of 37:25.34.
2008 Cross Country: Earned team's postseason Most Improved Runner Award... Placed among the top 30 qualifiers in five of six races... Finished among top two Vanderbilt runners in every race... Ran a 14:40.11 in collegiate debut at the Belmont/Vanderbilt Opener (4K), then followed that with strong fourth place overall finish at Commodore Classic, running 5K distance in 18:17.04... Finished 15th (17:49.24, 5K) out of 265 competitors in the Louisville Classic... Ran first 6K race in 22:00.4 at Pre-Nationals, then lowered best at 6K distance to 21:38.89 at the SEC Championships, finishing 22nd overall and earning All-SEC Freshman recognition... Ran 27th overall at NCAA Regionals with 22:00.02 effort in 6K.
2008 Track: Established new Commodore standard at 10,000 meters during solid track season... After missing cross country, Doebel-Hickok ran effectively indoors, setting all-time Top 10 team marks in the 3,000 (10:03.66) and 5,000 (17:24.28)... Set new team mark early in outdoor season running in native California, notching 35:40.27 in strong field at Stanford Invitational... Effort knocked four seconds off previous Commodore mark... Finished second in 5,000-meter races at Vanderbilt Invitational and LSU Tiger Invitational.... Also ran 10:15.76 for 3,000 meters at Mississippi State.
2007 Cross Country: Did not compete in cross country as a freshman.
High School/Prep: Los Angeles native out of Palisades High School who is listed as one of the "LA Times'" top distance runners in 2006-07 in both cross country and track ... Broke the 18-minute mark for the first time in her career to win the three-mile run with a time of 17:39 at the Long Beach Invitational ... Took the Division IV title of the Woodbridge Invitational, finishing in 17:10 ... Finished ninth at the California D1 state cross country meet with a time of 18:11 for the 5K, and 20th at the Foot Locker West Regionals.
Personal: Kristabel Doebel-Hickok ... Born on April 28, 1989 ... Parents are Linda Doebel and Michael Hickok ... Has an older brother ... Majoring in economics ... Enjoys horseback riding.
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