Caitlin Dillon
Caitlin  Dillon

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Germantown, Wis.

High School:
Germantown HS

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
04/08/1994


01/22/2016

Heifort Wins Two Titles at UST Invite

Allie Heifort won the shot put and the weight throw to lead the Gophers Friday evening

12/09/2015

Big Ten Honors Gophers for Academics

Student-athletes from the University of Minnesota honored for performance in classroom

04/18/2015

Gophers Win Three Titles at Holst Invite

Taylor Mikkalson, Kate Shelerud and Heta Tuuri won titles to lead Minnesota at Concordia-St. Paul Saturday

06/27/2012

Incoming Gophers Update

Minnesota's incoming class of 2012 has earned more accolades since its announcement.

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2015 Season - Indoor: Ran one race, placing 17th in the mile in 5:42.48 at the Minnesota Open.

2015 Season - Outdoor: Ran five races • ran a season-best 2:27.70 in the 800m at Janis Rider Invitational and a season-best 4:59.84 in the 1,500m at the Tommie Twilight • made 3,000m steeplechase debut with a third-place finish at the Holst Invitational and ran a career-best 11:49.95 in the steeple at the Eagle Open.

2014 Season - Indoor: Recorded season-best times of 2:30.21 in the 800m and 5:34.11 in the mile • ran the mile at the Parents Day Open (5:34.11), Northwest Open (5:34.67), and St. Thomas Showcase (5:42.83).

2014 Season - Outdoor: Competed in five races • recorded season-best 4:56.79 in the 1,500m at UW-La Crosse • ran a season-best 2:26.61 for 10th place in the 800m at Holst Invitational • placed 21st at in 1,500m (4:56.83) at Meet of the Unsaintly.

2013 Season: Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School: A graduate of Germantown High School • four-time Wisconsin state cross country qualifier • four-time All-North Shore Conference performer • 2009 all-state honoree in cross country • 2009 conference champion in the mile run • state champion in both the 4x400m and 4x800m relays in 2009 and 2010 • holds school records in those two relays and in cross country.

Personal: Born April 8, 1994 • daughter of Larry and Holly Dillon • has two sisters, Heather and Kristen • Kristen played basketball at Wisconsin Lutheran • majoring in elementary education.

Dillon's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:30.21 Jack Johnson Classic (1/24-25/14)
Mile 5:34.11 Parents Day Open (2/22/14)
Dillon's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)
Event Mark Meet (Date)
800m 2:26.61 Holst Invitational (4/12/14)
1,500m 4:56.79 UW-La Crosse (5/9/14)
3,000m steeplechase 11:49.95 UW-La Crosse (5/8/15)

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