DES MOINES, Iowa For one last time, Lisa Koll donned her Cardinal and Gold Iowa State uniform Thursday. The girl from Fort Dodge, who came to Iowa State in 2005 having never won an Iowa high school title and left Phi Beta Kappa and a four-time NCAA track and field champion, faced the toughest challenge of her still very young career. The Cyclone who lapped five All-Americans to win the 10,000 meter run on the same blue Drake Stadium track in 2008, would now test herself against the nation's best in the USA Championships.

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