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ELIZABETH JENKINS

Player profile

year
Sophomore
hometown
Maitland, Fla.
high school
Winter Park

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Second-year Seminole enjoyed a solid freshman campaign…gained valuable experience as late addition to the ACC Cross Championship roster…brings championship pedigree pedigree to the program from Winter Park High…making the adjustment to added mileage and longer races at the college level.

2017-18

Cross Country: Made her transition to the college ranks over four meets…was 16th at the FSU Invitational (18:40.9) which was just off her 5k lifetime-best…was a late-addition to the ACC Championships lineup where she competed over 6k for just the second time. Indoor: Had impressive debut at the Clemson Orange & Purple Invitational, running 5:09.95 PB for the mile in a seventh-place finish…ran indoor-best 2:15.64 at the Tyson Invitational…also ran 3000m (10:34.04) at the Razorback Invitational. Outdoor: Competed in five meets, focusing on the 800…established a lifetime-best at the Tom Jones Memorial (2:15.18) in a seventh-place finish.

Personal:

Enjoyed a stellar high school running career at Winter Park, helping cross country team to 4A state titles in 2014 and 2015 and a runner-up finish in 2016…finished 10th at 2014 4A state cross country meet…ran leg on three (2015-2017) 4×800 state title teams…was also sixth in 800 at 2016 state meet…many of her PBs have been established either at FSU’s Mike Long Track or Apalachee Regional Park cross country course…has run 2:15.78 (800), 5:14.71 (1600) and 18:38.80 (5k cross country)…three-year member of National Beta Club…also member National Honor Society…daughter of Robyn and Evan Jenkins…born June 20, 1999.