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JEN LIMA

Player profile

year
Sophomore
hometown
Palm Harbor, Fla.
high school
East Lake

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

Gained valuable experience as a freshman and grew stronger by the conclusion of the outdoor track & field season…a fierce competitor who is capable of challenging for a spot on the postseason roster with continued growth and development.

2017-18

Cross Country: Competed in four meets including travel squad appearances at the Covered Bridge Open and Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational…post collegiate-best 19:11.2 at the FSU Invitational for 5k and 22:45.9 6k at Virginia Tech. Indoor: Lined up for the mile in a pair of meets…set herself up for the outdoor season with a mile PB (5:08.97) at the Tyson Invitational, where she finished fourth in her section. Outdoor: Continued to show progress throughout the spring…established new PBs in each of her last three meets…ran 10:41.58 for the 3000 at the Tom Jones Memorial, placing eighth…was fifth in the 1500 at the North Florida Invitational (4:47.96)…capped first season at the Seminole Twilight where she ran 5000m in 18:02.41.

 

Personal

Owns high school PBs of 2:13.98 (800), 5:01.03 (1600) and 10:48.46 (3200); all set as senior…big breakout came with 3200 PB and sixth-place finish at FSU Relays…placed third (3200), fourth (1600) and sixth (800) at the 3A state meet as both a junior and senior…won nine Pinellas County Athletic Conference titles over course of her career between cross country and track…also played varsity soccer as sophomore and junior…outstanding in the classroom where she was a four-year honor roll member, a member of the National Honor Society and earned AP Scholar Awards from 2015-17…plans to major in exercise science at FSU…the daughter of Barb and Tim Lima…born Nov. 3, 1998.