Jenny Clausen

Jenny Clausen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jackson, N.J.

High School:
Jackson Memorial HS

Event:
Distance

2007... Made her collegiate debut at the Diet Pepsi Invitational, where she broke the freshman record with a time of 10:15.54 in the 3,000m...time ranked third all-time at UCF...took second in the 5,000m in 17:29.55, which ranks third all-time at UCF...finished fifth in the 3,000m at 10:14.88, bettering her own freshman record, at the Clemson Invitational...took sixth in the 5,000m in 17:26. 67 and ran the 3,000m in 10:16.17 for 11th place at the C-USA Indoor Championship...broke her own school record in the 5,000m with a time of 17:22.74 at the Disney Invitational...took fourth in the 5,000m at the FSU Relays...won the 10,000m at the Sea Ray Relays by breaking the UCF freshman record with a time of 35:41...claimed third in the 3,000m with a time of 10:13.59 at the Golden Knight Twilight...finished second in the 10,000m and fifth in the 5,000m at the C-USA Outdoor Championship...performance earned her C-USA Female Freshman of the Year honors and all-conference recognition in the 10,000m.
Prior to UCF... Twice earned the group championship in cross country and indoor track as a member of the Jackson Memorial High School...qualified for the New Jersey Meet of Champions three consecutive years...earned Newark Star-Ledger All-State honors from 2002-04...holds the Ocean County Championship course record...was a Footlocker finalist in 2003...placed eighth in the Footlocker Northeast Regional in 2003 and 11th in 2004...owns the 12th best time ever at Holmdel Park at 18:24...ranked sixth nationally in the 5,000m during the spring of 2006...inducted into the National Honor Society...received the JMHS Scholar-Athlete Award all four years...volunteered with the Special Olympics and at Young at Heart Elderly Day Care Center.
Personal... Born in Toms River, N.J....daughter of Richard and Catherine Clausen...major is molecular/microbiology.

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