Jenny Johnston
Jenny Johnston

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Middle Island, NY

High School:
Longwood High School

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
12/12/1991

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012); Dean's List (Fall 2012), 4.0 GPA (Fall 2012); C-USA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll (2012)


2013 Cross Country
Appeared in six meets for the Tigers ... Ran a season-best 6K time at the American Athletic Conference Championship clocking in at 22:25.40 (32nd) ... At the Pre-National Invitational, ran a 6K time of 22:39.00 (90th) ... Competed at the NCAA South Regional Championship turning in a 6K time of 22:46.00 (136th) ... Placed 12th at the Rhodes College Invitational 6K with at time of 23:18.00 ... Clocked a season-best 5K of 18:58.30 (70th) at the Commodore Classic ... At the Brooks Memphis Twilight, ran a 5K time of 19:53.20 (42nd).

2013 Outdoor
Competed in seven meets for the Tigers running in the 800m and 1,500m ... Recorded top-10 finishes in the 800m ... Took sixth in the 800m at the Ole Miss Invitational running a personal-best of 2:12.11 ... Placed fifth at the Black and Gold Invitational in the 800m clocking in at 2:12.45 ... Notched two top-five finishes in the 1,500m taking third at the Louisiana Classics with a personal-best of 4:44.83 and fourth at the Redwolves Open in a time of 4:50.34.

2013 Indoor
Competed in five meets running exclusively in the 8000m ... Notched at personal-best at the Conference USA Indoor Championship of 2:12.63 ... Scored two top-10 finishes taking fourth at the John Craft Invitational in 2:19.63 and eighth at the Samford Multi and Invitational in 2:14.80.

2012 Cross Country
Competed in all six meets during the cross country season ... Recorded a season-best in the 5K at the Conference USA Cross Country Championships of 18:38.10 ... Placed fifth in the women's team's overall victory at the Rhodes College Invitational with a 5K time of 19:17.00 ... At the NCAA South Regional Championship, clocked her season-best in the 6K with a time of 22:12.30.

2012 Outdoor
Ran in two meets for the Tigers ... Placed fifth in the 800m with a time of 2:29.57 at the Memphis Invitational ... Turned in a personal-record time of 5:01.82 in the 1,500m at the Mississippi Open.

2012 Indoor
Did not compete during the indoor season.

2011 Cross Country
Best showing was a sixth-place finish at the Rhodes Invitational (22:56) ... Placed 43rd with a time of 19:16 at the Commodore Classic ... Ran a time of 19:24.60 at the C-USA Championships (58th) ... Posted a time of 23:32.40 at the NCAA South Regional. 2011 Outdoor
Competing exclusively in the 800m run, earned two top-five finishes in her first season of competition ... Won the event at the SEMO Invite, with a 2:21.86s run ... In her first Tiger Invitational, finished fourth with a 2:16.06s run ... Set a personal-best in the 800m run at the C-USA Outdoor Championships, finishing 13th with a Tiger season-best 2:14.72s run.

2011 Indoor
Competed in three meets, running the 800m each time ... Was fourth at the SIU Invitational with a personal-best 2:20.40 run.

2010 Cross Country
Earned two top-five finishes in her first cross country season, including leading the Lady Tigers with a fourth-place, 19:25.22 mark at the UALR Invite ... Was ninth at the Rhodes Invite, with a 23:40 run.

Prior to Memphis
Ran relays, middle distances and cross country for Longwood High School ... Holds school records in the indoor 600m run, indoor 4x400m relay and outdoor 4x400m relay ... Qualified for the Nike Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the 800-meter run in 2009 and 2010 ... Qualified for New York State Championships in 800m (2010), 600m (2009-10), Cross Country (2007) and 4x400m relay (2006-07) ... New York State Empire State Games silver medalist in the 1500m run in 2007.

Personal
Daughter of Joe and Ann Johnston ... Birthday is Dec. 12.

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