Jessica Thornton
Jessica Thornton
Height: 5-8
Weight: 135
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Huntsville, Ala.
High School: Sparkman HS

PRs:

800m - 2:10.70

1500m - 4:43.15

5k - 19:30.37

2011-2012: Jessica clocked a 6k PR of 23:00 at the SCAC Cross-Country Championships placing 11th... named to the ALL-SCAC cross-country team... ran an indoor season best 800m time of 2:12.10 at the Alabama High Tide Qualifier... Placed 5th at the NCAA D-III Indoor Track and Field Championships with a time of 2:12.26... NCAA D-III Indoor Track and Field ALL-AMERICAN... during outdoor Jessica notched personal records of 4:43(1500) and 2:10.70(800m)... set a conference record of 2:14 in the 800m run at the SCAC Track and Field Championships placing 1st...NCAA D-III Outdoor Championship Qualifier

Pre-BSC:  Competed in four State Cross Country Championships, finishing in the top 20 twice... finished seventh in the 800 at her sectional meet as a senior with a time of 2:32.93.

Personal:  Daughter of Mike and Becky Thornton... has two sisters, Cara and Allie... majoring in biology.