Jessi

Smith

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Year: Junior
Hometown: Bayard, Neb.
High School: Bayard
Major: Communication Studies

Bio

Personal Bests
5K: 19:49.1 (9/29/18)
6K: 22:58.0 (10/12/18)

2018 (Junior)
Began her season at Augustana Twilight and placed 74th with a time of 19:53.2…ran in 241st at Loyola Lakefront and ran a 5K PR time of 19:49.1…finished 186th at the Bradley Classic and ran a personal-best 6K time of 22:58.1.

2017 (Sophomore)
Opened up the season at the Augustana Twilight, finishing 100th with a time of 19:49.5...finished 48th at the Greeno/Dirksen Invitational with a time of 24:43.0.

2016 (Freshman)
Opened up her collegiate career as a Husker at the Greeno/Dirksen Invitational, finishing 115th overall with a time of 26:58.4.

Before Nebraska
Middle distance standout at Bayard High School in Bayard, Nebraska...captured four state titles entering her track and field senior season...won the Class C state titles in both the 400m and 800m in 2014 and 2015...as a junior in 2015, set a 400m personal best of 57.18...set an 800m PR of 2:15.27 to win the state title as a sophomore...also earned runner-up honors in the 200m as a junior, clocking in at 25.78.

Personal
Born June 2, 1998 in Scottsbluff, Nebraska...parents are Jeff Smith and Celeste and Teddy Nutter...major is communication studies.

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Woody Greeno Invitational
Jarren Heng - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013
Isabel Andrade - After the Woody Greeno Invitational Sept. 21, 2013