Record-Breaking Academic and Athletic Year Continues for Penn State Student-Athletes
Women's cross country garners highest GPA award; Casciano recognized for "True Grit"
Nittany Lions post outstanding performances in Lewisburg
Track and Field turns in 17 victories in outstanding effort
Penn State leads all Big Ten institutions in Fall honorees
At the Big Ten Championships ... || 2013 Indoor || Clocked a personal-best 4:58.91 for the mile in her first-career Big Ten appearance ... Placed 20th overall in the event.
On the Course ... || 2013 Cross Country || Placed 11th at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational, her lone appearance of the season || 2012 Cross Country || Raced in three competitions with her highest finish coming with a sixth-place effort at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals ... Placed 40th in the "Open" Race at the Greater Louisville Classic. || 2011 Cross Country || Competed in three races, with her highest finish coming with a 16th-place showing at the Lock Haven Dolan Duals ... Was the Lions' fourth finish at the Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational, placing 35th overall.
Around the Track ... || 2014 Outdoor || Only competed in the 1,500-meter run ... Opened the 2014 outdoor season with a season-best time of 4:45.02 in the 1,500-meter run at the Bison Outdoor Classic || 2014 Indoor || Did not compete || 2013 Outdoor || Ran a personal-best 17:04.88 to finish eighth in the 5,000 meters at the Bison Outdoor Classic ... Won the 800 at the Jim Thorpe Open ... Also competed at Penn Relays, and the Crimson Tide Invitational at Alabama. || 2013 Indoor || Was a member of the winning distance medley at the Nittany Lion Challenge ... Placed fifth in the mile at the Penn State Relays. || 2012 Outdoor || Redshirted the outdoor season, but competed unattached at the Bison Outdoor Classic, turning in a PR 4:42.22 for the 1500. || 2012 Indoor || Top finish was second in the 1000 at the Penn State Relays ... Scored top 10 finishes in the mile at the PSU National and Akron Invitational.
Before Penn State ... || High School || Jennings turned in an outstanding weekend at the Delaware (DIAA) State Championships as a senior, scoring podium finishes in the 800- and 1600-meters, and running on the second-place 4x800-meter relay. She would go on to place sixth in the 1600 at the DIAA Meet of Champions during her senior campaign. During the 2011 indoor season, Jennings placed fourth in the 1600, sixth in the 3200, and ran on second-place squads in both the 4x400-meters and 4x800. As a junior, Jennings ran a PR 5:04.18 to take runner-up honors at the Delaware Meet of Champions. || Personal || Daughter of Joe and Trish Jennings ... Born August 21, 1992 ... Enrolled in the Division of Undergraduate Studies.
Collegiate Personal Bests || Track and Field