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Jennifer Angles - Cross Country - Kansas Jayhawks

Jennifer Angles

Height 5'8''
Class Senior
Hometown Overland Park, Kan.
High School St. Thomas Aquinas HS


SENIOR (2016)
Competed in all five of the Jayhawks’ team meets in 2016 … Member of the squad that competed in the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships (11/11), where she placed 115th after finishing the 6K with a time of 22:07.7 … Claimed 46th at the Big 12 Championship (10/29) with her 6K time of 22:17.8 … Season-best 6K time came at the Rim Rock Classic (10/1), where she completed the course in 21:57.5, good enough for 15th place … Took the bronze at the Bob Timmons Classic (9/3) with her 5K clocking of 18:30.5.

JUNIOR (2015)
Competed in all six of the Jayhawks’ meets in 2015 … Member of the squad that competed at the NCAA Championships (11/21) and finished 248th overall with a 6K time of 22:48.7 … Turned in a top-50 finish at the Big 12 Championship (10/31) after she completed the 6K course in 22:14.9 for 42nd overall … The Jayhawks’ sixth finisher at the NCAA Midwest Regional (11/13) after she crossed the 6K finish in 21:48.5 to place 72nd overall … Named to the Academic All-Big 12 First Team.

Competed in four meets for the Jayhawks … Kicked off her season with a third-place finish at the Bob Timmons Classic (8/30) after posting a 5K time of 19:21.10 … Finished 36th at the Rim Rock Classic (10/4) with a 6K time of 23:19.8.

FRESHMAN (2013) 
Saw action in four meets in her first season as a Jayhawk … Opened her collegiate career by leading her team at the Bob Timmons Classic (8/31), posting a second-place finish with her 5K time of 19:16.53 … Member of the Jayhawks’ Big 12 Championship (11/2) team and earned a 61st-place finish after completing the 6K in 22:37.7, a season best … Took 53rd in the Open Race at the ISU Pre-National Invitational (10/19) after crossing the 6K finish line in 23:24.73.

Four-time all-state performer with a seventh-place finish at the Kansas state cross country meet as a senior … Three-time member of All-EKL (Eastern Kansas League) cross country team … Member of state champion team as a freshman and senior and the state runner-up team as a sophomore and junior … Holds third-fastest 4K time in school history with a mark of 15:15 … Competed on the varsity basketball team for three seasons and soccer team as a freshman and junior … Four-time member of the honor roll.

Jennifer Nicole Angles is the daughter of Ignacio and Marybeth … Has four siblings: Erin, Steven, Bridget and Paul … Father, Ignacio, played baseball at Johnson Country Community College and basketball at UMKC … Mother, Marybeth, aunt and two uncles attended KU … Majoring in strategic communications.