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  Jessica Peters
Jessica Peters

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Elkton, Md.

High School:
Bohemia Manor

Event:
Distance


2013 (Sophomore): Did not compete

2012 (Freshman): Placed seventh in the 5,000 at the MAAC Outdoor Championships with a time of 39:31.44... Had a PR in the 5,000 at the Colonial Relays, taking fourth in 38:25.78... Helped distance medley relay team finish first at the Patriot Games... Took third in the 3,000 with a time of 11:01.82 at the Lehigh Covert Classic... Placed 10th at the MAAC Indoor Championships with a time of 18:44.82 in the 5,000.

Before Loyola: Won the Maryland State Class 1A outdoor 3,200m title as a senior and helped the Bohemia Manor High School cross country team win three Maryland 1A championships... Was the Cecil Whig Cecil County Cross Country Runner of the Year in 2010 and earned All-County honors on three occasions in cross country and twice in outdoor track and field... Earned Maryland Distinguished Scholar honors, was a member of the National Honor Society and finished fourth in her graduating class.

Personal Bests:
Indoor:
1,000m: 3:25.00 (Patriot Games, 1/28/12)
Mile: 5:30.43 (Navy Sweetheart Meet, 2/9/12)
3,000m: 11:01.82 (Lehigh Covert Classic, 2/4/12)
5,000m: 18:44.82 (MAAC Championships, 2/17/12)

Outdoor:
1,500m: 5:08.16 (Lion's Invite, 4/27/12)
5,000m: 18:45.71 (Larry Ellis Invite, 4:20/12)
10,000m: 38:25.78 (Colonial Relays, 4/5/12)