AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)
Indoor: Set a personal best in 60 meter hurdles at the C-USA Championship with a run of 8.74 ... finished the Panther Icebreaker with a run of 8.94, and an 8.93 at the Blazer Invite. Outdoor: Set a personal best in 100 meter with a time of 12.92 at the Samford Invite ... led the squad in 100 meter hurdles with the top five times on the season (top came at the Alabama Relays, a 13.69 run, a personal best.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012)
Indoor: Ran a season-best 8.95 in the 60-meter hurdles at the Vulcan Invite ... ran the same time and placed 17th in the same event at the C-USA Championship ... placed 10th at the Birmingham Invite with a time of 9.17 in the same event. Outdoor: Raced to a career-best time of 14.28 in the 100-meter hurdles at the C-USA Championship ... placed fifth at the Alabama Relays in the same event with a 14.47 time ... took eighth in the 100 meters with a time of 13.13 at the Samford Invite.
Attended Hoover High School ... won the 100-meter hurdles in 2009 (14.72) and 2010 (14.35) at the state championships ... placed second in the 100-meter hurdles (14.54) at the 2011 state championships ... garnered the Hoover High School Leadership Award her junior year and the Best Attitude Award her senior year ... named to the honor roll in her first three years.
Full name is Jessica Brooke Shelley ... born Sept. 18, 1992 ... daughter of Jonathan and Angela Shelley ... has one older sister, Samantha (19) ... majoring in political science.