AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
Ran in all six meets ... best finish of the season came at the 5K Walt Disney World Classic where she finished 45th out of 353 runners and set a new personal best time of 19:06.60.
Participated in track and cross country at Fairhope High School in Fairhope, Ala. ... coached by Tim Yahr ... high school team won all-county four times from 2004-07...team was all-section champs from 2005-07 ... Was named to the all-county and all-section teams from 2004-07 ... In 2006 was named to the all-state team ... two-time all county champ in 2006 and '07 ... qualified to state four time from 2004-07 ... also played on the soccer team.
Full name is Heather Erika Kathryn Jorgensen ... born Dec. 5, 1989 ... daughter of Patty and Herb Jorgensen, Jr. ... majoring in exercise science.
4K 15:19.25 (Belmont Invitational - 9/5/08)
5K 19.06.00 (Walt Disney World Classic - 10/10/08)
6K 22:25.65 (NCAA South Regional - 11/15/08)