Elinor Kirk led team with third place finish
The Blazers travel out of state for the first time this season
Blazers take top two positions for second straight time
The UAB cross country team opens season at Crimson Tide Cross Country Kickoff
2012 Cross Country
Competed in four races for the Blazers ... placed 32nd at the Crimson Tide Kickoff with a time of 13:43.02 ... finished in 53rd out of 115 at the Azalea City Classic with a time of 25:43.84.
2011 Cross Country
Competed in two races for the Blazers ... clocked in a 17:03.00 in her first collegiate 4k at the Auburn Invitational (Sept. 9) ... finished her first collegiate 5k with a 20:33.00 at the Notre Dame Invite (Sept. 30).
Attended Spaulding High School ... coached by Dolores Owen ... two-time GHSA Class 4-AAA state title winner in the 800 meters in 2010 and 2011 ... finished fourth in the 1,600 meters as a senior ... selected by her high school as the most valuable player in cross country and track and field four-straight years ... placed eighth in the 1,500 meters at the AAU Junior Olympics in 2010 ... received her high school's Outstanding Freshman Award ... earned the Wilma Rudolph Courage Award from the Georgia Women in Sports Organization.
Full name is Jenna Brooke Wesley ... born Dec. 19, 1992 ... daughter of Doug and Sharon Wesley ... has one brother, John (15) ... majoring in education.