Versatile junior athlete who will run her second season of cross country and compete in a variety events, including heptathlon , the high jump and mid-distance races on the track.
2010-11 Cross-Country: Made significant improvements, running her first season of cross country for the Owls…posted a time of 22:42 at the LEC championships…Track: Named All-American as a member of KSC’s DMR team that placed third at NCAA championships…earned Indoors All-LEC (3rd, 4’-11.75”), and All-New England Division III (7th, 5’-02.25”) in the high jump….also raced to open All-New England honors with the Owls’ third place finish (11:52.10) in the DMR…member of LEC champion 4x400 relay team… Outdoors, place second in the high jump (5’-02.25’) and third in the 400 (1:01.46) at the LEC Championships.
2009-10: Track: Earned All-New England Division III honors with a seventh place finish in the high jump (5’-02.25”) and All-LEC honors with a third-place performance (5’-00.50”)…twice named LEC rookie field athlete of the week… won the high jump event at the Springfield Invitational with a Division III New England Championship mark of 1.50 meters…
Before KSC: Competed in the 200, 110 and 300 hurdles, and 4x400 at Guilford (Conn.) High…named to All-Conference team as a junior and senior…placed second in the HJ at the Southern Conn. Conference championship…has competed in gymnastics for 17 years….
Personal: Janel is considering special education as a major.