Michelle Jax Leads Owls and Finishes First Overall
Sophomore (2009 Cross Country) Placed 25th in the 5K at the GreenTree Invitational in 21:14.80...finished 82nd in the Mountain Dew Invitational 5K in 20:41.84...ran a 21:58.90 at the Walt Disney Classic.
(2010 Outdoor Track) Finished 5th in the 1,500 meters at the FAU/FIU Invitational in a time of 5:23.98, at that same meet, ran a 11:51.09 in the 3,000 meters to finish 5th. Ran a 5:24.28 in the 1,500 meters at the Hurricane Invitational, placed 12th in the 5,000 meters in a time of 20:04.30...finished 32 in the 5,000 meters at Sun belt Outdoors in 21:05.92.
Freshman:(2008 Cross Country) Completed her first collegiate 5K in 22:22.14, finishing 24th at the Greentree Invitational...finished 55th in the 5K at the Gator Invitational, crossing the finish line in 20:29.18...placed 74th in the 5K at the FSU Invite in 21:48.55...ran a 20:40.11 in the 5K at the Auburn Invitational...finished the Disney Classic 5K in 20:49.00...finished the Hatter Invitational 5K in 23:02...placed 42nd at the Sun Belt Championships in 20:47.21.
(2009 Outdoor Track) Ran a 5:20.96 in the 1,500 meters at the FAU Twilight Invitational to finish 19th...placed 6th in the 3,000 meters at that meet in 11:45.22...finished 10th in the 5,000 meters at the Hurricane Challenge in 20:00.60...ran a 5:29.62 in the UCF Invitational in the 1,500 meters...also finished 5th in the 10,000 meters at that meet in 44:10.33...placed 13th (5:04.42) in the 1,500 meters at the Miami Elite Invitational...also finished 7th in the 3,000 meters at that meet in 11:34.61
High School: Named MVP of cross country team...school record holder in 5K...finished 7th in Cape Coast conference.
Personal: Media and Cultural Studies major...born on June 20, 1990 in Baton Rouge, LA...daughter of Christine and James Loafman.
Cross Country Personal Bests:
Outdoor Personal Bests:
1,500 meters - 5:04.42
3,000 meters - 11:34.61
5,000 meters - 19:52
10,000 meters - 44:10.33