Jessica Foley
Jessica Foley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Raleigh, N.C.

High School:
Mid Carolina

Last College:
Spartanburg Methodist


2009: Participated in three meets, all 5Ks, coming in fourth on the squad once and fifth twice ... Turned in a season-best time of 19:11.23 at the Seahawk Invitational and took 14th place ... Had highest placement at the ECU Pirate Invitational, claiming seventh with a 19:49 mark ... Ended the year with a 19:44 time and 42nd-place showing at the Great American Cross Country Festival.

Spartanburg Methodist: Two-time National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Cross Country National Championship meet participant, coming in 78th-place as a freshman and 60th-place as a sophomore ... 2007 NJCAA Academic All-America selection ... Named most improved as a freshman ... Captain of the squad during 2008 season ... Turned in the second-best time in school history by a sophomore at 19:14 ... Received Spartanburg's Outstanding Pioneer Award as a sophomore ... In track, set school records in the 3,000-meter (11:05.34) and 5,000-meter (19:29.33) runs in 2009.

Personal: Academic major is broadcast journalism with a minor in sports studies ... Daughter of Bobbi Foley ... Born in Cape Cod, Mass. ... Hobbies include camping, rock climbing and running.