Drew Jenkins
Drew Jenkins

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Statesville, N.C.

High School:
West Iredell


2008: Track and Field: Participated in the indoor 3,000 and 5,000-meter runs ... Top time in the 3,000-meter run was 9:09.43 at the UNC Invitational ... Best performance in the 5,000-meter run came at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup, with a time of 15:31.78.

2007: Cross Country: Did not participate in any cross country meets as a junior.

2006: Cross Country: Competed in two events ... Best finish came at the Seahawk Invitational where he placed 14th with a time of 17:02.31 ... Track and Field: Turned in three top-10 results, including a career-best mark of 15:56.96 in the 5,000-meter run at the Liberty Invitational.

2005: Cross Country: Participated in five of six races for the Pirates as a freshman ... Highest finish came at the North Carolina Invite (29th, 30:08:00) ... Second highest finish was at the McAlister Deli Invite (30th, 28:41:81).

High School: Two year track team member ... Missed his junior season due to a stress fracture ... Named team MVP and winner of the Bronze Shoes Award following his senior campaign ... Recipient of the team's Most Improved Award as a sophomore ... Member of the swim team, where he specialized in the backstroke and breaststroke.

Personal: Intended academic major is criminal justice with a minor in forensics ... Son of Michael Jenkins and Patricia Applegate ... North Carolina scholar-athlete.