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Jacob Naylor
Jacob Naylor


Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:

Last College:
Paradise Valley Community College



Naylor's Cross Country Bio

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

At Wisconsin
2014 Indoor:
Did not compete

2014 Outdoor:
Making his season debut, competing unattached, finished 15th in the 10,000 meters in a personal-best time of 29:55.69 at the Drake Relays (4/24)

2013 Indoor:
In his season debut, finished third in the 3000 meters, clocking in with a personal-best time of 8:16.68 at the Red & White Open (2/15)

2013 Outdoor:
Finished fourth in the 5000 meters in 15:11.06at the Wisconsin Open (5/4) ... at the Drake Relays (4/25), finished 14th in the 10,000 meters in 30:36.67 ... in his season debut, placed fourth in the 5000 meters in a personal-best time of 14:40.18 at the Musco Twilight Invitational (4/20)

At Paradise Valley Community College

In cross country, NJCAA Division I first-team All-American as a sophomore, placing fourth overall with a time of 26:23 (8K) ... helped team win 2011 NJCAA Division I championship ... NJCAA Division I second-team All-American as a freshman in 2010 ... in track, set school record in 10,000 meters with a time of 32:07 to win the NJCAA individual national outdoor championship ... Academic All-American

High School
Finished eighth at Nevada state cross country championship with a time of 17:10 as a senior ... finished 18th at Nevada state meet as a junior ... as a senior, finished fifth in the 3200 meters at the Nevada state track meet with a time of 9:52 ... coach: Patrick Billings ... also participated in soccer, martial arts, and wrestling

Parents are Michael Naylor and Kirstin Haas... has four siblings: Kyle, Alison, Sydney and Madison ... major is actuarial science ... member of actuarial club ... graduated from Paradise Valley AMSAT program (academy of mathematics and applied science and technology) with honors ... was a counselor at Anasazi training camp and the UW Camp of Champions

Why Wisconsin?
"I knew that Wisconsin's business school was world class and, considering my major is actuarial science, it worked out perfectly for me. Also I am running and with Wisconsin's long tradition of running. Coach Byrne and the team made it an easy choice to come here."

Personal Bests
800 Meters: 1:56 (2012)
1500 Meters: 4:00 (2012)
3000 Meters: 8:16.68 (2-15-13)
5000 Meters: 14:40.18 (4-20-13)
10,000 Meters: 29:55.69* (4-24-14)

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