Janelle Jorgensen
Janelle Jorgensen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mahtomedi, Minn.

High School:
Seoul Foreign School

Event:
Middle Distance

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Sophomore/Redshirt Freshman

At Wisconsin
Track
2011 Indoor: Came in 14th in the 1,000 meters with a time of 3:12.43 at the Badger Track Classic (1/15) ... placed 11th in the 800 meters at the Illini Classic (1/22) with a time of 2:23.58# ... placed 12th in the 800 meters at the Wisconsin Women's Invitational (1/28) with a time of 2:22.36# ... ran the 800 meters in 2:23.91 at the Iowa State Classic (2/12)

2011 Outdoor: Did not compete.

Cross Country
2010: Did not compete

High School
Placed eighth in Asian-Pacific Islander Conference cross country championships her senior year ... finished fourth in Korean-American Interscholastic Activities Conference ... also placed second in Asia-Pacific Athletic Conference ... holds the 800 meters record for the Mike Petty Track Invitational ... played lacrosse freshman through junior years ... named MVP of her lacrosse team as a sophomore ... also participated in dance ... earned high academic honors throughout high school

Personal
Parents are Mark and Sue Jorgensen ... mother, Sue, competed in cross country and track for four years at Minnesota ... father, Mark, participated in baseball, hockey and track for four years at Hamline University ... born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, before moving to Mahtomedi, Minn. ... spent senior year of high school in Seoul, South Korea

Why Wisconsin?
"Wisconsin offered the entire package for me; a great location, compelling academics and competitive athletics."

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
800 Meters 2:22.36 # 1-28-11
1,000 Meters 3:12.43 1-15-11

ON WISCONSIN
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