Women improve and men repeat at C-USA championships in Mississippi
Mark Manion and Paige Callahan set to lead Green Wave in Mississippi
Men's team placed 12th and women's team unable to finish with Turlington dropping out of race
Both teams hope to repeat their Top 5 performances from last week
Paige Callahan takes first place for her first individual win
|White's Career Best Performances|
2014 (Junior): Competed in all five regular-season meets on the season as well as the American Athletic Conference Championship and the NCAA South Central Regional...notched a personal-best in the 10K at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/14) with a time of 32:31.4...placed fourth overall at the Mississippi College XC Opener 5K (8/30) with a time of 16:00.70...recorded a time of 27:05.98 at the Furman XC Classic 8K (9/13)...finished with a time of 21:05.9 in the 4-mile at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (9/27)...posted a time of 26:23 in the 8K at the Paul Short Run (10/4) before finishing with a 27:17.06 in the 8K at the Alabama Crimson Classic (10/17)...finished 50th at the American Athletic Conference Championship (10/31) with a time of 27:02 in the 8K.
2013 (Sophomore):Competed in all four regular season meets as well as the Conference USA Championship and the NCAA South Central Regional...posted a personal best time in the 8K at the Azalea Classic (9/14), placing 16th overall with a time of 26:15.39...notched a new personal best in the 10K at the NCAA South Central Regional (11/15) with a time of 34:43...placed 77th at the Conference USA Championship (11/2) with a time of 28:00.75 in the 8K.
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll honors.
2012 (Freshman):Competed in all five meets on the season ... finished third in the Screamin' Eagle Festival with a time of 28.03.66 (9/22/13) ... posted a career best of 27:37.73 in the Disney Classic (10/6/12) where he also finished second on the team ... ran 28L54.26 in the Azalea City Classic (9/15/12) ... Notched a time of 28:55.35 at the Crimson Classic (10/13/12) ... placed 54rd in the Conference USA Championships with a time of 28:17.80
About Jack White
Prep: Lettered three times in track and field and three seasons cross country while at Fairfield Ludlowe High School for head coach David Nulf...served as team captain as a senior in cross country and track and field...named team MVP his senior season in cross country and track and field...garnered All-Fairfield County Interscholastic Athletic Conference as a senior on the track...earned a spot on the All-State squad as a junior and senior for indoor track and field, as well as claiming the honor as a senior during the outdoor season...holds school records in the 800m, 1000m, 1600m, along with being a part of four relay school records... also lettered one year in football.
Personal: Born Jonathan Michael White on January 1, 1994...the son of Michael and Demetria White...has one brother Samuel.