Track & Field, Cross Country

Jill Shriver


Centralia, Wash.

High School:
Centralia HS





Jill Shriver

AS A SENIOR (2007-08)
CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in all seven meets in 2007, the best season of her college career... Placed in the top-20 three times, and scored for the Green Wave in five of the seven meets, including two of the three overall team victories... Set a personal record in the 5K at the Auburn Tiger Invitational (9/29) with a time of 19:37.66, and in the 6K at the LSU Tiger Cross Country Festival (9/22) with a time of 23:27.34.

AS A JUNIOR (2006-07)
OUTDOOR: Participated in two meets, running the 5,000 meters both times, with a season-best time of 19:46 at the Walt Disney Invitational (3/24).
INDOOR: Ran in three meets, setting personal records in two... She ran the 5,000m at the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational (1/19) and the 3,000m at the LSU Twilight Invitational (2/16).
CROSS COUNTRY: Ran in five meets for the Green Wave, scoring in three of them... Set a career-best time of 20:58 in the 5K at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind. (9/30)... Improved her 6K personal best at the Mississippi College Invitational in Clinton, Miss. (10/14).

AS A SOPHOMORE (2005-06)
OUTDOOR: Competed in the 5,000m in five separate meets for the Wave... After just missing a personal record at the Southern Miss Invitational (3/11), broke her best time at the Louisiana Classic with a time of 21:09.3 (3/18) and then again a week later at the Ole Miss Dual Meet by running 20:43.78 (3/25)... Also finished in the top ten at each of these meets, including a season-best sixth at the Louisiana Classic.
INDOOR: Shaved four seconds off her previous best time in the 3,000m by running 12:10.58 in her only indoor performance at the LSU Twilight Invitational (2/18).

AS A FRESHMAN (2004-05)
OUTDOOR: Recorded her top 5,000m time of the season at 21:25.27 at the LSU Alumni Gold meet (4/23) while clocking a time of 12:35.03 in the 3,000m at the Tulane Invitational (4/13).
INDOOR: Competed in four meets... Posted a time of 12;14.94 in the 3,000m at the Bayou Bengal Invitational (1/28) and notched her top 5,000m time of 20:47.27 at the Houston Classic (1/21).
CROSS COUNTRY: Competed in three meets for the Wave... Registered a 5K time of 24:23.40 at the Southern Miss Invitational (9/10).

Cross Country
5K: 19:37.66 (9/29/07)
6K: 23:27.34 (9/22/07)
3000 Meters: 11:34.32 (2/16/07)
5000 Meters: 20:18.02 (1/19/07)
3000 Meters: 12:35.03 (4/13/05)
5000 Meters: 19:48.00 (3/22/07)

Lettered in cross country and track for three years each... Helped her team to the state championships in cross country in 2001... Competed in distance events and the pole vault in track.

Born March 10, 1987, in Tempe, Ariz.... Daughter of Gene and Deborah Shriver... The fourth of 10 children (four boys, six girls)... Father competes recreationally in marathons... Majoring in math at Tulane... Earned an associate's degree from Centralia College while still completing her high school courses and entered Tulane as a 17-year old junior... Named to the C-USA Academic Honor Roll in 2005 and 2006.


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