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CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Jenna Vincej ran season-bests of 25.79 in the 200 meters and 56.31 in the 400 meters ... qualified for the 400 meter final at the Big West Championships (May 11) where she finished 10th in the prelims in her season-best 56.31 ... 200 season-best came at the Texas Invitational (Apr. 13) ... INDOOR SEASON: also ran both the 200 and 400 during the indoor season ... qualified for the MPSF Championships (Feb. 23) in both events, finished 32nd in the 200 (26.13) and 29th in the 400 (57.74) ... both times were season-bests.
SAUGUS HIGH SCHOOL
Vincej lettered in track & field at Saugus High School in Saugus, Calif. ... ran the 200 and 400 meters meters ... won the CIF championship in the 400 meters in 2010 ... the Centurians won the CIF team title in 2010 ... was also a starter at forward for the Saugus soccer team ... graduated in 2012 with a 3.33 grade point average.
Born January 4, 1994 in San Diego, Calif. ... parents are Cindy and Terry Vincej ... has one older brother, Zach who played baseball at Pepperdine and is currently in the Cincinnati Reds organization ... favorites include the Los Angeles Kings, US Olympic sprinter Alyson Felix, actors Channing Tatum and Rachel McAdams, spaghetti and the music of Taylor Swift ... says her greatest sports moment was "when my track team won CIF" ... says the best thing about being an athlete is "people look up to you" and the toughest is "having to balance your time" ... wears black socks as a pre-meet ritual ... major is Pre-Nursing.
OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS
200 Meters: 25.79 - Texas Invitational (4/13/13)
400 Meters: 56.31 - Big West Championships (5/11/13)
INDOOR CAREER BESTS
200 Meters: 26.13 - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/23/13)
400 Meters: 57.74 - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/23/13)