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Jason Jensen
Jason Jensen

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Myrtle Beach, S.C.

High School:
Carolina Forest HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 255

Position:
Throws


2011 Track & Field: Redshirted.

2010 Track & Field:
Finished 23rd at the NCAA 1st and 2nd round Preliminaries in the Hammer Throw...Several top ten finishes in the Hammer Throw through out the season...Threw a personal-best 202-03 at Georgia Tech, good enough for seventh place...Second place finish at the Duke Twilight with his third consecutive meet throwing over 60 meters...Runner-up finish at the Big South Outdoor Championship with his first throw over 60 meters...Won the Coach O Invitational...Tenth at the Florida Relays with a throw of 59.90m...Placed seventh at the Weems Baskin...Placed fifth in the hammer at CCU Invitational, where he also participated in the shot put and discus...Third place finish at the Shamrock Invitational with a 59.05m throw...Won the Battle of the Beach IV with a distance of 189-06...Threw a personal best 47 feet in the shot put at the Big South Invitational...named Big South Athlete of the Week twice during the outdoor season.

2009 Track & Field: Qualified for the USATF Junior National Championship and earned Junior All-American after finishing sixth in the hammer (6kg) with a throw of 203'1"... At the Penn Relays, threw for a personal-best 179'3"in the hammer throw... At the Big South Championship had a throw of 171'10" finishing sixth in hammer... In the shot put, haad a personal-best throw of 43'3" at the Battle of the Beaches, placing fifth... Had a personal-best 149'2" throw in the discus at the Coastal Carolina Invitational, placing fifth...He is ranked sixth on the Coastal Carolina all-time list in the hammer.

Prior to Coastal Carolina: Owned personal best of 159' in the discus... Named Track and Field MVP as a senior... Region 3-A All-State and state runner-up in the discus ... Set the shot put school record with a throw of 47'5"... Was the shot put and discus MVP as a sophomore... Played basketball his freshman year.

Personal: Full name: Jason Ronald Jensen... Son of Jeff and Donna Jensen... Major undecided.