Jackie has shown good improvement in her training last spring, and it has carried over to this summer. As a result, Coach Rosenthal has high expectations for her this fall ... Based on her spring and summer work, he thinks she will run in the mid to low 18's this season ... Jackie was a four year letter winner in cross country, track and swimming at South Meck High School in Charlotte. She was named All-Conference all four years she competed in both cross country and track ... Her 5K PR is 19:56 ... Jackie was born Aug. 8, 1984 to Richard and Suzanne Vigns.
WHY/HOW DID YOU START RUNNING?
"In middle school, I ran track. I was talked into running cross country in high school by my coach, Brian Zelk."