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    Jordan Hebert
    Jordan Hebert
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Elmhurst, Ill.

    High School:
    York

    Event:
    XC - Distance

    Birthdate:
    08/02/1991

    I/O Eligibility:
    SR/SR

    04/19/2013

    Many PR's Set at Mt. SAC Relays

    Mickow cracks into top-10 in 10K school history

    04/18/2013

    Illini Ready for LSU & Mt. SAC Relays

    Majority to Baton Rouge, select squad to California

    04/07/2013

    Four Illini Victorious at Tiger Track Classic

    Three Orange and Blue crack school's top-10

    03/24/2013

    Seven Illini Win Titles at Big Ten/SEC Challenge

    Orange and Blue crown seven champion in outdoor opener

    02/23/2013

    Illini Finish Second at Big Ten Indoor Championships

    Orange and Blue finish highest since 2000 season

    01/25/2013

    Illini Classic 1/19/13

    Photos from Illini Classic at UI Armory

    AT ILLINOIS
    Cross Country
    2012 XC - SENIOR
    Finished third for the Illini and 26th overall at the NCAA Midwest Regionals, running the 10K course in a time of 31:05, just off his personal best ... Set a personal best 8K time of 24:22 and finished 21st overall at the Big Ten Championships ... Scored points for the Illini at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing fifth and cov- ering the 8K course in 24:35 ... Was part of the roster which competed at the Notre Dame Invitational.

    2011 XC - JUNIOR
    Qualified for the 2011 NCAA Championships by coming in second for Illinois and placing 17th overall with a 10K time of 31:40.64 at the NCAA Midwest Regional ... Led the Illini at the Big Ten Championships and took 22nd overall with a personal-best 8K time of 24:26 ... Led the Illini at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, with an 8K time of 24:31 and taking 49th overall ... Competed in the Illini Challenge, finishing with a 6K time of 18:56 and scoring for the Illini, finishing second for the Orange and Blue and third overall.

    2010 XC - SOPHOMORE
    Ran his first 10K at the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships, placing 37th overall with a 10K time of 31:00... Finished third for the Illini at the Big Ten Championships and 35th overall in 24:35... Led the Illini at the Bradley Classic, clocking a personal-best 8K time of 24:28 and taking ninth overall ... Competed in the Wisconsin adidas Invitational, finishing 117th overall with an 8K time of 25:29 ... Raced to an 8K time of 25:24 at the Illinois Intercollegiate, finishing 10th overall and fifth for Illinois ... Placed sixth at the Illini Challenge, running a personal-best 6K time of 18:56 and scoring for the Orange and Blue as their fourth runner.

    2009 XC - FRESHMAN
    Raced unattached at the Illini Challenge, finishing eighth overall ... Competed at the Illinois Intercollegiate Championships, finishing 40th overall ... Ran at the Wisconsin Inter-Regional meet where the Illini finished in sixth place ... Finished first for the Orange and Blue and 10th overall at the Bradley Classic with a personal-best 8K time of 25:33 ... Placed fourth overall at the Illini Open.

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    2013 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Recorded two fourth-place finishes, including a career-best 5,000m time of 14:15.21 at the Tiger Track Classic ... Ran a personal-best 10k time of 29:28.41 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Competed at the Big Ten Championships and NCAA West Prelims.

    Indoor: Set a personal-best mile time of 4:21.02 at the Illini Classic to finish eighth ... Competed in three 5,000m races, including a fifth-place finish at the Spire Invitational.

    2012 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Competed in three races and set career-bests in each one ... Competed in the 10,000m at the Big Ten Championships, which was the first time ever running the event ... Placed fourth in the 3,000m at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge with a time of 8:20.67 ... Ran the 5,000m at Mt. SAC, finishing with a career-best time of 14:33.70.

    Indoor: Had three top-six finishes, including placing runner-up at the Illinois Intercollegiate in the 5,000m (14:54.26) and at the Illini Classic in the 3,000m (8:29.24) ... Finished sixth in the mile at the Illini Open.

    2011 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Did not participate

    2010 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Posted a personal-best time of 14:48.08 and a second-place showing in the 5,000m at the Mike Poehlein Invitational ... Also finished second in the 3,000m at the Iowa Invitational with a time of 8:36.25 ... Placed fifth in the 5,000m at the Illinois Twilight.

    Indoor: Won the 3,000m at the EIU Friday Night Special with a personal-best time of 8:36.17 ... Finished fifth in the 3,000m at the Iowa Dual and Carle/Health Alliance Classic ... Earned the runner-up spot in the 5,000m at the Illinois Intercollegiate with a personal-best time of 15:03.44 ... Also ran the 5,000m at the Iowa State Classic.

    High School
    Was a two-time All-State selection, finishing second in the 3200m at the 2009 IHSA Class 3A state track meet and third at the 2008 IHSA Class 3A cross country meet ... Helped his team win the 2009 IHSA Class 3A state title in track and post back-to-back runner-up finishes at the 2007 and 2008 IHSA Class 3A cross country meet.

    Personal
    Born Aug. 2, 1991 ... Parents are David and Gail Hebert ... Hobbies include Xbox 360 and watching TV ... His biggest thrill in sports is coming from behind to win or an upset victory ... His favorite athlete is Usain Bolt because he knows how to have fun yet get down to business when he has to ... Dee Brown was his fighting Illini hero growing up ... Plans to become a teacher and coach after graduation ... Majoring in history.

    Hebert'sPersonal Bests

    Cross Country
    6K: 18:56 - Illini Challenge (9/3/10)(9/2/11)
    8K: 24:12 - Big Ten Championships (10/28/12)
    10K: 31:00 - NCAA Midwest Regional Championships (11/13/10)

    Track
    Outdoor
    3,000m: 8:20.67 - SEC/Big Ten Challenge (3/23/12)
    5,000m: 14:15.21 - Tiger Track Classic (4/6/13)
    10,000m: 29:28.41 - Mt. SAC Relays (4/19/13)

    Indoor
    Mile: 4:21.02 - Illini Open (1/19/13)
    3,000m: 8:14.66 - Husker Invitational (2/8/14)
    5,000m: 14:01.33 - Iowa State Classic (2/14/14)

    Updated March 2014

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