Finished fourth at the Hawkeye Invite and first for the Illini with 10:49 . . . Posted a 18:44.58 finish at the Illini Challenge . . . Marked up a new personal 5k best at the Notre Dame Invite with 18:22 . . . Finished in 22:38.44 at the Big Ten Championships.
All-State selection in track every season and in cross country in 2001, 2003 and 2004 ... Member of the Illinois cross country state champions in 2003 ... Named MVP of her cross country team every season and of her track team in '02, '03 and '05 ... Member of the St. Louis Track Club first team for four years '01-'04 ... Belleville News Democrat Runner of the Year in '01, '02 and '04.
Full name is Jamie Elizabeth Kuhl ... Daughter of Dave and Rebecca Kuhl ... Born 6/19/87 in Breese, Ill. ... Has two sisters ... Sister Mindy ran cross country and track for four years at Washington University ... Enjoys swimming, rollerblading, movies and music ... Her biggest thrill in sports was winning the Illinois team cross country state championship in 2004 and leading the team with a third place finish ... Her sister most influenced her athletic career because she also ran track and cross country.
Mile (Indoor): 5:02