Two Illini set personal bests on Saturday
Four Illini crack school's top-10 in events
Illini will bring full squad to meet in Tempe, Ariz.
Spencer, Akinosun and Richartz place first
Orange and Blue travel to San Marcos, Texas to open outdoor season
2013 Track and Field
Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA West Prelim Championships after setting a lifetime best mark of 12-10 1/4 (3.92m) at the Big Ten Championships ... The mark at the conference meet was the third best in school history and scored points for the Illini to earn sixth place ... USTFCCCA All-Academic.
Indoor: Part of the Big Ten squad, setting an indoor season best of 3.70m ... PR mark ranks eighth best in school history ... Won the Illini Open.
Two time state pole vault champion ... Earned first team All-league four times throughout career ... Earned eight varsity letters, four in track and field and four in gymnastics.
Full name is Jennifer Lynn DeBellis ... Born Spet. 12, 1994 ... Parents are David and Kathy DeBellis ... Her hobbies include playing guitar/piano/cello, working with photo shop- graphic design ... Favorite athlete is Jenn Suhr ... Majoring in engineering.
DeBellis' Personal Best
Pole Vault: 12-10 1/4 (3.92m) - Big Ten Championships (5/11/13)
Pole Vault: 12-11 ½ (3.95m) - Big Ten Championships (2/28/14)
updated March 2014