Jenna Hinkle
Jenna Hinkle
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Cottonwood, CA
High School: West Valley HS
Position: Distance

Hinkle set her cross country 5k personal best at the Stanford Invitational, running 18:58 in her only year of high school cross country, her senior year. In the spring she really found her stride for the West Valley Eagles, running a 2:16.11 in the 800m. At the NSCIF Finals she won the 1600m, qualifying for the CIF State Championships with a time of 5:03.86. Also led her 4 x 400m relay team to the CIF Northern Section Championships.  As a junior she took 6th at the Golden West Invitational in the 800m. Voted 2014 Sacramento River League Scholar Athlete of The Year. Holds West Valley HS records in the 4 x 800m and DMR relays. High school coaches were Scott Fairley and Bill Elliot. 

Daughter of Brad and Brenda Hinkle...Has one sister, Corinne (20)...Majoring in Biological Sciences...Aspires to become a Dermatologist...Personal hero is her sister...Most memorable athletic achievements were winning the CIF Section title in the 1,600m and as a team in XC her senior year. 

High School Bests
800m: 2:16.11
1,600m: 5:03.86