Jess Carpenter
Jess Carpenter
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rutland, MA
High School: Wachusett Regional

As a Junior in 2008-09:

Cross Country: finished 205th at New England Division III Championships hosted by Williams College (11/15)...was team's number four finished as she olaced 41st overall at the Alliance Championships (11/1)...was team's number two runner (52nd overall) with a time of 21:24 at "James Early" Invitational (11/11)...recorded seasonal best 5k time (21:18) as team's number two runner at UMass Dartmouth "Shriner's" Invitational (9/20)

Indoor: ran personal best 1000m (3:10.07) and school's all time second fastest performance at New England Division III (2/21)...finished fourth (third in Little East) in 1000m (3:10.87) at the Alliance Championship (2/14)

Outdoor: finished eighth (seventh in Little East) in 800m at Alliance Championship (4/25)...finished seventh in 800m and anchored 4 x 400m to fourth place finish at Silfin Invitational (4/18)...third in 1500m at Corsair Classic (4/11)

As a Sophomore in 2007-08:

Cross Country: finished 273rd (27:43 for 6k) at New England Division III Championships hosted by Connecticut College (11/10)...was 52nd (21:50) at Alliance Championships (10/27)...finished 171st (21:34) at Albany Invitational (10/13)...

was 98th (22:33) at James Early Invitational (10/6)...finished 118th (21:15) at UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/15)

Indoor: finished fifth in 800m at Alliance Championship (2/16)...fourth place finish in 800m at Southern Maine Coed Invitational (2/2)...

Outdoor: ran seasonal best time in 800m(2:27.67) at Alliance Championship (4/26)...finished fifth (400m) at Silfen Invitational (4/19)..finished third (800m) at Jerry Gravel Invitational (3/29)

As a Freshman in 2006-07:

Cross Country: was team's fifth finisher (215th overall in a time of 28:01 for 6k) at New England Division III Championships hosted by Springfield College (11/11)...was team's fourth finisher (39th overall) in a time of 23:44 at Alliance Championships (10/28)...

finished 105th in a time of 22:34 at Mayor's Cup (Franklin Park) (10/22)...was 94th (fourth on team) in a time of 22:49 at James Early Invitational (10/7)...was team's fifth scorer (125th overall) in a time of 22:24 at UMass Dartmouth Invitational (9/16)...

made collegiate debut running 23:19 at Connecticut College Invitational (9/9)

Indoor: finished third (1000m) at Alliance Championships (2/10)...fourth at Southern Maine Invitational (1/26)...sixth (600m) at "Reggie Poyau" Invitational (1/20)

Outdoor: finished second in 800m (2:27.32) and was 8th in Little East (5000m) at Alliance Championships (4/28)...led off 4 x 400m team to a third place finish at the Silfen Invitational (4/21)...finished third in 800m at Corsair Classic (4/14)

High School: attended Wachusett Regional High School where she was a three year letter winner...a member of the 2006 All State Indoor 4 x 800m relay team...coached by Lucy Banks and Brian Wallace

Personal: Born December 29, 1987...the second oldest of Christine Carpenter and Eric Cade's four daughters...a Chemistry major