Cross Country 2014 – Player Profile

Jeanette Halliburton

Jeanette Halliburton – 

Year: Senior

Major: Studio Production/Journalism

Height: 5-3

Position: 

High School: Buena

Hometown: Sierra Vista, Ariz.

Awards: 2013: All-CACC (10th); 2012: All-CACC (4th)


Biography

2013: All-CACC (10th at CACC Championship) – competed in four meets, including the only Wildcat to run in the Regionals – finished 10th at the CACC Championship in 20:48 – first race of the year was the UMass Dartmouth Invite, finishing 74th in 20:47.56 – finished 74th at Regionals in 25:00.4 – also ran the Paul Short Invitational.

2012: All-CACC (fourth at CACC Championship) – Participated in eight meets in the season consisting of the DVC Invite, WUXC Invite, RiverHawks, Philly Metro, Don CathCart, GBC Fall Classic, CACC Conference Championships, and East Regional meet – Best placements at the Goldey-Beacom Fall Classic and the Wilmington University Invite, placing 2nd  – Best time at the RiverHawk Cross Country Invitational of 19:35 in the 5K.

High School: Lettered in cross country at Buena High School under head coach Kim Martin – earned the Most Improved Runner award – honor student – has helped in the local, national and international community by taking separate mission trips to Africa, Vietnam, Mexico, Joplin, Mo., New Orleans, as well as work for Habitat for Humanity and the Children Miracle Network

Personal: Jeanette April Halliburton – daughter of Jerry and Judith Halliburton – has five siblings, Shelia, Kevin, Dann, Kristy, and Brian – majoring in marketing management at Wilmington University with aspirations of working for a magazine or television station – from Sierra Vista, Ariz. – favorite sports team is the Dallas Cowboys – favorite all-time movie is “The Notebooks” – if she could be someone else for a day, she would be Taylor Swift – she considers her dad her hero after making a full recovery from a heart attack – if she could do anything besides be a collegiate athlete, she would be a missionary in another country.