Flames Home > Roster Detail
Flames Home > Track and Field Home > Track and Field Roster > Roster Detail

Jacy Christiansen

Class: Senior
Position: Distance
Height: 5-3

Previous School: Mascenic Regional HS

Hometown: New Ipswich, N.H.

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
800 - 2:15.52
1,000 - 3:05.30 (Indoor)
1,500 - 4:33.84
Mile - 4:53.40 (Indoor)
3K - 9:38.90 (Indoor School Record)
5K - 16:45.99
10K - 36:24.50

Big South Individual Titles (2)
2013 Indoor 3K
2014 Outdoor 5K

All-Big South Honors (10)
2012 Indoor 3K - 2nd
2012 Cross Country – 8th
2013 Indoor 3K - 1st
2013 Indoor Mile - 3rd
2013 Outdoor 5K - 3rd
2013 Cross Country - 3rd
2014 Indoor Mile - 2nd
2014 Indoor 3K - 3rd
2014 Outdoor 5K - 1st
2014 Outdoor 10K - 2nd

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Big South All-Academic Team
• Big South 5K champion and 10K runner-up (in her collegiate 10K debut)
• Posted personal-best times in each of her first four races of the outdoor season, including a 2:15.52 800 at the Virginia Cup, a 4:33.84 1,500 at the Raleigh Relays, a 16:45.99 5K at the Stanford Invitational and a 36:24.50 10K at the Big South Championship
• Became the fourth Lady Flame ever to run a sub-17:00 5K (indoors or outdoors)
• Wrapped up her year with a 21st-place finish in the ECAC 5K final in 16:56.65
• Anchored the Lady Flames to the eighth-fastest distance medley relay time (11:56.54) in school history at the Penn Relays

2013-14 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Made the Big South All-Academic Team
• Big South Women's Track Athlete of the Week on Jan. 22
• Big South runner-up in the mile and third-place finisher in the 3K
• Broke the program record with her 3K time of 9:38.90 at the ECAC meet, which was good for 13th place in the event
• Dropped her mile personal-best to 4:53.40 in the Big South final and lowered her 5K indoor best to 17:00.08 at the Husky Classic

2013 Cross Country (Jr.)
• Big South All-Academic Team member
• Earned All-Big South honors for the second straight year by placing third at the Big South Championship
• Came in 57th at the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championship, including second among Big South runners
• Named Big South Runner of the Week on Oct. 2, after recording a personal-best 5K time of 17:58.2 at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational
• Came in 49th in the white race at the ISU Pre-National Invitational
• Liberty's No. 1 runner in all six of her races on the season

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Her top two races of the season both came on April 20, the final day of the Big South Championship
• Recorded a 1,500-meter season-best time of 4:37.62 for fifth place
• Less than three hours later, helped to seal Liberty's team title with a third-place 5K finish in a season-best 17:26.20
• Came in seventh in the ECAC 3K final

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South All-Academic Team honoree
• Won her first Big South title, with a 10:00.65 time in the 3K
• Also placed third in the Big South mile final, in a season-best 5:05.97
• Dropped her 3K personal best to 9:48.91 at the ECAC meet, placing 14th in the race and moving up to No. 2 in program history

2012 Cross Country (So.)
• Made the All-Big South team in cross country for the first time after placing eighth at the conference meet with a season-best 5K clocking of 18:10.39
• Liberty's No. 4 runner and the 118th-place finisher at the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championship

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Earned a spot on the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Limited to five total races due to injury
• In the 3K, placed 13th at the ECAC meet and 15th at the USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships
• Made the Big South 1,500-meter final, where she came in 11th

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Scored 18 points in her three events at the Big South meet, placing second in the 3K, fourth in the mile and fourth in the 5K
• Came in 19th in the ECAC 3K final, clocking a Liberty freshman record time of 9:53.19
• Became the sixth Lady Flame ever to run a sub-5:00 indoor mile, with her 4:58.44 effort at the Valentine Invitational
• Led off for a distance medley relay team which ran 11:58.50 at the Hokie Invitational, ranking No. 3 in program history

2011 Cross Country (Fr.)
• Placed 16th overall and second among freshmen at the Big South meet, in a 5K season-best time of 18:37
• Served as Liberty's No. 3 runner at the NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championship, coming in 129th overall
• Opened her collegiate career in impressive fashion, placing fourth overall and second among collegiate entrants at the Virginia Tech Alumni Invitational

Prep
• Graduated from Mascenic Regional High School
• Won 11 New Hampshire Division III individual state championships, including cross country and track & field
• Owns the national age 5 record for the 5K at 23:39
• Personal-best times from high school included 2:18 (800), 4:57 (1,600), 10:38 (3,200) and 17:44 (5K)

Personal
• Daughter of Joshua and Marcia Christiansen
• Six siblings preceded her as collegiate distance runners
• Communications major
• Birthday is on June 15