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Jacob Underwood

Class: Sophomore Position: Distance Height: 6-3 Previous School: Wilson High School Hometown: Sinking Spring, Pa.

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
1,000 - 2:40.47 (Indoor)
1,500 - 4:15.68
3K - 8:44.92 (Indoor)
3K SC - 10:00.38
5K - 15:39.03

2019 Cross Country (So.)
• Season-best 8K (26:04.64) was achieved at the ASUN Championships, where he came in 30th overall (No. 7 Flame)
• Finished 134th in his NCAA Division I Southeast Regional Championships debut

2019 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Recorded a top-five finish in the Gamecock Invitational 5K
• Steeplechase debut resulted in a 10:00.38 clocking at the Duke Invitational

2019 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Came in 11th in the ASUN 3K with a season-best 8:44.92 effort
• Clocked a 2:40.47 1K in his collegiate track debut at the Hokie Invitational

2018 Cross Country (Fr.)
• Placed 26th at the ASUN meet, including sixth among freshmen and seventh on the team
• Clocked an 8K personal-best time of 25:16 for 16th place at the Queen City Invite
• One of three freshmen who competed for the Flames in the Wisconsin Pre-Nationals white race

Prep
• Graduated from Wilson High School
• 40th-place finisher at the Pennsylvania AAA cross country state meet as a junior
• Qualified for the Pennsylvania AAA state track championship at 3,200 meters that same year
• Top times included 4:26.40 for the 1,600 and 9:30.92 for the 3,200

Personal
• Son of Bill and Kim Underwood
• Father pitched at Kent State and spent time in the New York Yankees' minor league system
• Mother was the team captain for the 1995 North Carolina field hockey team which won the NCAA title
• Birthday is Nov. 28
• Major is physical education