| CJ Jessett
|Height / Weight:|
6-0 / 135
Three Time All-Big 12
Cross Country (Senior):
Participated in a pair of meets ... finished fourth overall (third among UT participants)in the Concordia Invitational ... claimed 11th (fourth among Longhorn runners) at the UTSA Dual Meet.
Qualified for NCAA Regionals for the first time in his career ... crossed the 1500-meter finish line in 3:46.85 to place 13th in the qualifying round at the NCAA West Regional prelims ... ran a 3:48.02 in the 1500m at the Big 12 Championships prelims ... collected a victory in the 1500m at the Longhorn Invitational with a personal-best time of 3:44.70 ... won the 800m at the Texas Invitational with a time of 1:51.50 at the Texas Invitational ... recorded his first win of the season at the UCLA Dual in the 1500m (3:50.76).
Ran the mile in 4:15.45 to finish in 14th and ran the anchor leg of the distance medley to finish second at the Big 12 Championships ... clocked 4:09.72 in the mile at the SPIRE Invitational, finishing 12th ... posted an eighth-place finish with a mile time of 4:11.51 at the Razorback Invitational ... recorded a personal-best 800m time of 1:54.24 to finish fifth at the Arkansas Dual.
Cross Country (Junior):
Finished the Big 12 Championships in 26:08.9, placing 73rd overall ... won the Concordia Invitational with a time of 15:20.17 ... placed second for UT and sixth overall at the Grass Routes Grand Prix (25:44.5).
Recorded a season-best time of 3:46.34 to finish fourth in the 1,500m at the Big 12 Championships ... earned all-league honors for that effort ... won the 1,500 meters at the Michael Johnson Classic, clocking 3:50.08 ... clocked 3:51.50 in the 1,500 meters at the Texas Relays, finishing sixth ... finished eighth in the 1,500 meters at the UT/Arkansas/UCLA tri meet in a time of 4:14.70.
Indoor (Redshirt Freshman):
Ran the first leg of the sixth place distance medley relay (9:56.92) at the Big 12 Championships ... also clocked a personal-best 8:35.81 (27th place) in the 3,000 meters at the league meet ... posted a personal-best mile time of 4:08.40, placing 44th at the Husky Classic ... recorded a mile time of 4:14.82 to finish third in the college section at the Razorback Invitational ... ran 4:21.31 to finish sixth in the mile at the Arkansas Dual Meet.
Cross Country (Sophomore):
Finished 17th at the Texas State Dual Meet, posting a time of 29:00.4 ... ran a 15:54.0 at the Concordia Invite to finish 13th overall.
Ran a 4:00.02 in the 1,500-meter prelims and a personal-best 5,000-meter time of 14:53.45 (29th place) at the Big 12 Championships ... finished third in the 1,500 meters at the Texas Invite in a personal-best time of 3:49.51 ... came in fifth in the 1,500 meters at the Arkansas Dual Meet, running a 3:57.50 ... clocked a season-best 800-meter time of 1:54.37 to finish 10th at the Texas Relays ... won the 1,500 meters at the Hurricane Invitational with a time of 3:53.24.
Cross Country (Freshman):
Took first place at the Texas State Invitational, finishing the five-mile race in 26:25.
Helped his team to a 4A State Cross Country Championship his junior year ... a two-time all-state performer in cross country ... Region 3-5A 800m Champion as a senior ... won district 12-5A championships in the 800m and 1,600m as a senior ... finished third in the 4A state meet in the 1,600m as a junior ... won the region championship in the 1,600m as a junior ... was district champion in the 1,600m his junior year ... four-year letterwinner in track and field and cross country.
Born in Houston, Texas ... son of Nicholas and Kimberly Jessett ... has one sibling, Alexandria ... was a member of community service group Spartans Out Serving ... majoring in physics.
800 Meters - 1:54.24, Arkansas Dual Meet (1/13/12)
Mile - 4:08.40, Husky Classic (2/12/11)
3,000 Meters - 8:35.81, Big 12 Championships (2/26/11)
1,500 Meters - 3:44.70, Longhorn Invitational (4/21/12)
5,000 Meters - 14:53.45, Big 12 Championships (5/16/10)
BIG 12 SCORING
2011: Distance Medley Relay - 6th (9:46.03)
2012: Distance Medley Relay - 2nd (9:46.03)
2011: 1,500 Meters - 4th (3:46.34)