Track & Field News
Where are they now: Jessica Mildes
Jessica Mildes – NWAC Class of 2013-2014, Spokane, currently running cross country and track at Gonzaga University
Jessica Mildes was a two time Baden Athlete of the year for 2012 and 2013. After breaking the school's 5k record of 17:49 with a 17:06, she went on to break the national junior college record in the 10,000 meters running a 34:29.36. Mildes won the 2012 and 2013 Cross Country championship and was an All-American in 2013. She was a standout track star as well winning the 1,500 and 5,000 m in 2013 and the 1,500, 5,000, and 10,000 steeplechase in 2014.
In her first year running for Gonzaga, Jessica became GU's new 10,000M record holder. She is also the top runner at GU in the 800M, 1500M, and 5,000M. Last season she took first in the Erik Anderson CC invitational meet, as well as 1st in the 10,000M at the Standford Invitational.
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Gonzaga Athletics: http://www.gozags.com/sports/c-xc/spec-rel/gonz-c-xc-spec-rel.html