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Jacob Hunter

Cross Country/Distance
Position
Sophomore
Class
Leesburg, Va.
Hometown
Loudoun Valley High School
High School

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2020 Outdoor 
• Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019-20 Indoor 
• Ran a season-best time of 4:18.18 in the mile at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational
• Competed in the mile at the aCC Championships
• Finished first with the DMR team at the Navy Invitational II

2019 Cross Country
• Did not compete

Background 
• Holds the indoor high school national record in the 4xmile and distance medley relay
• Captured the 2017 and 2018 Nike Cross Country National Championship team titles, recording the lowest point totals by a team both seasons and setting a record for the largest margin of victory in 2017
• Three-time Virginia state champion, winning the outdoor 3200m and both the indoor 1600m and 3200m
• Named first-team all-state three times, earning the honor in 2016-17-18

Personal
• Son of Joan and Marc Hunter
• Has four brothers, Josiah, Nathan, Noah and Drew, and four sisters, Grace, Annie, Vania and Trisha
• Father, Marc, ran two years at Cleveland State & Kent State
• Brother Drew runs professionally
• Mother, Joan, ran one year at UVA before transferring to West Virginia