Jenna Truedson
Jenna  Truedson


Bemidji, Minn.

High School:


Career Results

2017 (Junior)
Ran in two meets...Finished ninth at the Bull City Classic and 64th at the adidas XC Challenge.

2016 (Sophomore)

Competed in three meets for the Deacs...Took 68th at the Pre National Event with a time of 22:36.8...Finished 85th at the conference meet with a season-best time of 21:59.3...Ran in the NCAA Southeast Regional where she finished in the top-85.

2015 (Freshman)
Ran six times in her debut season for the Demon Deacons ... Placed in Wake Forest's top five five times, including at the ACC Championships ... Had top-20 finishes at the Elon Open (sixth) and the Wake Forest Invitational (18th) ... Best 6k time of the season was 22:29.3 to finish 95th at the conference meet ... Finished the Wake Forest Invitational with a nearly-identical time of 22:29.48.

High School

Competed for Bemidji High School ... Collected 15 varsity letters in cross country, track and field and Nordic skiing ... For cross country cross country was a five-time Minnesota state qualifier, five-time all-state honoree and had two third-place finishes at the state meet ... Had a 35th-place finish at thr 2011 Nike Cross Nationals and was a 2013 qualifier for the event ... Five-time Minnesota track state qualifier, was the 2013 1600m champion and was two-time medalist at USATF junior nationals in the 3000k ... Three-time state qualifier in Nordic skiing.

From Bemidji, Minn. and attended Bemidji High School ... Was on the school’s atheltic honor roll and was a National Honor Society member ... Related to three former college track and cross country athletes: brother, Erik, competed for Minnesota from 2009-13, mother, Stacy Crystal, represented Arizona from 1979-83 and father, John, ran at Illinois from 1972-74 ... Uncle, Tom, was a gymnast at Oregon from 1974-79 ... High school teammates competing collegiately include Minnesota State’s Megan Serratore and North Dakota State’s Maea Wall ... Daughter of Stacy Crystal and John Truedson ... Born Aug. 4, 1997.