2007-08 Men's Track & Field
Ryan Bell Mid-Distance
Jared Carlson Distance
Clint Carter Mid-Distance
Ryan Chastain Distance
Tim Cotton Mid-Distance
Burton Elrod Throws
Todd Garrett Pole-Vault
Jeffrey Hoover Mid-Distance
Paul Irvin Mid-Distance
Michael Knox Sprints
Chris Lucas Mid-distance
Jacob Nelson Mid-Distance
Tylar Peoples Sprints
Chad Roberts Mid-distance
Andrew Shankles Distance
Jonathan Williams Mid-Distance
David Wolfe Distance
Paul Wright Mid-distance
Full Roster
Jacob Nelson

Jacob Nelson

EVENTS Mid-Distance
HT. 6-2
WT. 140
HOMETOWN (LAST SCHOOL) Winfield, Ill. (St. Francis HS)

High School: All Conference Cross Country 2004 and 2005. ...State qualifier Cross Country 2003 and 2004. ...All-Conference track 2004 and 2005. ...All area track 2004 and 2005. ...State qualifier track 2004 and 2005. ... All-Sate track 2005 (2nd). ...MVP runner of the year for track 2006.

Personal: Parents are Julie and Scott Nelson.

Fun Fact: I worked as a Chef over the summer.

Favorite Inspirational Quote: "To Give Anything Less Than Your Best is to Sacrifice the Gift." - Steve Prefontaine.