Presbyterian College and head cross country coach GJ Hudgens announced the signing of three incoming freshman runners that will be coming to Clinton in the fall. The class consists of Megan Flynn, Lili Jaraczewski, and Nelson Senn.
“I couldn’t be happier with the freshman joining the team in the fall,” said Hudgens. “Nelson will be a big part of pushing the men’s team forward and I’m confident that Lili and Megan will help take the women’s team to a new level. All three will set the bar high.”
Megan Flynn – 5’5” – Richburg, S.C. – Lewisville H.S.
High School: All-State Cross Country and Track … State Champion in the 1600m and 3200m in 2017 and 2018 … Team was Girls 1-A State Champions in Track … All-State swimmer … Also played soccer.
Personal: Megan Flynn … Daughter of Chriss and Angie Flynn … Chose PC because of its location, size, and the athletic program … Intends to major in Biology and plans to become either a physical therapist or a nurse practitioner.
Lili Jaraczewski – 5’3” – Kenosha, Wis. – St. Joseph’s Catholic School
HS PR: 5k – 19:23; 3200m – 11:48; 1600m – 5:37; 800m – 2:42
High School: Ran three years at St. Joseph’s Catholic Academy in Kenosha, Wis. and finished her high school career at St. Joseph’s Catholic School in Greenville, S.C. … Two-time State Qualfier in the 5k in Wisconsin … 1st Team All-County and All-Conference as a junior … Two-time WI All-State Academic runner … Placed 2nd in the SC Cross Country Regional meet as a senior … Two-time 3200m State Qualifier in Wisconsin … 2017 Regional and Sectional 3200m Champion.
Personal: Lili Jaraczewski … Daughter of John and Wanda Jaraczewski … Chose PC because of the truly genuine community … Volunteered with Habitat for Humanity, her local food pantry, her church, and her local middle school … President of the National Honor Society … Held an unweighted 4.0 GPA in Wisconsin … Intends to major in Biochemistry.
Nelson Senn – 5’8” – 148 lbs. – Greer, S.C. – Riverside H.S.
HS PR: 5k – 16:58; 1600m – 4:48; 800m 2:07; 400m – 0:57
High School: Five-year letter-winner for the Riverside cross country team, four for the track team … Team was Region Champions in 2016 & 2017 and State Champions in 2016.
Personal: Michael ‘Nelson’ Senn … Son of Mike and Adair Senn … Eagle Scout … Chose PC because it felt like home … Intends to major in Business.