Jen Owen
Position: Distance
Other Position: Distance
Height: 5'3"
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Santa Clarita, Calif.
High School: West Ranch
Experience: 2 Years
2014 - Ran a lifetime best of 9:47.30 in the 3,000m to place third at the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational … Won the 3,000m at the UW Invitational with a 9:51.32 finish … Ran a season best time of 4:59.16 in the mile at the UW Husky Classic.

2013 – Ran in eight meets as sophomore … Set a personal best in the 1,500m with a time of 4:33.68 to finish sixth at the SDSU Aztec Invitational … Ran a season best 2:12.12 at the Pomona-Pitzer Invite to finish sixth overall … Placed fifth in 1,500m against TCU/LSU … Was a part of the UCLA 4x800m relay that placed fifth at the Texas Relays … Ran an indoor best mile of 4:53.95 ... Posted a 10:18.26 in her only 3,000m race of the season.

2012 - Finished eighth in the 800m at the RJ/JJK Invite (2:23.33) ... Placed seventh in the 800m vs. Tennessee (2:20.44) ... Had a top 1500m time of 4:47.88 ... Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.

High School - Earned four varsity letters in cross country and track at West Ranch HS ... Two-time Female Track Athlete of the Year for her school and three-time track team MVP ... 2010 team captain for XC team ...Two-time XC team MVP ... Helped her cross country team be the first sport from her high school to compete at the state meet ... In track, was league champion in the 1600m and placed fourth at the 2010 state meet (first athlete from West Ranch HS to place at state) ... Set a league record in the 800m and holds school records in the 800m, 1600m, 3200m and mile ... Also a member of several school record-breaking relays ... Was a state finalist in the 800m in 2011 ... Prep bests of 2:10.63 in the 800m, 4:52.45 in the 1600m, 10:57.46 in the 3200m and 4:59.58 in the mile.

Personal - Born April 3, 1993 in Los Angeles, CA ... Daughter of Jeffrie and Lourdes Owen ... Dad attended UCLA ... Has one brother, James ... Undeclared major.