University of Iowa Athletics
Throws

Craig Jennings

Class So.
Hometown Marion, Iowa
High School Linn-Mar

2009 — Outdoor – threw season-best javelin (164-10) for second place at Messersmith Invite… placed third in javelin at Illinois Invite (160-11), fourth at Lee Calhoun Memorial (155-6) and 15th at Big Ten Championships (151-2) … letterwinner.

2008 — Outdoor – placed third in javelin at Musco Twilight X (167-1).

2007 — redshirted.

2006 — Outdoor – placed third in javelin with collegiate-best 173-4 at Musco Twilight VIII… that mark ranks seventh in school history.

High School — honorable mention all-conference senior year… best shot put was 51-0… lettered two years in football… academic all-conference in track… earned four academic letters… National Honor Society member… coached by Clark Weaver and Ken Hopkins.

Personal — born August 5, 1987… son of Scott and JoAnn Jennings… pre-optometry major.

Jennings’ Collegiate Bests

Event Distance Meet Date
Javelin (O) 173-4 (52.83 m) Iowa Musco Twilight VIII 4/22/06