University of Iowa Athletics
Mid Distance

Jay Renaud

Class Fr.
Hometown Mt. Prospect, Ill.
High School Prospect

2008 — Indoor – redshirted… Outdoor – ran 1,500 meters at Hawkeye Invite (4:07.54) … academic all-Big Ten…Cross Country – ran collegiate bests in 6,000 meters (19:36) at Hawkeye Invite and 8,000 meters (24:28) at Auburn Invite… also competed at Iowa Invite (20:01) and Roy Griak Invite (26:18)… academic all-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2007 — Indoor – placed sixth in 3,000 meters (8:58.25) and 13th in mile (4:37.05) at Iowa Invite… Cross Country – ran season-best 8,000 meters (25:45)at NCAA Pre-Nationals and collegiate-best 10,000 meters (32:34) at NCAA Midwest Regional… academic all-Big Ten… team earned USTFCCCA academic all-America honors… letterwinner.

2006 — Indoor – ran collegiate best mile (4:22.93) at Iowa State… Outdoor – redshirted… Cross Country – ran collegiate-best 6,000 meters (19:22) at Early Bird Invite for fifth place.

2005 — Cross Country – redshirted.

High School — ran on state champion 3,200-meter relay junior year, placing second as a senior… team placed ninth at state cross country meet senior year… two-time conference champion as part of 3,200-meter relay… National Honor Society member… eight-time honor student… coaches were Mike Stokes and Pete Wintermute.

Personal — born November 8, 1986… son of Martin and Jill Renaud… his younger brother, Keith, also competes in cross country and track at Iowa… history major.

Renaud’s Collegiate Bests

Event Time Meet Date
6,000 Meters (CC) 19:36 Hawkeye Invite 8/29/08
8,000 Meters (CC) 24:28 at Auburn Invite 10/4/08
10,000 Meters (CC) 32:34 at NCAA Regional 11/10/07