University of Iowa Athletics
Multi Events

Jenny Kimbro

Class RS Sr.
Hometown Catlin, Ill.
High School Salt Fork

2020 — Indoor – All-American and NCAA qualifier in pentathlon… won pentathlon with a school record-setting 4,269 points at Sevigne Husker Invite… won 60-meter hurdles (8.24), long jump  (1-94, 5.89m) and 800 meters (2:16.70), and placed second in high jump (5-7 3/4, 1.72m)  and shot put (37-10, 11.53m) as part of event… the long jump mark ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… placed second in 60-meter hurdles with a collegiate-best 8.22 and fifth in pentathlon (4,092 points) at B1G Championships… the hurdles time ranks second all-time at Iowa… placed second in 60-meter hurdles and 800 meters, and third in high jump as part of B1G pentathlon… ran second leg on team-leading 1,600-meter relay that placed fourth at B1G Championships (3:39.17)… won 60-meter hurdles with a meet record-setting 8.25 and placed second in high jump (5-7, 1.70m) at Jimmy Grant Invite… posted collegiate-best shot put of 37-10 1/2 (11.54m) at Hawkeye Invite… Academic All-Big Ten… B1G Distinguished Scholar… President’s List and Dean’s List student… USTFCCCA all-academic team member.

2019 — Indoor – two-time B1G Champion, winning 60-meter hurdles (8.29) and running lead leg on winning 1,600-meter relay (3:37.58)… the relay time ranks 10th all-time at Iowa…  also placed second in pentathlon at B1G Championships (4,030 points)… placed second in heptathlon at Frank Sevigne Invite (4,123 points) and 15th at NCAA Championships (3,983 points)… Dean’s List student… Outdoor – All-American… set school heptathlon record at Bryan Clay Invite (5,679 points)… won high jump with a collegiate-best 6-0 3/4 (1.85m) as part of Bryan Clay Invite heptathlon, which ranks second all-time at Iowa… placed second in heptathlon (5,501 points), second in 100-meter hurdles (13.38) and fifth in 400-meter hurdles (58.41) at B1G Championships… won two events and placed second in three events at part of B1G heptathlon… placed 23rd in heptathlon at NCAA Championships (5,023 points), earning honorable mention All-America honors… placed second in 100-meter hurdles (13.34) and 400-meter hurdles (58.43) at Drake Relays… ran a collegiate-best 13.22 in Drake Relays 100-meter hurdles prelims… that time ranks second all-time at Iowa… ran lead legs on team-leading 400-meter relay at Baldy Castillo Invite (45.60) and 1,600-meter relay at Florida Relays (3:36.32)… placed second in 400-meter hurdles with a team-leading and collegiate-best 58.27 and fourth in 100-meter hurdles (13.53) at Sun Angel Classic… the 400-meter hurdles time ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… ran lead leg on 1,600-meter relay that placed second at Drake Relays (3:47.93)… Iowa’s B1G Sportsmanship Award winner… Academic All-Big Ten… B1G Distinguished Scholar… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2018 — Indoor – placed fourth in pentathlon with a team-leading 3,930 points at B1G Championships… placed seventh in 60-meter hurdles at B1G Championships (8.44), running a season-best 8.38 in prelims… won pentathlon at Wieczorek Invite (3,900 points) and placed second at Husker Invite (3,882 points)… Outdoor – placed third in heptathlon with a team-leading 5,523 points at Bryan Clay Invite… posted collegiate-best long jump (19-7, 5.97m) as part of Bryan Clay Invite heptathlon, which ranks eighth all-time at Iowa… placed 15th in 110-meter hurdles with a team-leading 13.38 at NCAA West Preliminary… placed sixth in 110-meter hurdles at Big Ten Championships (13.75), running a 13.56 in prelims… placed eighth in heptathlon at Florida Relays (5,164 points) and Big Ten Championships (4,982 points)… USTFCCCA all-academic team member… Academic All-Big Ten… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2017 — Indoor – placed second in pentathlon with a team-leading 3,715 points at Black & Gold Premier… placed sixth in pentathlon at B1G Championships (3,714 points)… won 60-meter hurdles (8.45) and placed second in long jump (18-0 1/2, 5.50m) as part of Big Ten pentathlon… Outdoor – placed fifth in heptathlon at Jim Click Shootout (5,121 points) and seventh at Big Ten Championships (4,973 points)…  ran season-best 13.81 in 100-meter hurdles at Musco Twilight… posted a team-leading 104-1 1/2 (31.74m) in javelin at Baldy Castillo Invite… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

Personal — twin brother plays baseball at Parkland College in Champaign, Illinois… art major with an emphasis on graphic design.

Kimbro’s Collegiate Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
60 Meters (I) 7.59 Black & Gold Premier 1/26/19
60-Meter Hurdles (I) 8.22 at B1G Championships 2/29/20
100-Meter Hurdles (O) 13.22 at Drake Relays 4/26/19
200 Meters (O) 24.27 at B1G Championships 5/10/19
400-Meter Hurdles (O) 58.27 at Sun Angel Classic 4/6/19
800 Meters (I) 2:14.04 at Bryan Clay Invitational 4/18/19
High Jump (O) 6-0 3/4 (1.85m) at Bryan Clay Invitational 4/17/19
Long Jump (O) 19-7 (5.97m) at Bryan Clay Invitational 4/19/18
Shot Put (I) 37-10 1/4 (11.54m) at Hawkeye Invitational 1/11/20
Javelin (O) 104-1 1/2 (31.74m) at Baldy Castillo Invitational 3/17/17
Pentathlon (I) 4,269 points at Sevigne Husker Invitational 2/7/20
Heptathlon (O) 5,679 points at Bryan Clay Invitational 4/17-18/19