Athlete of the Week- Jack Jennings

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Athlete of the Week- Jack Jennings

Mike Kear

Mike Kear

Mike Kear

Tyler Goodwin, Staff Writer

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Run fast and win!”

— Jack Jennings

Jack Jennings is currently a senior at Mendham High School. On October 15th. Jennings took home first in the Large School Boys 5000 Meter Run Finals. The finals was located at Greystone Central Park in Morris Plains. Not only did he get first but he set the course record that was previously held by his former teammate Jack Stanley last year. The previous record that Stanley set last year was listed at 15:09.30. Jennings beat his former teammates record by nearly two seconds with an amazing time of 15:07.5. He smoked the competition as nobody was even close to beating him. The closest person to catching Jack finished with a time of 16:0.0.  Jack will have another opportunity to beat his own record at Greystone and prove why he is the best long distance runner in Morris County on October 22nd.