Jolyn Achs
Jolyn Achs
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gurnee, Ill.
High School: Warren Township
Position: Distance
Major: Undecided
Indoor/Outdoor: Indoor/Outdoor

2013 Season (Freshman): Competed in the one mile run, 1,500-, 3,000- and 5,000-meter runs, as well as the distance medley relay...INDOOR: Placed fourth in the mile run at the Wisconsin Red & White Open (Feb. 15) with a time of 5:59.82...Ran the 3,000-meter run at three meets, running best time of 11:39.64 at the UW-Parkside Classic (Feb. 2)...OUTDOOR: Competed in the 5,000-meter run three times...Finished season with a personal-best 21:05.26 in the 5,000-meter run at the Northern Athletics Conference Outdoor Championships (May 4)...Placed fifth in the 5,000-meter run at the Wisconsin Private College Championships (Apr. 27)...Also ran the 1,500-meter run twice.

High School (Warren Township): Won the Sportsmanship Award her senior year...Earned varsity letters in cross country, basketball and track & field.

Personal: Daughter of Jack Achs and Julie Wilt...Has one older brother, Jeffrey...Has two older sisters, Jennifer and Jessica.