2013 Outdoor Track
Named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team in the 1,500-meter distance as she placed seventh overall in the event at the SoCon Championships (April 20-21) with a personal-best time of 4:40.60 … Recorded a personal-best time of 2:19.96 in the 800-meter race at the High Point VertKlasse Meet (March22-23).
2012-13 Indoor Track
Posted a career-best time in the 800-meter race at 2:23.36 in the Wake Forest Invitational (Jan. 19) … Her time was the Spartans’ second-fastest time of the season …Posted the team’s top time in the 1,000-meter race at 3:06.62 at the Hokie Invitational (Jan. 25-26).
2012 Cross Country
Did not run.
Ran at Sortland Videregående Skole (Sortland UpperSecondary School) in Sortland, Norway … Placed first three times at the North-Norwegian Championship for the 800 meters indoor race… was also a two-time champion for the 400 meters indoor race … Took first place twice for the 1500 meters outdoor race and once for the 800 meters in the North-Norwegian Championship … was runner-up for the 3000 meters in the Norwegian Junior Championship and the Norwegian Youth Championship… Holds club (Sortland FIK) records in the 800 meters,1500 meters and 3000 meter events.
Eira Nordeng Jensen … born May 27, 1993 inTromsø, Norway… daughter of Monica Nordeng and Audun Jensen … has three siblings, Isak Nordeng Jensen, ÅsteNordeng Jensen and Audun Nordeng Jensen … majoring in Psychology.
5k: 18:24.4 (Panorma Farms Invitational, 9/28/13)
800m: 2:32.63 (Wake Forest Invitational, 1/19/13)
1000m: 3:06.62 (Hokie Invitational, 1/26/13)
800m: 2.19.96 (High Point VertKlasse, 3/23/13)
1,500m: 4:40.60 (SoCon Championships, 4/21/13)