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    Jessie Baloga
    Jessie Baloga

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Grand Rapids, Mich.

    High School:
    East Grand Rapids

    Height:
    5-4



    12/11/2013

    NU Leads B1G With Over 100 Fall Academic All-Big Ten Awards

    Wildcats hit triple digits in a single-sport season for the first time in school history

    10/25/2013

    Underclassmen Lead 'Cats at Illini Open

    Wildcats with one more week to prepare for Big Ten Championships

    08/30/2013

    2013 Wildcats Debut Saturday at UIC Opener

    Northwestern enters ninth season under head coach April Likhite

    04/07/2013

    Wildcats Return to Action at Chicagoland Championships

    Huth runs to first place in 5K race

    03/04/2013

    Wildcats Put a Wrap On Indoor Track Season

    Huth takes second in 3K at Alex Wilson Invite in 9:34

    Did not return to the cross country team following the 2013-14 academic year.

    2013: Competed in four events ... Posted her season-best 5K time of 18:24 at the Illini Open, claiming second place on the team and fourth overall (Oct. 25) ... Ran an 18:35 5K at the UW-Parkside Lucian Rosa Invite in Wisconsin ... Academic All-Big Ten.

    2012: Competed in five events as a freshman ... Finished first overall at the Northern Illinois Open (Nov. 2) with a season-best 5K time of 18:04.8 ... Posted a time of 22:55 in her first career 6K event at the Spartan Invite before lowering her time to 21:58 in the 6K Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (Oct. 12) ... Debuted in the season-opening Huskie Open with a time of 18:26, good for eighth among Wildcat runners.

    High School: Achieved all-conference and all-state status all four years of her cross country career ... Named team's Most Outstanding Freshman and later in her career the team MVP ... Helped East Grand Rapids with three state championships in her career (2008, 2009, 2011) ... Cross country team captain ... Also a three-time all-conference and all-state performer in track ... Member of state champion 4x800-meter relay team and helped set school records in 4x800 and 4x400 events ... Three-time Academic All-State and member of National Honor Society.

    Personal: Born Jessica Corey Baloga ... Daughter of Amy Williams and Mark Baloga ... Chose Northwestern over Michigan ... Plans on majoring in environmental science.