Jenna Hutchins
Freshman Sophomore
Johnson City, 
Last School
Science Hill High School
Roster Years


  • Parents are Rick and Theresa Hutchins
  • Major: Communication Disorders
  • Only child
  • Has lived in four different states
  • Represented Northeast Tennessee Girls on the Run Ambassador
  • Instagram: jenna_h_2004

Before BYU 

  • Two-time (2020, 2019) Tennessee Gatorade Athlete of the Year in both Track & Field and Cross Country
  • Holds Tennessee state records in the mile (4:43) and 1600m (4:44)
  • Personal best time of 15:34 in the 5000m, an American U20 national record
  • Holds national junior high school record of 9:49 in the 3200m
  • 2019, 2018 Tennessee state champion in both the 800m and 1600m 
  • 2019, 2018 TSSAA Region champion in both the 800m and 1600m
  • 2017 TSSAA Region champion in the 3200m
  • Recorded first-place finishes at the 2021 New Balance Dash for Doobie 3200m, 2020 Five & Dime Track Meet 5000m, 2020 Music City Distance Carnival 3200m, 2020 Mondo Elite HS Invitational 1600m, 2020 VA Indoor Showcase Mile/Two Mile, 2019 Music City Distance Carnival Mile and the 2018 Hoka One One Postal Nationals 3200m
  • 2019-2020 TSSAA D1 All-State First Team, 2019-2020 TSSAA D1 All-Decade Team, 2020 NASF New Balance National Indoor All-American 2020 USA Track & Field News Athlete of the Week (5000m national record)
  • Two-time (2020, 2018) Tennessee state cross country champion
  • Recorded first-place finishes at 2020 Running Lane CC Nationals (15:58 national record, All-American) and the 2019 Foot Locker South Regional
  • Two-time Foot Locker All-American (2020, 2018) and 2020 Running Lane Nationals CC All-American (5K XC national record: 15:58)
  • Three-time (2020, 2019, 2018) TSSAA D1 LS All-State First Team 
  • First high school girl to run a sub-16 minute race in cross country
  • Awarded US MileSplit National Athlete of the Week five times during 2020 XC season and rated #171 in 2020 by US #1 Speed Rating Tully Runners
  • 2020 US MileSplit Girls National XC Athlete of the Year and 2020 USA Today High School Sports Girls National XC Athlete of the Year
  • Also played soccer with the Lonestar Soccer Club Elite Development Academy in Austin, Texas (2014-2016)
  • Member of National Society of High School Scholars; Latin 1 & 3 Award; Chemistry Award; Anatomy and Physiology Award

Career Results

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2023

Sophmore Year 2023

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Place Meet Time Distance
26th Run Elite Classic 19:10.3 5k
197th Cowboy Jamboree 26:21.0 6k
Medical Redshirt Year