Lilian Jelimo
Lilian Jelimo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kapsabet, Kenya

High School:
Kapsabet Girls

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
12/11/1986


Personal Records: 3K ind.- 9:42.95, 5K ind.- 16:37.10, 3K steeple- 10:31.54, 10K- 35:22.35

2010: Placed 10th in the BIG EAST Championships in the 3K steeple with a time of 10:47.85.

2009 indoor: Recorded a season-best time of 17:07.26 in the 5,000 meters at the BIG EAST Championships.

2008: Placed third in the 10,000 meters with a school-record 35:22.35 at the BIG EAST Championships, topping the previous UC mark by 37 seconds ... topped her own school mark in the 5000 meters, winning in 16:55.46, at the All-Ohio Championships.

2007: Won the 3,000 meters at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships with a time of 10:10.15 ... ran a season-best 10:01.31 in winning the 3000 at the Indiana Relays ... qualified for the BIG EAST Championships with a 17:32.30 at the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational.

Personal: Born Dec. 11, 1986 ... from same village in Kenya as former Bearcat Solomon Kessio.

Academic Major: Pre-Nursing.