Jessica Baldwin-Philippi
Jessica Baldwin-Philippi
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Milpitas, Calif.
High School: Milpitas
College: Columbia

AS A SENIOR IN 2006-07: Placed 24th in San Francisco Invitational on 9/2 with a 5k time of 19:13.00.

AS A JUNIOR IN 2005-06: Raced in six competitions during the season...Best finish was 35th at WCC Championships on 10/29 with a 5k time of 20:06...Clocked season-best time of 19:21.21 in 38th place finish at Santa Clara Invitational on 10/15...Clocked a 6k time of 23:48 at the Sundodger Invitational on 9/17, her season-best at that distance...Finished 168th at NCAA West Regional Championships with a 6k time of 24:04.1.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2004-05: Raced in four competitions during the season... led the Broncos with her first place finish at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 19:29... was Santa Clara's top-finisher in a personal-best time of 18:37 at the Willamette Invitational... clocked a 5k time of 18:50 to place 27th, the best among the Broncos, at the Fresno State Invitational... placed 40th at the West Coast Confernce Championships with a time of 19:56. Click here to view track results.

WHILE AT COLUMBIA: Competed in three regular-season meets as a freshman ... top finish was a 45th-place effort out of 145 finishers at the Metropolitan Championships at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx, N.Y. ... Also competed in the Fordham Invitational at Van Cortlandt Park and finished 91st of 201 runners ... top 5,000-meter time at Van Cortlandt was 20:09 ... competed in the Lafayette Invitational and rcorded a 5,800-meter time of 23:01.70 at Metzgar Fields in Easton, Pa. ... finished 69th out of 107 finishers at Lafayette ... team finished second in the NCAA Northeast Region and 13th at the NCAA National Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2003 graduate of Milpitas (Calif.) High School ... coached by George Gilbert, Bob Sharpe and Matt Newbrough as a prep ... registered a 5,000-meter cross county time of 18:24 at Crystal Springs XC Course as a senior ... ran 11:08 in the 3,200-meters and 10:25 in the 3,000 ... also posted best times of 5:14 in the 1,600-meters and 2:22 in the 800 ... led prep team to CCS Division I titles twice in cross country and three league titles in track ... was CCS Division I individual champion in cross country as a sophomore and junior ... finished 13th in the USATF Winter XC Championships in 2001 ... finished 32nd at the Foot Locker West meet in 2000.

PERSONAL: Born June 18, 1985 in Syracuse, N.Y. ... parents are Brian Philippi and Cecilia Baldwin ... in addition to running, enjoys photography and sculpture ... career plans include becoming a journalist.