|Hometown:||Richmond Hill, GA|
|High School:||Richmond Hill|
Saw action in four meets ... Season-best 8K time of 27:13 at the Bobcat Invitational was sixth on the team and 67th out of 162 entries ... No. 7 finisher among the Emory contingent at Pre-Nationals with a mark 27:54 ... Also competed at the Watermelon Run (28:10) and the 7K JSU Foothills where his outing of 23:24 placed 21st out of 176 runners.
Competed in four events ... Season-best 8K mark of 26:54 at the Furman Classic ranked 62nd overall out of 175 entries ... Scored as the Eagles' No. 3 finisher and placed ninth overall out of 79 runners at the Georgia DIII Invitational with an 8K mark of 27:54 ... Crossed the finish line in the No. 39 spot at the JSU Foothills Invitational, clocking a 27:51 ... Also raced at the Berry Invitational.
Competed for the cross country and track and field teams at Richmond Hill High School ... Was coached by Levi Sybert ... Team captain as a senior after serving as co-captain during his junior campaign ... Helped Richmond Hill HS to region titles in cross country and track and field ... Top 1,600-meter time was a 4:21 ... Posted an effort of 9:41 in the 3,200 meters ... National Honor Society member.
Son of Roger and Lisa Hedgepeth ... Born July 4.
Jacob Hedgepeth's Top 8K Times
JSU Foothills Invit.
|2017||Georgia DIII Invit.||27:54|