2007: Ran in five meets for the Rebels ... best 5k finish was 38th at the UC Riverside Invitational with a time of 18:43.10 (9/29) ... finished 83rd at the Aztec Invitational (9/15) to open the season, covering the 5k course in a time of 20:12.00 ... turned in a career-best 6k time of 23:26.00 at the NCAA Pre-National Meet (10/13) ... crossed the finish line in 43rd place at the MWC Championships (10/27) with a time of 24:16.00 ... wrapped up her season at the NCAA West Regional (11/10), covering the 6k course in 23:54.15 to finish 179th.
2006: Was the Rebels' best finisher in six of seven cross country meets ... best 5K finish and time of the year was a 5th-place finish at the UNLV Invitational (10/7), clocking a 19:05 ... finished 54th at the MWC Cross Country Championships (10/28), covering the 6K course in a time of 25:12.0.
2005: Paced the Rebels in every cross country meet as a freshman ... best finish was fourth at the Sacramento State Open (10/15), where she finished the 5K race with a career-best time of 18:13.0 ... added an 11th-place at the UNLV Invite (10/8) with a 5K time of 19:54.60 ... best 6K time was 23:34, which came at the MWC Cross Country Championships (10/29).
High School: A three-year letterwinner for the Panthers ... part of the 4x800 meter relay team that finished eighth at the 5A state meet in 2005 ... that relay team broke the school record in the event with a time of 9:27 ... ran in the Indiana senior all-star cross country meet.
Personal: Jennifer Chloe Shearer ... born on May 16, 1987, in Ft. Wayne, IN ... the daughter of Greg and Barb Shearer ... has a sister, Nicole, and a brother, Grant ... majoring in secondary education with a concentration in mathematics.
Shearer's UNLV Career Bests
5K 18:13.0 at Sacramento State Open (10/15/05) 6K 23:26.0 at NCAA Pre-Nationals (10/13/07)