Jennifer Nelson
Jennifer Nelson
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Plainfield, Conn.
High School: Plainfield
Position: Throws

Background: Won the shot put competition at the 2012 Eastern Connecticut Conference (ECC) Indoor Championships with a toss of 39'4"... Helped Plainfield claim the team title at the ECC Medium Division Outdoor Track and Field Championships... Also played volleyball for the Panthers, earning a spot on the All-ECC First Team.

Personal: Daughter of Neil and Kathryn Nelson... Has two older brothers, Trevor and Zachary... Plans to major in Spanish... Born Aug. 7, 1994.