Linn-Mar's Jenks Finishes 47th at Junior Worlds

By Jeff Linder, Reporter

Linn-Mar's Stephanie Jenks competes during the 4a Iowa State Cross Country meet held in Ft Dodge, Iowa Saturday October 27th 2012. (


By KCRG Sports

LONDON — Linn-Mar High School sophomore Stephanie Jenks was 47th at the Junior World Triathlon Championships women’s race Thursday morning.

Jenks, a former state cross country champion (she is not out this fall) and a two-time state track champion, was timed in 1 hour, 2 minutes, 17 seconds. Jenks is competing for the Linn-Mar swimming team this fall.

American Tamara Gorman won the race in 57:08.

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