Jon Nelson
Jon  Nelson


Barboursville, W.Va.

High School:
Cabell Midland

Last College:

2006: A season best 5th place finish (27:16.02) at the Queen City Invitational.

2005: Recorded a personal best 25:44.21 8k time at the Conference USA Championship...Finished a season high seventh at the EKU Open with a time of 27:09.00 in the 8k race...Placed 10th at the Queen City Invitational.

2004: Finished 15th at the Miami Invitational... had a 15th place finish at the EKU Open... placed 67th at the MAC Championships.

2003: Attended the University of Cincinnati where he did not compete.

Prior to Marshall: Lettered in Cross Country and Track & Field... Team won WV AAA State Championship in track as a junior... Member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Born August 10, 1983...Son of Michael and Debra Nelson...Major is marketing.