Jenna Hinkle joins the Cross Country and Track and Field coaching staff for her first season as an assistant coach after graduating from UCSB in 2018.
As an athlete, Hinkle was a two-time NCAA Championship Qualifier for the 1500m in 2017 and 2018. Hinkle was also able to capture four Big West Conference Titles, three in track and field and one in cross country. She was able to take down two school records in her time at UCSB, one in the 3000m (9:24.41) and one in the 1500m (4:15.39), along with being in the top ten all time lists for the 800m (No. 3) as well as the 5000m (No. 3).