WOMEN'S TRACK & FIELD
Jimison, a native of Sardinia, Ohio, became Mount Mercy's head track & field coach and assistant cross country coach prior to the 2010-11 season. He joined the Mustangs after serving as head men's and women's track & field and cross country coach at Union College in Barbourville, Ky.
Jimison built both programs from scratch at Union, and in four seasons with the Bulldogs, had 10 NAIA all-Americans and a national champion. He also counted five NAIA Scholar-Athletes during his tenure, and was the Appalachian Athletic Conference Coach of the Year in 2009 after leading Union to the AAC men's outdoor track championship.
Jimison competed in track & field and cross country at Berea College in Berea, Ky., where he was a three-time NAIA national meet qualifier for the Mountaineer cross country team and qualified for the steeplechase at the NAIA track & field national championships.
An NAIA Scholar-Athlete, Jimison earned a B.A. in physical education and health from Berea in 2003. After that, he served as an assistant track & field coach with the Mountaineers in 2004 and went on to earn a M.A. in physical education and health from Union in 2008.
Jimison and his wife, Bethany, currently reside in Cedar Rapids.
2010-11 Women's Track & Field Roster
|Erin Behan||SR||Distance||Independence, Iowa||Independence H.S.|
|Anne Bruno||FR||Distance||Maquoketa, Iowa||Andrew H.S.|
|Shelby Daisy||SO||Distance||Arlington, Iowa||Starmont H.S.|
|Kara Danielsen||JR||Distance||Eldridge, Iowa||North Scott H.S.|
|Keely Danielsen||JR||Distance||Eldridge, Iowa||North Scott H.S.|
|Wendi Dunn||FR||Distance||Alta Vista, Iowa||Charles City H.S.|
|Kelsey Hansen||SR||Throws||Alton, Iowa||Spalding Catholic H.S.|
|Taylor Helms||SO||Distance||Walker, Iowa||North Linn H.S.|
|Paula Hermsen||JR||Mid-distance||New Vienna, Iowa||Beckman H.S.|
|Jenna Higgins||SO||Javelin, sprint||Eldridge, Iowa||North Scott H.S.|
|Mackenzie Holladay||FR||Distance||Wilton, Iowa||Wilton H.S.|
|Nikki Hotz||JR||Javelin, sprint||Brandon, Iowa||Vinton-Shellsburg H.S.|
|Jacqueline Kane||JR||Mid-distance||Marion, Iowa||Marion H.S.|
|Cortni Kooi||JR||Jumps, sprints||Clinton, Iowa||Clinton H.S.|
|Amaris Myers||SO||Throws||Meservey, Iowa||West Fork H.S.|
|Stephanie Nibaur||SO||Distance||Elma, Iowa||Crestwood H.S.|
|Beca Orvella||SR||Hurdles||Decorah, Iowa||Decorah H.S.|
|Beth Ripperger||SR||Mid-distance||Knoxville, Iowa||Knoxville, Iowa/Kirkwood C.C.|
|Janae Rosien||SR||Jumps, sprints||Washington, Iowa||Kirkwood C.C.|
|Leah Schultz||SO||Distance||Mount Pleasant, Iowa||Mount Pleasant H.S.|
|Emilie Warren||SR||Sprints||Mount Auburn, Iowa||Center Point-Urbana H.S.|
|Larissa Wilden||SO||Multi-events||Clinton, Iowa||Clinton H.S.|
|Britney Yotter||JR||Distance||Wapello, Iowa||Wapello H.S./Iowa|
|Kori Yotter||SR||Mid-distance||Wapello, Iowa||Wapello H.S.|
|Allie Ziskovsky||FR||Throws||Cedar Rapids, Iowa||C.R. Prairie H.S./Missouri|
Strength & Conditioning Coach