Student and Alumni Spotlights for the Sports Medicine and Exercise Science Program

Jessica Linzy, Sports Medicine: Exercise Science

Name: Jessica Linzy
Major: Sports Medicine and Exercise Science
Hometown: Evergreen, AL
Fact: A lot of people from here call me “Bama” because of my accent and because I’m from there.

I chose to come to Belhaven because... my entire senior year in high school consisted of me praying for God to send me somewhere that would help me grow into the person He wanted me to be. When I started praying, I began to get phone calls and letters from here, and when I visited, I knew that Belhaven was where I was going to be for the next four years.

One relationship that has meant a lot to me while attending Belhaven... (other than the one with Christ), is my relationship with my roommate. She is my best friend, and I would not trade her for the world.

Because of my degree from Belhaven University... I will be able to reach my goal of helping people in the best way I know how... through the medical field.

One word to describe your experience at Belhaven: Challenging